Diosdado Macapagal

1910 - 1997

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Diosdado Pangan Macapagal Sr. (Tagalog: [makapaˈɡal]; September 28, 1910 – April 21, 1997) was the ninth president of the Philippines, serving from 1961 to 1965, and the sixth vice president, serving from 1957 to 1961. He also served as a member of the House of Representatives, and headed the Constitutional Convention of 1970. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Diosdado Macapagal has received more than 1,174,817 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Diosdado Macapagal is the 12,533rd most popular politician (down from 10,110th in 2019), the 30th most popular biography from Philippines (down from 25th in 2019) and the 19th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 12,533 out of 15,577Before him are Damiq-ilishu, Khalid Bakdash, Aurel Popovici, Atanasio Aguirre, Asharid-apal-Ekur, and Frederick North, Lord North. After him are Théodore Sindikubwabo, Dobri Bozhilov, Pyotr Andreyevich Shuvalov, Titus Didius, Ma Duanlin, and Karl Schenk.

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Among people born in 1910, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 200Before him are Gus Hall, Robert Cummings, Willy Ronis, Attilio Pavesi, Stanislaus Kobierski, and Nathan Alterman. After him are Saint Alphonsa, Elemér Kocsis, Rodolpho Barteczko, László Cseh, Walter Thiel, and Rolf Liebermann. Among people deceased in 1997, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 172Before him are Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Jarl Kulle, Adriana Caselotti, Corneliu Baba, Tete Montoliu, and Jeane Dixon. After him are Hans Bauer, Erich Eliskases, Dharamvir Bharati, Amos Tutuola, Afonsinho, and Eitel Cantoni.

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In Philippines

Among people born in Philippines, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 30 out of 126Before him are Ramon Magsaysay (1907), Fidel Ramos (1928), Joseph Estrada (1937), Sergio Osmeña (1878), Juan Luna (1857), and Francisco Balagtas (1788). After him are Antonio Luna (1866), Luis Eduardo Aute (1943), Carlos P. Garcia (1896), Gabriela Silang (1731), Lorenzo Ruiz (1600), and Macario Sakay (1878).

Among POLITICIANS In Philippines

Among politicians born in Philippines, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 19Before him are Manuel Roxas (1892), Benigno Aquino III (1960), Ramon Magsaysay (1907), Fidel Ramos (1928), Joseph Estrada (1937), and Sergio Osmeña (1878). After him are Carlos P. Garcia (1896), Macario Sakay (1878), Marcelo Azcárraga Palmero (1832), Leopoldo Serantes (1962), Pedro Paterno (1857), and Jose Maria Sison (1939).