Dési Bouterse

1945 - Today

Dési Bouterse

Desiré Delano "Dési" Bouterse (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈdesɪ ˈbʌutərsə]; born 13 October 1945) is a Surinamese politician who was President of Suriname from 2010 to 2020. From 1980 to 1987 he was Suriname's de facto leader after conducting a military coup and establishing a period of military rule. Bouterse was the chairman of the Surinamese political alliance Megacombinatie ("Mega combination") and the leader of the National Democratic Party (NDP), which was part of the Megacombination. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dési Bouterse has received more than 500,672 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,271st most popular politician.

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  • 62.95

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  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Dési Bouterse ranks 2,255 out of 14,801Before him are Prince Philippe, Count of Paris, Muhammad Shaybani, Sophie of France, Simon de Montfort, 5th Earl of Leicester, Hermann von Salza, and Ahmose-Nefertari. After him are Risto Ryti, Francis II of the Two Sicilies, Pedro V of Portugal, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Emperor Kōan, and Emperor Reigen.

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Among people born in 1945, Dési Bouterse ranks 30Before him are Björn Ulvaeus, Ian Gillan, Goldie Hawn, Neil Young, Moshe Katsav, and Mircea Lucescu. After him are Slobodan Praljak, Ram Nath Kovind, Mia Farrow, Jean Nouvel, Priscilla Presley, and Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi.

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In Suriname

Among people born in Suriname, Dési Bouterse ranks 1 out of 20After him are Edgar Davids (1973), Clarence Seedorf (1976), Ronald Venetiaan (1937), Johan Ferrier (1910), Aron Winter (1967), Henck Arron (null), Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink (1972), Jules Wijdenbosch (1942), Remy Bonjasky (1976), Henny Meijer (1962), and Stanley Menzo (1963).

Among POLITICIANS In Suriname

Among politicians born in Suriname, Dési Bouterse ranks 1After him are Ronald Venetiaan (1937), Johan Ferrier (1910), Henck Arron (null), Jules Wijdenbosch (1942), Remy Bonjasky (1976), and Chan Santokhi (1959).

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