Eduard Shevardnadze

1928 - 2014

Eduard Shevardnadze

Eduard Ambrosiyevich Shevardnadze (Georgian: ედუარდ ამბროსის ძე შევარდნაძე, Eduard Ambrosis dze Ševardnadze; 25 January 1928 – 7 July 2014) was a Georgian politician and diplomat. He served as First Secretary of the Georgian Communist Party (GPC), the de facto leader of Soviet Georgia from 1972 to 1985 and as Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Soviet Union from 1985 to 1991. Shevardnadze was responsible for many key decisions in Soviet foreign policy during the Gorbachev Era including reunification of Germany. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eduard Shevardnadze has received more than 402,383 page views. His biography is available in 76 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 528th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Eduard Shevardnadze ranks 524 out of 14,801Before him are Władysław II Jagiełło, Maximian, Didius Julianus, Emperor Jimmu, Agrippina the Younger, and Robert F. Kennedy. After him are Abdulmejid II, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Leopold II of Belgium, Pertinax, Christian IV of Denmark, and Ion Antonescu.

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Among people born in 1928, Eduard Shevardnadze ranks 10Before him are Noam Chomsky, Hosni Mubarak, Ariel Sharon, John Forbes Nash Jr., Ennio Morricone, and James Watson. After him are Rinus Michels, Philip K. Dick, Serge Gainsbourg, Agnès Varda, Osamu Tezuka, and Chinghiz Aitmatov. Among people deceased in 2014, Eduard Shevardnadze ranks 6Before him are Gabriel García Márquez, Ariel Sharon, Eusébio, Alfredo Di Stéfano, and Robin Williams. After him are Claudio Abbado, Wojciech Jaruzelski, Eli Wallach, Joe Cocker, Nadine Gordimer, and Luis Aragonés.

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In Georgia

Among people born in Georgia, Eduard Shevardnadze ranks 5 out of 202Before him are Joseph Stalin (1879), Darius the Great (-550), Aram Khachaturian (1903), and Lavrentiy Beria (1899). After him are Vladimir Mayakovsky (1893), Tamar of Georgia (1166), Tigran Petrosian (1929), Yakov Dzhugashvili (1907), Niko Pirosmani (1862), David IV of Georgia (1073), and Aleksei Brusilov (1853).

Among POLITICIANS In Georgia

Among politicians born in Georgia, Eduard Shevardnadze ranks 4Before him are Joseph Stalin (1879), Darius the Great (-550), and Lavrentiy Beria (1899). After him are Tamar of Georgia (1166), David IV of Georgia (1073), Zviad Gamsakhurdia (1939), Pharnavaz I of Iberia (-326), Sergei Witte (1849), Sergo Ordzhonikidze (1886), Vakhtang I of Iberia (440), and Rusudan of Georgia (1194).

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