Charlie McCreevy

1949 - Today

Charlie McCreevy

Charles McCreevy (born 30 September 1949) is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician who served as European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services from 2004 to 2010, Minister for Finance from 1997 to 2004, Minister for Tourism and Trade from 1993 to 1994 and Minister for Social Welfare from 1992 to 1993. He served as a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Kildare constituency (and later the Kildare North constituency) from 1977 to 2004.When McCreevy resigned his Dáil seat on his appointment to the European Commission, his son, Charlie Jr., declined the opportunity to be the Fianna Fáil candidate in the resulting by-election. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charlie McCreevy has received more than 62,978 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 14,135th most popular politician.

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

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    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Charlie McCreevy ranks 13,818 out of 14,801Before him are Tammy Baldwin, Cécile Duflot, Samppa Lajunen, Beau Biden, Rashida Tlaib, and Cynthia McKinney. After him are Elena Băsescu, Sarah Sanders, Phil Scott, Claire McCaskill, Arundhati Bhattacharya, and Sam Lacey.

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Among people born in 1949, Charlie McCreevy ranks 511Before him are David Perdue, Ann Romney, Martin Buchan, Norm Coleman, Tom Corbett, and Pat Fraley. After him is Joe Royle.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Charlie McCreevy ranks 315 out of 366Before him are Shane Long (1987), Joe Kinnear (null), Sarah Bolger (1991), Michelle Smith (1969), A. J. Buckley (1977), and Elaine Cassidy (1979). After him are Steve Staunton (1969), Eve Hewson (1991), Kevin Moran (1956), Danny O'Donoghue (1980), Séamus Coleman (1988), and Sonia O'Sullivan (1969).

Among POLITICIANS In Ireland

Among politicians born in Ireland, Charlie McCreevy ranks 54Before him are Phil Hogan (1960), Seán Lemass (1899), Edward Carson (1854), Joseph Plunkett (1887), John Redmond (1856), and Seán Mac Diarmada (null).

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