Ehud Olmert

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Ehud Olmert (; Hebrew: אֶהוּד אוֹלְמֶרְט, IPA: [eˈhud ˈolmeʁt] (listen); born 30 September 1945) is an Israeli politician and lawyer. He served as the 12th Prime Minister of Israel from 2006 to 2009 and before that as a cabinet minister from 1988 to 1992 and from 2003 to 2006. Between his first and second stints as a cabinet member, he served as mayor of Jerusalem from 1993 to 2003. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ehud Olmert has received more than 1,047,576 page views. His biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Ehud Olmert is the 1,588th most popular politician (down from 1,431st in 2019), the 76th most popular biography from Israel (down from 67th in 2019) and the 25th most popular Israeli Politician.

Ehud Olmert was the Prime Minister of Israel from 2006 to 2009. He is most famous for his role in the 2006 Lebanon War.

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Among politicians, Ehud Olmert ranks 1,588 out of 15,710Before him are Bảo Đại, Martin of Aragon, Seljuk, Kurt Georg Kiesinger, Naser al-Din Shah Qajar, and Andronikos IV Palaiologos. After him are Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar, Menelik II, Musaylimah, Lala Mustafa Pasha, Peter IV of Aragon, and Moshe Sharett.

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Among people born in 1945, Ehud Olmert ranks 26Before him are Yoshinori Ohsumi, Lemmy, Björn Ulvaeus, Rod Stewart, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, and Ian Gillan. After him are Goldie Hawn, Mia Farrow, Priscilla Presley, Dean Koontz, Moshe Katsav, and Mircea Lucescu.

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Among people born in Israel, Ehud Olmert ranks 76 out of 389Before him are Jeconiah (-700), Ehud Barak (1942), Amon of Judah (-660), James, son of Alphaeus (-10), Annas (-22), and Dinah (null). After him are Pontius Pilate's wife (6), Ada Yonath (1939), Jehoash of Judah (-843), Baldwin III of Jerusalem (1130), Amalric of Jerusalem (1136), and Ahaziah of Judah (-900).


Among politicians born in Israel, Ehud Olmert ranks 25Before him are Baldwin V of Jerusalem (1177), Abijah of Judah (-1000), Jehoiakim (-634), Jeconiah (-700), Ehud Barak (1942), and Amon of Judah (-660). After him are Jehoash of Judah (-843), Baldwin III of Jerusalem (1130), Amalric of Jerusalem (1136), Ahaziah of Judah (-900), Unas (-2400), and Melisende, Queen of Jerusalem (1105).