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Frank-Walter Steinmeier

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Frank-Walter Steinmeier (German: [ˈfʁaŋkˌvaltɐ ˈʃtaɪnˌmaɪ.ɐ] ; born 5 January 1956) is a German politician who became president of Germany on 19 March 2017. He was previously federal minister for foreign affairs from 2005 to 2009 and again from 2013 to 2017, as well as vice chancellor of Germany from 2007 to 2009. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank-Walter Steinmeier has received more than 2,733,262 page views. His biography is available in 88 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 76 in 2019). Frank-Walter Steinmeier is the 864th most popular politician (up from 1,221st in 2019), the 242nd most popular biography from Germany (up from 344th in 2019) and the 70th most popular German Politician.

Frank-Walter Steinmeier is the current Minister of Foreign Affairs for Germany. He is also a member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany.

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Among politicians, Frank-Walter Steinmeier ranks 864 out of 15,577Before him are Qaboos bin Said al Said, Farah Pahlavi, Ahmad Shah Massoud, Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, and Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor. After him are Eleanor of Austria, Halfdan Ragnarsson, Nikolai Yezhov, Kurt von Schleicher, Calvin Coolidge, and Harold Godwinson.

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Among people born in 1956, Frank-Walter Steinmeier ranks 4Before him are Tom Hanks, Mel Gibson, and Christoph Waltz. After him are Steve Ballmer, Lars von Trier, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Christine Lagarde, Björn Borg, Tsai Ing-wen, Theresa May, and Bryan Cranston.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier ranks 242 out of 6,142Before him are Hermann Hoth (1885), Wilm Hosenfeld (1895), Heinrich Müller (1900), Pope Clement II (1005), Eduard Buchner (1860), and Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor (1086). After him are Martin Niemöller (1892), Kurt von Schleicher (1882), Irma Grese (1923), Joachim Gauck (1940), Friedrich Ratzel (1844), and Adam Weishaupt (1748).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier ranks 70Before him are Eduard Bernstein (1850), Wilhelm Frick (1877), Wilhelm Pieck (1876), Henry III, Holy Roman Emperor (1016), Wilm Hosenfeld (1895), and Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor (1086). After him are Kurt von Schleicher (1882), Irma Grese (1923), Joachim Gauck (1940), Friedrich Ratzel (1844), Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk (1887), and Julius Streicher (1885).