POLITICIAN

Carmen Pereira

1937 - 2016

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Carmen Maria de Araújo Pereira (22 September 1936 – 4 June 2016) was a Bissau-Guinean politician. She served three days as Acting President in 1984, becoming the first woman in this role in Africa and the only one in Guinea-Bissau's history. She had the shortest term as the Acting President, serving only three days in office. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carmen Pereira has received more than 80,678 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Carmen Pereira is the 7,864th most popular politician (down from 7,445th in 2019), the 4th most popular biography from Guinea-Bissau (up from 5th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Guinea-Bissauan Politician.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Carmen Pereira ranks 7,864 out of 19,576Before her are Henry Beaufort, Yuriko Koike, Prince Ernest Augustus of Hanover, Fazlollah Zahedi, Nouhak Phoumsavanh, and Otto Henry, Elector Palatine. After her are Louis VII, Duke of Bavaria, Louis Philippe, Crown Prince of Belgium, Akbar II, José Félix Uriburu, Jaʻfar ibn Yahya, and Joanna, Duchess of Brabant.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1937, Carmen Pereira ranks 136Before her are Viacheslav Chornovil, Guy Marchand, Bella Akhmadulina, Alberto Spencer, Amos Tversky, and Aslan Usoyan. After her are Ned Beatty, Monkey Punch, Valentin Bondarenko, Dan Shomron, John Kennedy Toole, and Tung Chee-hwa. Among people deceased in 2016, Carmen Pereira ranks 133Before her are Goran Hadžić, Isao Tomita, Louis Pilot, Greg Lake, Franco Citti, and Juan Gabriel. After her are Gato Barbieri, Fredrik Barth, Neville Marriner, Maurice White, Loris Francesco Capovilla, and Gordie Howe.

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In Guinea-Bissau

Among people born in Guinea-Bissau, Carmen Pereira ranks 4 out of 38Before her are Amílcar Cabral (1924), João Bernardo Vieira (1939), and Luís Cabral (1931). After her are Malam Bacai Sanhá (1947), Kumba Ialá (1953), Henrique Rosa (1946), Carlos Correia (1933), José Mário Vaz (1957), Veríssimo Correia Seabra (1947), Umaro Sissoco Embaló (1972), and Carlos Gomes Júnior (1949).

Among POLITICIANS In Guinea-Bissau

Among politicians born in Guinea-Bissau, Carmen Pereira ranks 3Before her are João Bernardo Vieira (1939), and Luís Cabral (1931). After her are Malam Bacai Sanhá (1947), Kumba Ialá (1953), Henrique Rosa (1946), Carlos Correia (1933), José Mário Vaz (1957), Veríssimo Correia Seabra (1947), Umaro Sissoco Embaló (1972), Carlos Gomes Júnior (1949), and Raimundo Pereira (1956).