Apisai Ielemia

1955 - 2018

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Apisai Ielemia (19 August 1955 – 19 November 2018) was a Tuvaluan politician. He served as the tenth Prime Minister of Tuvalu from 2006 to 2010, and was returned as a member of parliament in the 2010 Tuvaluan general election. He was re-elected to parliament in the 2015 Tuvaluan general election. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Apisai Ielemia has received more than 23,132 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Apisai Ielemia is the 13,046th most popular politician (down from 12,414th in 2019), the most popular biography from Tuvalu and the most popular Tuvaluan Politician.

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Among politicians, Apisai Ielemia ranks 13,046 out of 15,710. Before him are Vladislav Surkov, Jürgen Möllemann, Manuel Felipe de Tovar, Bill Richardson, Ramsey Clark, and Taki Inoue. After him are Juan Antonio Pezet, Abdulla Yameen, Sahra Wagenknecht, Koto Matsudaira, John Key, and Æscwine of Essex.

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Among people born in 1955, Apisai Ielemia ranks 270Before him are Nicolas Hulot, Andrew Divoff, Darius Khondji, King Kong Bundy, Bärbel Wöckel, and Karen Dotrice. After him are Steven Culp, K. Eric Drexler, Badri Patarkatsishvili, Diamanda Galás, Naomi Munakata, and Sam Simon. Among people deceased in 2018, Apisai Ielemia ranks 331Before him are Donald H. Peterson, Luisa Cuesta, Hans Aabech, Aly Lotfy Mahmoud, Győző Kulcsár, and Antonio Mercero. After him are Henri Dirickx, Roy Bentley, Roy Clark, Douglas Rain, Viktor Kanevskyi, and Michel Bonnevie.

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In Tuvalu

Among people born in Tuvalu, Apisai Ielemia ranks 1 out of 4. After him are Filoimea Telito (1945), Enele Sopoaga (1956), and Maatia Toafa (1954).


Among politicians born in Tuvalu, Apisai Ielemia ranks 1After him are Enele Sopoaga (1956) and Maatia Toafa (1954).