Arnold Rüütel

1928 - Today

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Arnold Rüütel OIH (Estonian pronunciation: [ˈɑrnold ˈryːtel]) (born 10 May 1928) served as the last Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Estonian SSR from April 8, 1983, to March 29, 1990, Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Estonian SSR (from May 8, 1990: Supreme Council of the Republic of Estonia) from March 29, 1990, to October 6, 1992, and was the third President of Estonia from October 8, 2001, to October 9, 2006. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arnold Rüütel has received more than 89,873 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Arnold Rüütel is the 3,239th most popular politician (down from 2,718th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Estonia (down from 11th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Estonian Politician.

Arnold Rüütel is most famous for being the President of Estonia from 2006 to 2016.

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Among politicians, Arnold Rüütel ranks 3,239 out of 15,710Before him are Muhammad bin Saud, Ish-bosheth, Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild, Publius Licinius Crassus, Sigismund Báthory, and Clotilde of France. After him are Prince Paul of Yugoslavia, Magnus II of Sweden, Manco Inca Yupanqui, Inge the Younger, Mohammad Shah Qajar, and Candaules.

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Among people born in 1928, Arnold Rüütel ranks 57Before him are Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Francesco Cossiga, Karlheinz Böhm, Desmond Morris, Reynaldo Bignone, and Adam West. After him are Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Ida Haendel, Pat Hitchcock, Marco Ferreri, Erik Bruhn, and Patrick McGoohan.

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In Estonia

Among people born in Estonia, Arnold Rüütel ranks 12 out of 276Before him are Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen (1778), Konstantin Päts (1874), Wolfgang Köhler (1887), Louis Kahn (1901), Lennart Meri (1929), and Paul Keres (1916). After him are Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow (1929), Jacob De la Gardie (1583), Adolf von Harnack (1851), Jaan Kross (1920), Felix Kersten (1898), and Paul von Rennenkampf (1854).

Among POLITICIANS In Estonia

Among politicians born in Estonia, Arnold Rüütel ranks 5Before him are Catherine I of Russia (1684), Alfred Rosenberg (1893), Konstantin Päts (1874), and Lennart Meri (1929). After him are Jacob De la Gardie (1583), Felix Kersten (1898), Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie (1622), Neeme Järvi (1937), Kersti Kaljulaid (1969), Alexander Gorchakov (1798), and Bernhard Schmidt (1879).