Bülent Ecevit

1925 - 2006

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Mustafa Bülent Ecevit (Turkish: [byˈlænt edʒeˈvit]; 28 May 1925 – 5 November 2006) was a Turkish politician, poet, writer, scholar, and journalist, who served as the Prime Minister of Turkey four times between 1974 and 2002. He served as prime minister of Turkey in 1974, 1977, 1978–79, and 1999–2002. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bülent Ecevit has received more than 319,072 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Bülent Ecevit is the 2,805th most popular politician (down from 1,624th in 2019), the 321st most popular biography from Turkey (down from 231st in 2019) and the 173rd most popular Turkish Politician.

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Among politicians, Bülent Ecevit ranks 2,805 out of 15,710. Before him are Leopold, Prince of Hohenzollern, Senedj, Giuseppe Conte, Haakon III of Norway, Tancred, King of Sicily, and Gotse Delchev. After him are Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona, Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick, Carl Friedrich Goerdeler, Cleitus the Black, Manolis Glezos, and Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark.

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Among people born in 1925, Bülent Ecevit ranks 59Before him are Barbara Bush, Roy J. Glauber, Milton Obote, Juan Alberto Schiaffino, Robert Rauschenberg, and Baruch Samuel Blumberg. After him are Oscar Peterson, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Jean Tinguely, Claude Lanzmann, Bill Haley, and Ieng Sary. Among people deceased in 2006, Bülent Ecevit ranks 39Before him are Steve Irwin, Telmo Zarra, P. W. Botha, Markus Wolf, Melvin Schwartz, and Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. After him are Alida Valli, Anna Politkovskaya, Alexander Litvinenko, Shelley Winters, Ta Mok, and Shohei Imamura.

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Among people born in Turkey, Bülent Ecevit ranks 321 out of 1,128. Before him are Tryphon, Respicius, and Nympha (232), Thomas Palaiologos (1409), Raziye Sultan (null), Joannes Zonaras (1074), Apollinaris of Ravenna (101), and Fatih Terim (1953). After him are Cleitus the Black (-370), Ibn Hawqal (943), Alexander Ypsilantis (1792), Nikephoros I of Constantinople (758), Helenus (null), and Strato of Lampsacus (-335).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Bülent Ecevit ranks 173Before him are Seleucus IV Philopator (-217), Fritigern (400), Midhat Pasha (1822), Alexios I of Trebizond (1182), Menua (-900), and Thomas Palaiologos (1409). After him are Cleitus the Black (-370), Alexander Ypsilantis (1792), Helenus (null), Alaeddin Pasha (1250), Deiphobus (null), and David of Trebizond (1408).