Boutros Boutros-Ghali

1922 - 2016

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Boutros Boutros-Ghali (; Coptic: Ⲡⲉⲧⲣⲟⲥ Ⲡⲉⲧⲣⲟⲥ-Ⲅⲁⲗⲓ, Arabic: بطرس بطرس غالي‎ Buṭrus Buṭrus Ghālī, Egyptian Arabic: [ˈbotɾos ˈɣæːli]; 14 November 1922 – 16 February 2016) was an Egyptian politician and diplomat who was the sixth Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN) from January 1992 to December 1996. An academic and former Vice Foreign Minister of Egypt, Boutros-Ghali oversaw the UN over a period coinciding with several world crises, including the breakup of Yugoslavia and the Rwandan genocide. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Boutros Boutros-Ghali has received more than 1,765,190 page views. His biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 80 in 2019). Boutros Boutros-Ghali is the 7th most popular diplomat (up from 8th in 2019), the 51st most popular biography from Egypt (up from 55th in 2019) and the most popular Egyptian Diplomat.

Boutros Boutros-Ghali was the sixth Secretary-General of the United Nations. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2001.

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Among diplomats, Boutros Boutros-Ghali ranks 7 out of 51Before him are Pocahontas, Kofi Annan, Gaius Marius, Ban Ki-moon, Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, and Dag Hammarskjöld. After him are Alexandra Kollontai, John Jay, Raoul Wallenberg, John R. Bolton, Ferdinand de Lesseps, and Folke Bernadotte.

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Among people born in 1922, Boutros Boutros-Ghali ranks 10Before him are Stan Lee, Christopher Lee, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Thomas Kuhn, Norodom Sihanouk, and Franjo Tuđman. After him are Erich Hartmann, Ava Gardner, Erving Goffman, Jack Kerouac, Emil Zátopek, and Pierre Cardin. Among people deceased in 2016, Boutros Boutros-Ghali ranks 15Before him are Bhumibol Adulyadej, David Bowie, Alan Rickman, Imre Kertész, Zaha Hadid, and Cesare Maldini. After him are Dario Fo, Andrzej Wajda, Islam Karimov, Alvin Toffler, Jerome Bruner, and João Havelange.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Boutros Boutros-Ghali ranks 51 out of 520Before him are Dalida (1933), Ramesses III (-1217), Sneferu (-2700), Smenkhkare (-1400), Ptolemy XIV of Egypt (-60), and Umm Kulthum (1898). After him are Manetho (-201), Ahmose I (-1560), Ptolemy XIII Theos Philopator (-62), Cleopatra I Syra (-204), Fawzia Fuad of Egypt (1921), and Moses in Islam (-1392).

Among DIPLOMATS In Egypt

Among diplomats born in Egypt, Boutros Boutros-Ghali ranks 1After him are Mohamed ElBaradei (1942) and Amr Moussa (1936).