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Chaim Weizmann

1874 - 1952

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Chaim Azriel Weizmann (Hebrew: חיים עזריאל ויצמן Chayyim Azri'el Vaytsman, Russian: Хаим Евзорович Вейцман, Khaim Evzorovich Veytsman; 27 November 1874 – 9 November 1952) was a Russian-born biochemist, Zionist leader and Israeli statesman who served as president of the Zionist Organization and later as the first president of Israel. He was elected on 16 February 1949, and served until his death in 1952. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chaim Weizmann has received more than 1,112,079 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia. Chaim Weizmann is the 928th most popular politician (down from 780th in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Belarus (down from 7th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Belarusian Politician.

Chaim Weizmann was a Zionist leader and the first president of Israel.

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Among politicians, Chaim Weizmann ranks 928 out of 15,577Before him are Charles I of Hungary, Jugurtha, Lee Myung-bak, Benjamin Harrison, Lev Kamenev, and Jiang Qing. After him are Basil II, Andrew II of Hungary, Sebastian of Portugal, Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg, Louis V of France, and Benjamin Disraeli.

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Among people born in 1874, Chaim Weizmann ranks 11Before him are Arnold Schoenberg, Herbert Hoover, Howard Carter, Edward Thorndike, Lucy Maud Montgomery, and Ernst Cassirer. After him are Max Scheler, António Egas Moniz, Johannes Stark, Alexander Kolchak, Carl Bosch, and W. Somerset Maugham. Among people deceased in 1952, Chaim Weizmann ranks 8Before him are George VI, John Dewey, Knut Hamsun, Eva Perón, Alexandra Kollontai, and Wilm Hosenfeld. After him are Paul Éluard, Karen Horney, Benedetto Croce, Walter Schellenberg, Elena of Montenegro, and Vittorio Emanuele Orlando.

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In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, Chaim Weizmann ranks 10 out of 330Before him are Menachem Begin (1913), Alexander Lukashenko (1954), Felix Dzerzhinsky (1877), Tadeusz Kościuszko (1746), Stanisław August Poniatowski (1732), and Andrei Gromyko (1909). After him are Simon Kuznets (1901), Yitzhak Shamir (1915), Meyer Lansky (1902), Sviatopolk I of Kiev (978), Chaim Soutine (1893), and Ryszard Kapuściński (1932).

Among POLITICIANS In Belarus

Among politicians born in Belarus, Chaim Weizmann ranks 7Before him are Shimon Peres (1923), Menachem Begin (1913), Alexander Lukashenko (1954), Felix Dzerzhinsky (1877), Stanisław August Poniatowski (1732), and Andrei Gromyko (1909). After him are Yitzhak Shamir (1915), Sviatopolk I of Kiev (978), Hacı I Giray (1397), Mstislav I of Kiev (1076), Stanislav Shushkevich (1934), and Zalman Shazar (1889).