Antonín Novotný

1904 - 1975

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Antonín Josef Novotný (10 December 1904 – 28 January 1975) was First Secretary of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia from 1953 to 1968, and also held the post of President of Czechoslovakia from 1957 to 1968. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antonín Novotný has received more than 137,896 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Antonín Novotný is the 2,391st most popular politician (down from 1,966th in 2019), the 77th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 22nd in 2019) and the 19th most popular Czech Politician.

Antonín Novotný was the President of Czechoslovakia from 1968 to 1975. He was most famous for his efforts to reform the economy and make it more efficient.

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Among politicians, Antonín Novotný ranks 2,391 out of 15,710Before him are Cevdet Sunay, Joseph Babinski, William I of Sicily, Vicente Fox, Theophano, and Lennart Meri. After him are Crown Prince Sado, Anastasia Romanovna, Attalus III, Theobald I of Navarre, Seongjong of Goryeo, and Milovan Đilas.

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Among people born in 1904, Antonín Novotný ranks 35Before him are Ernst Mayr, Dmitry Kabalevsky, Willem de Kooning, Witold Gombrowicz, Luis Carrero Blanco, and Alejo Carpentier. After him are Nikolai Ostrovsky, Joseph Campbell, Werner Forssmann, Ève Curie, George F. Kennan, and Louis Néel. Among people deceased in 1975, Antonín Novotný ranks 23Before him are Saint-John Perse, George Paget Thomson, Josemaría Escrivá, Nikolai Bulganin, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, and Graham Hill. After him are Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Julian Huxley, Paul Keres, Robert Robinson, Infante Jaime, Duke of Segovia, and Éamon de Valera.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Antonín Novotný ranks 77 out of 839Before him are Adalbert of Prague (955), Milada Horáková (1901), George of Poděbrady (1420), Alois Senefelder (1771), Johann Palisa (1848), and Matthias Sindelar (1903). After him are Bonne of Luxembourg (1315), Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679), Eugen Böhm von Bawerk (1851), Maria Christina of Austria (1858), Joseph Maria Olbrich (1867), and Jaroslav Seifert (1901).

Among POLITICIANS In Czechia

Among politicians born in Czechia, Antonín Novotný ranks 19Before him are Karl Hermann Frank (1898), Ludvík Svoboda (1895), Jan Masaryk (1886), Victor Lustig (1890), Milada Horáková (1901), and George of Poděbrady (1420). After him are Bonne of Luxembourg (1315), Maria Christina of Austria (1858), Ottokar I of Bohemia (1155), Konrad Henlein (1898), Archduke Friedrich, Duke of Teschen (1856), and Joanna of Austria, Grand Duchess of Tuscany (1547).