Edward Heath

1916 - 2005

Edward Heath

Sir Edward Richard George Heath, (9 July 1916 – 17 July 2005), often known as Ted Heath, was a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1970 to 1974 and Leader of the Conservative Party from 1965 to 1975. Heath served 51 years as a Member of Parliament from 1950 to 2001. He was a strong supporter of the European Communities (EC), and after winning the decisive vote in the House of Commons by 356 to 244, he led the negotiations that culminated in Britain's entry into the EC on 1 January 1973. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Heath has received more than 3,521,854 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,130th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Edward Heath ranks 3,108 out of 14,801Before him are Louis-Jules Trochu, Walter Sans Avoir, Tantamani, Nero Julius Caesar, Dīpankara Buddha, and Emperor Kaika. After him are Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Do-Aklin, Néstor Kirchner, Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, Salome Alexandra, and Emperor Lizong.

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Among people born in 1916, Edward Heath ranks 38Before him are P. W. Botha, Peter Weiss, Peter Finch, Paul Keres, Jacque Fresco, and Frederick Chapman Robbins. After him are Dương Văn Minh, Ephraim Katzir, Emil Gilels, Michael Gough, Natalia Ginzburg, and Rafael Caldera. Among people deceased in 2005, Edward Heath ranks 39Before him are Joseph Rotblat, Wim Duisenberg, James Callaghan, Rosemary Kennedy, Ahmed Deedat, and Akira Yoshizawa. After him are Moustapha Akkad, Robert Wise, Maria Schell, George F. Kennan, Ephraim Kishon, and Peter Benenson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward Heath ranks 686 out of 5,347Before him are Allen Carr (1934), Chaim Herzog (1918), Offa of Mercia (800), William Oughtred (1574), Martin Evans (1941), and Helena Bonham Carter (1966). After him are H. L. A. Hart (1907), Alexander III of Scotland (1241), Peter Cushing (1913), Harold Lowe (1882), Betty Williams (1943), and George Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston (1859).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Edward Heath ranks 118Before him are James Macpherson (1736), James Callaghan (1912), William Penn (1645), John Balliol (1249), Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland (1915), and Offa of Mercia (800). After him are Alexander III of Scotland (1241), George Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston (1859), Mary, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange (1631), Princess Charlotte of Wales (1796), Alec Douglas-Home (1903), and Rob Roy MacGregor (1671).