Ernesto Zedillo

1951 - Today

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Ernesto Zedillo Ponce de León CYC GColIH GCMG (Spanish pronunciation: [eɾˈnesto seˈðiʝo]; born 27 December 1951) is a Mexican economist and politician. He was President of Mexico from 1 December 1994 to 30 November 2000, as the last of the uninterrupted 71-year line of Mexican presidents from the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). During his presidency, he faced one of the worst economic crises in Mexico's history, which started only weeks after he took office. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ernesto Zedillo has received more than 889,850 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Ernesto Zedillo is the 5,791st most popular politician (up from 7,224th in 2019), the 74th most popular biography from Mexico (up from 89th in 2019) and the 34th most popular Mexican Politician.

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Among politicians, Ernesto Zedillo ranks 5,791 out of 15,710Before him are Muhammad I Tapar, Frederick I, Duke of Austria, John VIII, Count of Vendôme, Heonjong of Goryeo, Kido Takayoshi, and Hisham III of Córdoba. After him are Juan Velasco Alvarado, Charles II, Elector Palatine, Jamasp, Infanta Cristina of Spain, Samuel Adams, and Alparslan Türkeş.

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Among people born in 1951, Ernesto Zedillo ranks 66Before him are Kirstie Alley, Bao Xishun, Nicu Ceaușescu, Glenn Hughes, Ben Feringa, and Horst Hrubesch. After him are Javier Marías, Chris Cooper, Joe Pantoliano, Alexander Sokurov, James Newton Howard, and Fernando Lugo.

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Among people born in Mexico, Ernesto Zedillo ranks 74 out of 487Before him are Alfonso García Robles (1911), Felipe Calderón (1962), Amado Carrillo Fuentes (1956), Tizoc (1436), Silvia Pinal (1931), and Pedro Lascuráin (1856). After him are Gustavo Díaz Ordaz (1911), Subcomandante Marcos (1957), Enrique Peña Nieto (1966), Verónica Castro (1952), Manuel Ávila Camacho (1897), and Mario J. Molina (1943).


Among politicians born in Mexico, Ernesto Zedillo ranks 34Before him are Guadalupe Victoria (1786), José María Morelos (1765), Itzcoatl (1380), Felipe Calderón (1962), Tizoc (1436), and Pedro Lascuráin (1856). After him are Gustavo Díaz Ordaz (1911), Enrique Peña Nieto (1966), Manuel Ávila Camacho (1897), Ce Acatl Topiltzin (947), Chimalpopoca (1397), and Miguel Alemán Valdés (1900).