Chandrika Kumaratunga

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Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga (Sinhala: චන්ද්‍රිකා බණ්ඩාරනායක කුමාරතුංග,Tamil: சந்திரிகா பண்டாரநாயக்க குமாரதுங்க; born 29 June 1945) is a Sri Lankan politician who served as the fifth President of Sri Lanka, from 12 November 1994 to 19 November 2005. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chandrika Kumaratunga has received more than 567,542 page views. Her biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Chandrika Kumaratunga is the 8,142nd most popular politician (down from 7,514th in 2019), the 13th most popular biography from Sri Lanka (down from 10th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Sri Lankan Politician.

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Among politicians, Chandrika Kumaratunga ranks 8,142 out of 15,710Before her are Mutakkil-Nusku, Hans Delbrück, Stanisław Wojciechowski, Lucius Calpurnius Piso Frugi, Henry Percy, and Élie, duc Decazes. After her are Edgar Faure, Su Tseng-chang, Frederick Louis, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck, Roger de Moulins, Manuel de Arriaga, and Abul Khair Khan.

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Among people born in 1945, Chandrika Kumaratunga ranks 166Before her are Duarte Pio, Duke of Braganza, George Alencherry, Princess Michael of Kent, Divine, Don McLean, and Mahinda Rajapaksa. After her are Viktor Saneyev, Richard Long, Linda Harrison, Douglas Hofstadter, Basil Poledouris, and Panagiotis Pikrammenos.

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In Sri Lanka

Among people born in Sri Lanka, Chandrika Kumaratunga ranks 13 out of 39Before her are St John Philby (1885), William Chester Minor (1834), Tony Hoare (1934), Anagarika Dharmapala (1864), Mahinda Rajapaksa (1945), and Michael Ondaatje (1943). After her are S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike (1899), J. R. Jayewardene (1906), D. S. Senanayake (1883), John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher (1841), Gotabaya Rajapaksa (1949), and M. G. Ramachandran (1917).

Among POLITICIANS In Sri Lanka

Among politicians born in Sri Lanka, Chandrika Kumaratunga ranks 3Before her are Sirimavo Bandaranaike (1916) and Mahinda Rajapaksa (1945). After her are S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike (1899), J. R. Jayewardene (1906), D. S. Senanayake (1883), Gotabaya Rajapaksa (1949), Maithripala Sirisena (1951), William Gopallawa (1896), Ranasinghe Premadasa (1924), Ratnasiri Wickremanayake (1933), and Dingiri Banda Wijetunga (1916).