Charles Haughey

1925 - 2006

Charles Haughey

Charles James Haughey (; 16 September 1925 – 13 June 2006) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who served as Taoiseach on three occasions – 1979 to 1981, March 1982 to December 1982 and 1987 to 1992. He was also Minister for the Gaeltacht from 1987 to 1992, Leader of the Opposition from 1981 to 1982 and 1982 to 1987, Leader of Fianna Fáil from 1979 to 1992, Minister for Social Welfare and for Health from 1977 to 1979, Minister for Finance from 1966 to 1970, Minister for Agriculture from 1964 to 1966, Minister for Justice from 1961 to 1964 and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Justice from 1959 to 1961. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Haughey has received more than 402,885 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,532nd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Charles Haughey ranks 12,427 out of 14,801Before him are Manohar Parrikar, Lloyd Bentsen, Tillman Thomas, Raoul Cédras, John Prescott, and Michael Manley. After him are Imangali Tasmagambetov, Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Nader Al-Dahabi, Judah P. Benjamin, Giorgos Kaminis, and Charles Canning, 1st Earl Canning.

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Among people born in 1925, Charles Haughey ranks 298Before him are Elaine Stritch, Anne V. Coates, Abel Muzorewa, Ritwik Ghatak, Mel Tormé, and June Lockhart. After him are Gunnar Birkerts, Kim Stanley, John Fiedler, William F. Buckley Jr., Marty Robbins, and Art Larsen. Among people deceased in 2006, Charles Haughey ranks 235Before him are Francisco Fernández Ochoa, Jimmy Johnstone, Moira Shearer, Shekhar Mehta, Elena Mukhina, and Lloyd Bentsen. After him are Proof, Shirley Walker, Tony Jay, Juice Leskinen, Noor Hassanali, and Vincent Sherman.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Charles Haughey ranks 216 out of 366Before him are Owen Moore (1886), Colm Tóibín (1955), Michael Scott (1959), Robert Emmet (1778), Alfred Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Northcliffe (1865), and Cathal Brugha (1874). After him are John Joly (1857), Albert Reynolds (1932), Louis Walsh (1952), Jack Lynch (1917), Duncan Hamilton (1920), and Liam Brady (1956).

Among POLITICIANS In Ireland

Among politicians born in Ireland, Charles Haughey ranks 40Before him are Liam Cosgrave (1920), John A. Costello (1891), Diarmait Mac Murchada (1110), W. T. Cosgrave (1880), Peter Sutherland (1946), and Cathal Brugha (1874). After him are Albert Reynolds (1932), Jack Lynch (1917), Richard Mulcahy (1886), John Bruton (1947), William Hobson (1792), and William Paterson (1745).

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