Dilma Rousseff

1947 - Today

Dilma Rousseff

Dilma Vana Rousseff (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈdʒiwmɐ ˈvɐ̃nɐ ʁuˈsɛf(i)]; born 14 December 1947) is a Brazilian economist and politician who served as the 36th president of Brazil, holding the position from 2011 until her impeachment and removal from office on 31 August 2016. She was the first woman to hold the Brazilian presidency and had previously served as Chief of Staff to former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva from 2005 to 2010.The daughter of a Bulgarian immigrant, Rousseff was raised in an upper middle class household in Belo Horizonte. She became a socialist in her youth and after the 1964 coup d'état joined left-wing and Marxist urban guerrilla groups that fought against the military dictatorship. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dilma Rousseff has received more than 2,892,051 page views. Her biography is available in 106 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 729th most popular politician.

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  • 106

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.91

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Dilma Rousseff ranks 724 out of 14,801Before her are Ahmose I, Ulysses S. Grant, Cambyses II, Stanisław Leszczyński, Basil I, and Walter Ulbricht. After her are Kurt Waldheim, Andrei Gromyko, Franjo Tuđman, Farah Pahlavi, Abd al-Rahman I, and Frederick IX of Denmark.

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Among people born in 1947, Dilma Rousseff ranks 11Before her are Paulo Coelho, David Bowie, Elton John, Brian May, James Hunt, and Brian Johnson. After her are Florentino Pérez, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, O. J. Simpson, Iggy Pop, Shirin Ebadi, and Paul Auster.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Dilma Rousseff ranks 7 out of 1,296Before her are Pelé (1940), Paulo Coelho (1947), Garrincha (1933), Oscar Niemeyer (1907), Ayrton Senna (1960), and João Gilberto (1931). After her are Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (1945), Michel Temer (1940), Antônio Carlos Jobim (1927), Didi (1928), Pedro II of Brazil (1825), and Zico (1953).


Among politicians born in Brazil, Dilma Rousseff ranks 1After her are Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (1945), Michel Temer (1940), Pedro II of Brazil (1825), Jair Bolsonaro (1955), Maria II of Portugal (1819), Getúlio Vargas (1882), Juscelino Kubitschek (1902), Fernando Henrique Cardoso (1931), Zumbi (1655), Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco (1897), and João Goulart (1918).

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