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Carlos Menem

1930 - 2021

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Carlos Saúl Menem (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 989,469 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Carlos Menem is the 2,083rd most popular politician (up from 2,253rd in 2019), the 19th most popular biography from Argentina (up from 23rd in 2019) and the 6th 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 2,083 out of 15,577Before him are Menelik I, François Darlan, Euric, Konstantin Päts, Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria, and Toghrul. After him are Antonio López de Santa Anna, Ivan I of Moscow, Amasis II, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York, and Tiu.

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Among people born in 1930, Carlos Menem ranks 38Before him are Immanuel Wallerstein, Gary Becker, Bernie Ecclestone, Vigdís Finnbogadóttir, Biljana Plavšić, and Robert Wagner. After him are Hugh Everett III, Félix Guattari, Leon Cooper, Edsger W. Dijkstra, Tippi Hedren, and Lorin Maazel. Among people deceased in 2021, Carlos Menem ranks 30Before him are Wilbur Smith, Richard Rogers, Sonny Chiba, Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, Lars Vilks, and Donald Rumsfeld. After him are Anne Rice, Abimael Guzmán, Bernard Haitink, Steven Weinberg, Hans Küng, and Frank Williams.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Carlos Menem ranks 19 out of 1,019Before him are Jorge Rafael Videla (1925), Isabel Martínez de Perón (1931), José de San Martín (1778), Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (1953), Omar Sívori (1935), and Mercedes Sosa (1935). After him are Leopoldo Galtieri (1926), Mario Kempes (1954), Carlos Reutemann (1942), Gabriel Batistuta (1969), Marcelo Bielsa (1955), and Guillermo Stábile (1905).

Among POLITICIANS In Argentina

Among politicians born in Argentina, Carlos Menem ranks 6Before him are Eva Perón (1919), Juan Perón (1895), Jorge Rafael Videla (1925), Isabel Martínez de Perón (1931), and Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (1953). After him are Leopoldo Galtieri (1926), Richard Walther Darré (1895), Néstor Kirchner (1950), Violet Jessop (1887), Reynaldo Bignone (1928), and Alberto Fernández (1959).

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