Carlos Menem

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Carlos Saúl Menem Akil (2 July 1930 – 14 February 2021) was an Argentine lawyer and politician who served as the President of Argentina from 1989 to 1999. Ideologically, he identified as a Peronist and supported economically liberal policies. He led Argentina as president during the 1990s and implemented a free market liberalization. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carlos Menem has received more than 866,714 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Carlos Menem is the 2,256th most popular politician (up from 2,308th in 2019), the 23rd most popular biography from Argentina and the 7th most popular Argentinean Politician.

Carlos Menem is most famous for being the president of Argentina from 1989 to 1999. He is also known for implementing a series of neoliberal economic reforms during his presidency.

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Among politicians, Carlos Menem ranks 2,256 out of 15,710Before him are Nguyễn Phú Trọng, Inge the Elder, Wei Yan, Wilhelm Marx, Phalaris, and Harthacnut I of Denmark. After him are Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York, Louis, Duke of Orléans, Artur Axmann, Abdullah II of Jordan, and Ivan I of Moscow.

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Among people born in 1930, Carlos Menem ranks 41Before him are Biljana Plavšić, Gary Becker, Hugh Everett III, Tippi Hedren, Félix Guattari, and Leon Cooper. After him are Gylmar dos Santos Neves, Carlos Kleiber, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Robert Wagner, Gena Rowlands, and Edsger W. Dijkstra.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Carlos Menem ranks 23 out of 900Before him are Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (1953), Mercedes Sosa (1935), Mario Kempes (1954), Leopoldo Galtieri (1926), Guillermo Stábile (1905), and Helenio Herrera (1910). After him are Gabriel Batistuta (1969), Carlos Reutemann (1942), Marcelo Bielsa (1955), César Luis Menotti (1938), Manuel Belgrano (1770), and Richard Walther Darré (1895).

Among POLITICIANS In Argentina

Among politicians born in Argentina, Carlos Menem ranks 7Before him are Eva Perón (1919), Juan Perón (1895), Isabel Martínez de Perón (1931), Jorge Rafael Videla (1925), Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (1953), and Leopoldo Galtieri (1926). After him are Manuel Belgrano (1770), Richard Walther Darré (1895), Néstor Kirchner (1950), Reynaldo Bignone (1928), Raúl Alfonsín (1927), and Fernando de la Rúa (1937).

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