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Algirdas Brazauskas

1932 - 2010

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Algirdas Mykolas Brazauskas ([ˈɐ̂ˑlʲɡʲɪrdɐs ˈmʲîːkoːɫɐs brɐˈzɐ̂ˑʊskɐs] (listen), 22 September 1932 – 26 June 2010) was the first President (fourth overall) of a newly re-independent post-Soviet Lithuania from 1993 to 1998 and Prime Minister from 2001 to 2006. He also served as head of the Communist Party of Lithuania that broke with Moscow. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Algirdas Brazauskas has received more than 138,667 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Algirdas Brazauskas is the 3,146th most popular politician (up from 3,557th in 2019), the 26th most popular biography from Lithuania (down from 25th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Lithuanian Politician.

Algirdas Brazauskas was the first non-communist president of Lithuania, and was in office from 1993 to 1998. He was a member of the Lithuanian Communist Party until 1990, when he resigned.

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Among politicians, Algirdas Brazauskas ranks 3,146 out of 15,577Before him are Ibrahim ibn al-Walid, Necho I, Francis IV, Duke of Modena, Ieng Sary, Eleanor of Toledo, and Hans-Georg von Friedeburg. After him are Tiberius III, Cylon of Athens, Louis Auguste, Duke of Maine, Mauno Koivisto, Argishti I of Urartu, and Hystaspes.

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Among people born in 1932, Algirdas Brazauskas ranks 58Before him are Robert Vaughn, Francis Lai, Zito, V. S. Naipaul, Nam June Paik, and Harriet Andersson. After him are Melvin Schwartz, John Updike, Anatoliy Solovianenko, Nagisa Oshima, Peter Eisenman, and Pier Angeli. Among people deceased in 2010, Algirdas Brazauskas ranks 30Before him are Viktor Chernomyrdin, Dino De Laurentiis, Miep Gies, Francesco Cossiga, Blake Edwards, and Néstor Kirchner. After him are Paul Schäfer, Louise Bourgeois, Bruno Cremer, Henryk Górecki, Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma, and Jean-Joseph Sanfourche.

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In Lithuania

Among people born in Lithuania, Algirdas Brazauskas ranks 26 out of 287Before him are Barbara Radziwiłł (1520), Marija Gimbutas (1921), Vytautas Landsbergis (1932), Nikolai Ostrovsky (1904), Valdas Adamkus (1926), and Emilia Plater (1806). After him are Jan Karol Chodkiewicz (1560), Wilfrid Voynich (1865), Isaac Levitan (1860), Gabriel Narutowicz (1865), Dalia Grybauskaitė (1956), and Sigismund Kęstutaitis (1365).

Among POLITICIANS In Lithuania

Among politicians born in Lithuania, Algirdas Brazauskas ranks 11Before him are Gediminas (1275), Algirdas (1296), Kęstutis (1297), Antanas Smetona (1874), Vytautas Landsbergis (1932), and Valdas Adamkus (1926). After him are Gabriel Narutowicz (1865), Dalia Grybauskaitė (1956), Sigismund Kęstutaitis (1365), Gitanas Nausėda (1964), Leo Jogiches (1867), and Skirgaila (1354).