António de Oliveira Salazar

1889 - 1970

António de Oliveira Salazar

António de Oliveira Salazar (; Portuguese: [ɐ̃ˈtɔniu dɨ oliˈvɐjɾɐ sɐlɐˈzaɾ]; 28 April 1889 – 27 July 1970) was a Portuguese statesman who served as Prime Minister of Portugal from 1932 to 1968. He was responsible for the Estado Novo ("New State"), the corporatist authoritarian government that ruled Portugal until 1974. A trained economist, Salazar entered public life with the support of President Óscar Carmona after the Portuguese coup d'état of 28 May 1926, initially as finance minister and later as prime minister. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of António de Oliveira Salazar has received more than 1,588,879 page views. His biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 244th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, António de Oliveira Salazar ranks 241 out of 14,801Before him are Theodore Roosevelt, Golda Meir, Antoninus Pius, Louis XI of France, Babur, and Charles VII of France. After him are Shimon Peres, Mehmed VI, Muawiyah I, Charles IX of France, Thutmose III, and Lucius Tarquinius Superbus.

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Among people born in 1889, António de Oliveira Salazar ranks 5Before him are Adolf Hitler, Charlie Chaplin, Martin Heidegger, and Ludwig Wittgenstein. After him are Jean Cocteau, Edwin Hubble, Jawaharlal Nehru, Ante Pavelić, Vaslav Nijinsky, Anna Akhmatova, and Arnold J. Toynbee. Among people deceased in 1970, António de Oliveira Salazar ranks 7Before him are Charles de Gaulle, Bertrand Russell, Janis Joplin, Gamal Abdel Nasser, Abraham Maslow, and Erich Maria Remarque. After him are Jimi Hendrix, Yukio Mishima, Sukarno, Max Born, Alexander Kerensky, and Hjalmar Schacht.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, António de Oliveira Salazar ranks 5 out of 370Before him are Ferdinand Magellan (1480), Vasco da Gama (1460), Bartolomeu Dias (1450), and Anthony of Padua (1195). After him are Prince Henry the Navigator (1394), José Saramago (1922), Pedro Álvares Cabral (1467), Fernando Pessoa (1888), Manuel I of Portugal (1469), António Guterres (1949), and Afonso I of Portugal (1109).

Among POLITICIANS In Portugal

Among politicians born in Portugal, António de Oliveira Salazar ranks 1After him are Manuel I of Portugal (1469), António Guterres (1949), Afonso I of Portugal (1109), Pedro I of Brazil (1798), John II of Portugal (1455), Sebastian of Portugal (1554), John I of Portugal (1358), Afonso V of Portugal (1432), John III of Portugal (1502), Peter I of Portugal (1320), and Manuel II of Portugal (1889).

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