Elena Ceaușescu

1916 - 1989

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Elena Ceaușescu (Romanian pronunciation: [eˈlena t͡ʃe̯auˈʃesku]; née Lenuța Petrescu; 7 January 1916 – 25 December 1989) was a Romanian communist politician who was the wife of Nicolae Ceaușescu, General Secretary of the Romanian Communist Party and leader of the Socialist Republic of Romania. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elena Ceaușescu has received more than 741,894 page views. Her biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Elena Ceaușescu is the 609th most popular politician (down from 592nd in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Romania and the 7th most popular Romanian Politician.

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Among politicians, Elena Ceaușescu ranks 609 out of 15,710. Before her are Smenkhkare, Michael VIII Palaiologos, Constantine IX Monomachos, Sun Quan, Hamza ibn Abdul-Muttalib, and Louis VI of France. After her are Anne, Queen of Great Britain, Nebuchadnezzar I, Edmund Burke, Epaminondas, Ptolemy XIV of Egypt, and Claudius Gothicus.

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Among people born in 1916, Elena Ceaușescu ranks 7Before her are Kirk Douglas, François Mitterrand, Olivia de Havilland, Roald Dahl, Gregory Peck, and Francis Crick. After her are Hans-Ulrich Rudel, Lyudmila Pavlichenko, Harold Wilson, Aldo Moro, Hans Eysenck, and Claude Shannon. Among people deceased in 1989, Elena Ceaușescu ranks 12Before her are Sergio Leone, Konrad Lorenz, Ted Bundy, Herbert von Karajan, Georges Simenon, and Andrei Sakharov. After her are Zita of Bourbon-Parma, Laurence Olivier, Lee Van Cleef, Osamu Tezuka, Bette Davis, and Andrei Gromyko.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Elena Ceaușescu ranks 11 out of 572. Before her are Eugène Ionesco (1909), Alaric I (376), Stephen Báthory (1533), Tristan Tzara (1896), John Hunyadi (1407), and Ion Antonescu (1882). After her are Mircea Eliade (1907), Johnny Weissmuller (1904), Michael I of Romania (1921), Béla IV of Hungary (1206), Béla Kun (1886), and Vlad II Dracul (1395).

Among POLITICIANS In Romania

Among politicians born in Romania, Elena Ceaușescu ranks 7Before her are Nicolae Ceaușescu (1918), Matthias Corvinus (1443), Alaric I (376), Stephen Báthory (1533), John Hunyadi (1407), and Ion Antonescu (1882). After her are Michael I of Romania (1921), Béla IV of Hungary (1206), Béla Kun (1886), Vlad II Dracul (1395), Carol II of Romania (1893), and Stephen III of Moldavia (1433).

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