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Dingiri Banda Wijetunga

1916 - 2008

Dingiri Banda Wijetunga

Sri Lankabhimanya Dingiri Banda Wijetunga (Sinhala: ඩිංගිරි බණ්ඩා විජේතුංග,Tamil: டிங்கிரி பண்ட விஜேதுங்க; 15 February 1916 – 21 September 2008) was the fourth President of Sri Lanka from 1 May 1993 to 12 November 1994, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka from 3 March 1989 to 7 May 1993 and the Governor of North Western province, Sri Lanka from 1988 to 1989. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dingiri Banda Wijetunga has received more than 79,810 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,983rd most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Dingiri Banda Wijetunga ranks 11,903 out of 14,801Before him are Raimundo Pereira, Susenyos I, José Joaquín Trejos Fernández, Antonio Flores Jijón, Osric of Northumbria, and Mahmud Shah Durrani. After him are Radosław Sikorski, Ugo Mifsud Bonnici, Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh, Johannes Hahn, Esperanza Aguirre, and Danuta Hübner.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1916, Dingiri Banda Wijetunga ranks 178Before him are Eugene McCarthy, S. Yizhar, Robert Parrish, Milton Babbitt, José Joaquín Trejos Fernández, and Nancye Wynne Bolton. After him are Erich Mende, Lidia Wysocka, Ondina Valla, Yekaterina Zelenko, Iva Toguri D'Aquino, and Margaret Lockwood. Among people deceased in 2008, Dingiri Banda Wijetunga ranks 198Before him are Norman Smith, Ernesto Corripio y Ahumada, Aleksandr Abdulov, Gabriel París Gordillo, Anatoly Karatsuba, and Esbjörn Svensson. After him are Jimmy Giuffre, Tony Rolt, Jerry Reed, Nunzio Gallo, Johnny Griffin, and Frederick Seitz.

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In Sri Lanka

Among people born in Sri Lanka, Dingiri Banda Wijetunga ranks 22 out of 31Before him are John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher (1841), Ranil Wickremesinghe (1949), Ratnasiri Wickremanayake (1933), D. S. Senanayake (1883), William Gopallawa (1896), and M. G. Ramachandran (1917). After him are Ranasinghe Premadasa (1924), Frederick G. Donnan (1870), Malcolm Ranjith (1947), D. M. Jayaratne (1931), Dudley Senanayake (1911), and Alexander Khloponin (1965).

Among POLITICIANS In Sri Lanka

Among politicians born in Sri Lanka, Dingiri Banda Wijetunga ranks 11Before him are J. R. Jayewardene (1906), S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike (1899), Ranil Wickremesinghe (1949), Ratnasiri Wickremanayake (1933), D. S. Senanayake (1883), and William Gopallawa (1896). After him are Ranasinghe Premadasa (1924), D. M. Jayaratne (1931), Dudley Senanayake (1911), and Alexander Khloponin (1965).

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