Cheddi Jagan

1918 - 1997

Cheddi Jagan

HE Dr. Cheddi Berret Jagan (22 March 1918 – 6 March 1997) was a Guyanese politician who was first elected Chief Minister in 1953 and later Premier of British Guiana from 1961 to 1964, prior to independence. He later served as President of Guyana from 1992 to 1997. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cheddi Jagan has received more than 232,543 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,498th most popular politician.

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  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

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    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Cheddi Jagan ranks 11,429 out of 14,801Before him are Juan Antonio Ríos, Abdurrahim El-Keib, Louis Bastien, Nellie Tayloe Ross, Dawn Fraser, and Pote Sarasin. After him are Sigeberht of Wessex, Sergio Pitol, Alger Hiss, Nicolae Crețulescu, John W. Foster, and Frederick Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava.

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Among people born in 1918, Cheddi Jagan ranks 167Before him are Margaret Osborne duPont, Russell Kirk, Peter Poreku Dery, Zara Dolukhanova, Robert Preston, and Gérard de Vaucouleurs. After him are Carlos Manuel Arana Osorio, Charu Majumdar, Madeleine L'Engle, Jorge Illueca, Georges Berger, and Jacqueline Susann. Among people deceased in 1997, Cheddi Jagan ranks 157Before him are Richard Jaeckel, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Tony Williams, Tamara Tyshkevich, Laurean Rugambwa, and Billy Bremner. After him are Ben Hogan, Conlon Nancarrow, Sotiria Bellou, Adriana Caselotti, Natallia Arsiennieva, and Heikki Savolainen.

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In Guyana

Among people born in Guyana, Cheddi Jagan ranks 2 out of 10Before him are Eddy Grant (1948). After him are Sam Hinds (1943), Neil Ritchie (1897), CCH Pounder (1952), Donald Ramotar (1950), Forbes Burnham (1923), Bharrat Jagdeo (1964), Walter Rodney (1942), and Ezekiel Jackson (1978).


Among politicians born in Guyana, Cheddi Jagan ranks 1After him are Sam Hinds (1943), Donald Ramotar (1950), Forbes Burnham (1923), and Bharrat Jagdeo (1964).

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