Boyko Borisov

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Boyko Metodiev Borisov (Bulgarian: Бойко Методиев Борисов, IPA: [ˈbɔjko mɛˈtɔdiɛf boˈrisof]; born 13 June 1959) is a Bulgarian politician who served as the prime minister of Bulgaria from 2009 to 2013, 2014 to 2017, and 2017 to 2021, making him Bulgaria's second-longest serving prime minister to date. Borisov was elected Mayor of Sofia in 2004. In December 2005, he was the founding chairman of the conservative political party Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (GERB), becoming its lead candidate in the 2009 general election. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Boyko Borisov has received more than 758,815 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Boyko Borisov is the 4,896th most popular politician (up from 5,810th in 2019), the 47th most popular biography from Bulgaria (up from 53rd in 2019) and the 24th most popular Bulgarian Politician.

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Among politicians, Boyko Borisov ranks 4,896 out of 15,710Before him are Emil Maurice, Theobald II, Count of Champagne, Nzinga of Ndongo and Matamba, Henry III, Margrave of Meissen, Jean-Pierre Boyer, and Kyriakos Mitsotakis. After him are Stanislav Kosior, Juan Prim, 1st Count of Reus, Mikheil Saakashvili, Altiero Spinelli, Countess Palatine Maria Franziska of Sulzbach, and Æthelred of Mercia.

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Among people born in 1959, Boyko Borisov ranks 31Before him are Kyle MacLachlan, Mauricio Macri, Ahmet Davutoğlu, Frank Darabont, Boris Nemtsov, and Michel Preud'homme. After him are Benny Gantz, Inger Nilsson, Rosanna Arquette, Alberto Fernández, Nina Hartley, and Kelly Lynch.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Boyko Borisov ranks 47 out of 313Before him are Hristo Botev (1848), Kiril, Prince of Preslav (1895), Ivan Shishman of Bulgaria (1350), Irina Bokova (1952), Kristalina Georgieva (1953), and Ivan Vazov (1850). After him are Aleksandar Stamboliyski (1879), Nikola Zhekov (1865), Rumen Radev (1963), Vasil Kolarov (1877), Ivan Sratsimir of Bulgaria (1324), and Jules Pascin (1885).

Among POLITICIANS In Bulgaria

Among politicians born in Bulgaria, Boyko Borisov ranks 24Before him are Christian Rakovsky (1873), Michael Shishman of Bulgaria (1280), Petar Mladenov (1936), Zhelyu Zhelev (1935), Kiril, Prince of Preslav (1895), and Ivan Shishman of Bulgaria (1350). After him are Aleksandar Stamboliyski (1879), Nikola Zhekov (1865), Rumen Radev (1963), Vasil Kolarov (1877), Ivan Sratsimir of Bulgaria (1324), and Vasile Lupu (1595).

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