Arthur Fadden

1894 - 1973

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Sir Arthur William Fadden, (13 April 1894 – 21 April 1973) was an Australian politician who served as Prime Minister of Australia from 29 August to 7 October 1941. He was the leader of the Country Party from 1940 to 1958. Fadden was born in Ingham, Queensland, to Irish immigrant parents. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arthur Fadden has received more than 155,274 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Arthur Fadden is the 13,953rd most popular politician (down from 12,693rd in 2019), the 294th most popular biography from Australia (down from 238th in 2019) and the 26th most popular Australian Politician.

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Among politicians, Arthur Fadden ranks 13,953 out of 15,710Before him are Mamuka Bakhtadze, Aires Ali, Aleksandr Tkachyov, Peter G. Peterson, Bailey Olter, and Yukio Edano. After him are Sylvestre Ntibantunganya, George Barnes, William Bradford, Chokri Belaid, Gene Okerlund, and Samuel Plimsoll.

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Among people born in 1894, Arthur Fadden ranks 206Before him are Norman Kerry, Lois Wilson, Frederick E. Morgan, Walter Byron, Peter Warlock, and Arthur Fiedler. After him are Warren William, Robert Russell Bennett, Fred Allen, Bud Jamison, and Beatrice Lillie. Among people deceased in 1973, Arthur Fadden ranks 215Before him are Ernst Klodwig, Joe E. Brown, Hans Haas, J. Carrol Naish, Lila Lee, and Tim Holt. After him are David Lack, Walt Kelly, Glenn Strange, A. Edward Sutherland, Crane Wilbur, and Maggie Laubser.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Arthur Fadden ranks 294 out of 790Before him are Darren Hayes (1972), Daphne Akhurst (1903), Leigh Whannell (1977), Lauren Jackson (1981), Claudia Black (1972), and Cathy Freeman (1973). After him are Viva Bianca (1983), Steven Bradbury (1973), Earle Page (1880), Luke Mitchell (1985), Adelaide Kane (1990), and Edward Clancy (1923).

Among POLITICIANS In Australia

Among politicians born in Australia, Arthur Fadden ranks 26Before him are William Deane (1931), Fiona Graham (1961), Stanley Bruce (1883), Gregory Mathews (1876), Peter Garrett (1953), and Ben Chifley (1885). After him are Earle Page (1880), Joseph Lyons (1879), Michael Jeffery (1937), John McEwen (1900), Frank Forde (1890), and Michael Joseph Savage (1872).