Apolo Nsibambi

1940 - 2019

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Apolo Robin Nsibambi (25 October 1940 – 28 May 2019) was a Ugandan academic and politician who served as the 8th Prime Minister of Uganda from 5 April 1999 until 24 May 2011, when Amama Mbabazi succeeded him. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Apolo Nsibambi has received more than 92,667 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Apolo Nsibambi is the 13,372nd most popular politician (down from 11,453rd in 2019), the 14th most popular biography from Uganda (down from 10th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Ugandan Politician.

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Among politicians, Apolo Nsibambi ranks 13,372 out of 15,710Before him are Stanislaw Tillich, Ilias Tsirimokos, John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll, Viktor Khristenko, Mazie Hirono, and Adel al-Jubeir. After him are Roger Kolo, Viola Amherd, Ignatius Kutu Acheampong, Franco Marini, Danuta Hübner, and Mikio Aoki.

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Among people born in 1940, Apolo Nsibambi ranks 405Before him are Mary Ellen Mark, Grigory Kriss, Donna Mills, Alberto Fouilloux, Berit Mørdre, and Leila Ahmed. After him are Georges Carnus, Mariette Hartley, Gary Kurtz, K. J. Yesudas, John Esposito, and S. R. Srinivasa Varadhan. Among people deceased in 2019, Apolo Nsibambi ranks 376Before him are Zvonimir Vujin, Martin Feldstein, Kálmán Ihász, Siegmar Wätzlich, Andre Matos, and Heather Harper. After him are Shelley Morrison, Eduard Krieger, Enriqueta Basilio, Russi Taylor, Raymond Leppard, and Godfrey Gao.

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In Uganda

Among people born in Uganda, Apolo Nsibambi ranks 14 out of 35Before him are Yusuf Lule (1912), Godfrey Binaisa (1920), John Akii-Bua (1949), Bazilio Olara-Okello (1929), Danny Faure (1962), and Ruhakana Rugunda (1947). After him are Paulo Muwanga (1924), Scott Hicks (1953), Shekhar Mehta (1945), Geoffrey Oryema (1953), Emmanuel Wamala (1926), and Phill Lewis (1968).


Among politicians born in Uganda, Apolo Nsibambi ranks 10Before him are Tito Okello (1914), Mutesa II of Buganda (1924), Yusuf Lule (1912), Godfrey Binaisa (1920), Danny Faure (1962), and Ruhakana Rugunda (1947). After him are Paulo Muwanga (1924) and Amama Mbabazi (1949).