Franjo Tuđman

1922 - 1999

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Franjo Tuđman, also written as Franjo Tudjman (Croatian: [frǎːɲo tûdʑman] (listen); 14 May 1922 – 10 December 1999), was a Croatian politician and historian. Following the country's independence from Yugoslavia he became the first President of Croatia and served as president from 1990 until his death in 1999. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franjo Tuđman has received more than 603,490 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Franjo Tuđman is the 628th most popular politician (up from 726th in 2019), the 8th most popular biography from Croatia (down from 3rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Croatian Politician.

Franjo Tuđman was a Croatian politician who is most famous for being the first president of the Republic of Croatia.

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Among politicians, Franjo Tuđman ranks 628 out of 15,710. Before him are Mobutu Sese Seko, Valentinian I, Mustafa IV, Enrico Dandolo, Hezekiah, and Olav V of Norway. After him are Diane de Poitiers, Peleus, Charles I of Anjou, Manuel I of Portugal, Christian II of Denmark, and Maximinus Thrax.

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Among people born in 1922, Franjo Tuđman ranks 9Before him are Yitzhak Rabin, Stan Lee, Christopher Lee, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Thomas Kuhn, and Norodom Sihanouk. After him are Boutros Boutros-Ghali, Erich Hartmann, Ava Gardner, Erving Goffman, Jack Kerouac, and Emil Zátopek. Among people deceased in 1999, Franjo Tuđman ranks 2Before him is Stanley Kubrick. After him are Hussein of Jordan, Mario Puzo, Scatman John, Hassan II of Morocco, Wilt Chamberlain, Pete Conrad, Joaquín Rodrigo, Yehudi Menuhin, Wassily Leontief, and Gertrude B. Elion.

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In Croatia

Among people born in Croatia, Franjo Tuđman ranks 8 out of 518. Before him are Josip Broz Tito (1892), Diocletian (244), Rudolf Steiner (1861), Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (-63), Valens (328), and Valentinian I (321). After him are Pope John IV (600), Pope Caius (250), János Kádár (1912), Roger Joseph Boscovich (1711), Franz von Suppé (1819), and Laura Antonelli (1941).

Among POLITICIANS In Croatia

Among politicians born in Croatia, Franjo Tuđman ranks 5Before him are Josip Broz Tito (1892), Diocletian (244), Valens (328), and Valentinian I (321). After him are János Kádár (1912), Crispus (305), Joanna II of Naples (1373), Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović (1968), Ivan Ribar (1881), Tomislav of Croatia (null), and Stjepan Radić (1871).