Enda Kenny

1951 - Today

Enda Kenny

Enda Kenny (born 24 April 1951) is an Irish former Fine Gael politician who served as Taoiseach from 2011 to 2017, Leader of Fine Gael from 2002 to 2017, Minister for Defence from May 2014 to July 2014 and 2016 to 2017, Leader of the Opposition from 2002 to 2011, Minister for Tourism and Trade from 1994 to 1997 and Minister of State for Youth Affairs from 1986 to 1987. He served as Teachta Dála (TD) for Mayo West from 1975 to 1997 and for Mayo from 1997 to 2020.Kenny led Fine Gael to a historic victory at the 2011 general election, his party becoming the largest in the state for the first time, forming a coalition government with the Labour Party on 9 March 2011. He subsequently became the first Fine Gael member to be elected Taoiseach for a second consecutive term on 6 May 2016, after two months of negotiations, following the 2016 election, forming a Fine Gael-led minority government. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Enda Kenny has received more than 1,539,067 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 9,055th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Enda Kenny ranks 9,008 out of 14,801Before him are Edward, Count Palatine of Simmern, P. J. Kennedy, Nasser Al-Sabah, Moza bint Nasser, Dmitry of Pereslavl, and Duke Eugen of Württemberg. After him are Polydorus of Sparta, Bernhard II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Carl Jaenisch, Vishwanath Pratap Singh, Mostafa Chamran, and Mirko Petrović-Njegoš.

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Among people born in 1951, Enda Kenny ranks 127Before him are Joachim Streich, Dražen Dalipagić, Jakaya Kikwete, Markku Alén, Vera Fischer, and Bertie Ahern. After him are Treat Williams, Mitsuru Adachi, Abel Ferrara, Sally Ride, Jean-Jacques Goldman, and K. K. Downing.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Enda Kenny ranks 107 out of 366Before him are John Boland (1870), Neil Jordan (1950), Dymphna (700), Nicholas Aylward Vigors (1785), Grace O'Malley (1530), and Bertie Ahern (1951). After him are John Millington Synge (1871), Edward Bruce (1275), Constantine III of Scotland (971), G. E. M. Anscombe (1919), Charles Villiers Stanford (1852), and Roy Keane (1971).

Among POLITICIANS In Ireland

Among politicians born in Ireland, Enda Kenny ranks 24Before him are Charles Stewart Parnell (1846), William Petty, 2nd Earl of Shelburne (1737), John Boland (1870), Nicholas Aylward Vigors (1785), Grace O'Malley (1530), and Bertie Ahern (1951). After him are Edward Bruce (1275), Constantine III of Scotland (971), Arthur Griffith (1871), Patrick Hillery (1923), Richard Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley (1760), and Pat Cox (1952).

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