Ben Chifley

1885 - 1951

Ben Chifley

Joseph Benedict Chifley (; 22 September 1885 – 13 June 1951) was an Australian politician who served as the 16th Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1945 to 1949. He was leader of the Labor Party from 1945 until his death. Chifley was born in Bathurst, New South Wales. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ben Chifley has received more than 292,594 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,950th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Ben Chifley ranks 12,830 out of 14,801Before him are Abraham Baldwin, Henry Puna, Lorenzo Snow, Jill Biden, Bill Richardson, and Manouchehr Mottaki. After him are Kamisese Mara, Femke Halsema, Jo Cox, Kaj Leo Johannesen, Waldemar Pawlak, and Arun Jaitley.

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Among people born in 1885, Ben Chifley ranks 151Before him are Roque González Garza, Otto Kruger, Frank Hurley, Art Ross, Charles Rosher, and Frederick Holman. After him are Alain LeRoy Locke and Lionel Atwill. Among people deceased in 1951, Ben Chifley ranks 116Before him are Robert Walker, Kim Myeong-sun, Edith Hannam, Choudhry Rahmat Ali, Tom Kiely, and Sigmund Romberg. After him is Mildred Bailey.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Ben Chifley ranks 250 out of 575Before him are Zeljko Kalac (1972), Iggy Azalea (1990), Helen Quinn (1943), Ruby Payne-Scott (1912), Greg Norman (1955), and John Gorton (1911). After him are Darren Hayes (1972), David Walker (1941), Peta Wilson (1970), Matthew Bingley (1971), Essie Davis (1970), and Kyrie Irving (1992).

Among POLITICIANS In Australia

Among politicians born in Australia, Ben Chifley ranks 26Before him are Andrew Lesnie (1956), Michael Jeffery (1937), Frank Forde (1890), Earle Page (1880), Arthur Fadden (1894), and John Gorton (1911). After him are Michael Joseph Savage (1872), Joseph Lyons (1879), Fiona Graham (1961), John McEwen (1900), James Scullin (1876), and John Kerr (1914).

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