Edem Kodjo

1938 - 2020

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Édouard Kodjovi "Edem" Kodjo (May 23, 1938 – April 11, 2020), was a Togolese politician and diplomat. He was Secretary-General of the Organisation of African Unity from 1978 to 1983; later, in Togo, he was a prominent opposition leader after the introduction of multi-party politics. He served as Prime Minister from 1994 to 1996 and again from 2005 to 2006. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edem Kodjo has received more than 62,021 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Edem Kodjo is the 7,962nd most popular politician, the 3rd most popular biography from Togo and the 3rd most popular Togolese Politician.

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Among politicians, Edem Kodjo ranks 7,962 out of 15,710Before him are Chang of Goryeo, Meritites I, Alexander, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg, Artavasdes I of Armenia, Mstislav Mstislavich, and Neferirkare. After him are Julius Constantius, Sergei Korsakoff, Katō Takaaki, Ken Tyrrell, Rajaraja I, and José Bonifácio de Andrada.

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Among people born in 1938, Edem Kodjo ranks 167Before him are Sergei Novikov, James W. Christy, Beata Tyszkiewicz, Omar Abdel-Rahman, Larry Niven, and Ahmed Qurei. After him are Ove Andersson, Daniel Buren, Evel Knievel, Isabelle Aubret, Götz George, and Emile Griffith. Among people deceased in 2020, Edem Kodjo ranks 229Before him are Paik Sun-yup, Terry Goodkind, Theodor Wagner, Edén Pastora, Mário de Araújo Cabral, and David Stern. After him are Tomás Balcázar, Lê Khả Phiêu, Vyacheslav Kebich, Rishi Kapoor, János Göröcs, and Irrfan Khan.

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Among people born in Togo, Edem Kodjo ranks 3 out of 30Before him are Gnassingbé Eyadéma (1935) and Sylvanus Olympio (1902). After him are Nicéphore Soglo (1934), Emmanuel Adebayor (1984), Nicolas Grunitzky (1913), Faure Gnassingbé (1966), Komi Sélom Klassou (1960), Mohamed Kader (1979), Massamasso Tchangai (1978), Kossi Agassa (1978), and Jean-Paul Abalo (1975).

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Among politicians born in Togo, Edem Kodjo ranks 3Before him are Gnassingbé Eyadéma (1935) and Sylvanus Olympio (1902). After him are Nicéphore Soglo (1934), Nicolas Grunitzky (1913), Faure Gnassingbé (1966), Komi Sélom Klassou (1960), and Gilbert Houngbo (1961).