Frans Timmermans

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Franciscus Cornelis Gerardus Maria Timmermans (Dutch pronunciation: [frɑnˈsɪskʏs kɔrˈneːlɪs xeːˈrɑrdʏs frɑns ˈtɪmərˌmɑns]; born 6 May 1961) is a Dutch politician and diplomat serving as First Vice President of the European Commission since 2014, and has served in the von der Leyen Commission as Executive Vice President of the European Commission for the European Green Deal and European Commissioner for Climate Action since 2019. He previously served as First Vice-President to Jean-Claude Juncker and European Commissioner for Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights from 2014 to 2019. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frans Timmermans has received more than 536,768 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Frans Timmermans is the 9,213th most popular politician (down from 4,405th in 2019), the 402nd most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 173rd in 2019) and the 64th most popular Dutch Politician.

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Among politicians, Frans Timmermans ranks 9,213 out of 15,710. Before him are Marcus Lollius, Mikhail Rodzianko, Matteo Renzi, Lauri Ingman, Remismund, and John II Orsini. After him are Bo Yibo, Francesc Cambó, Amadou-Mahtar M'Bow, Ernst Wollweber, M. Visvesvaraya, and Aman Andom.

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Among people born in 1961, Frans Timmermans ranks 85Before him are Sergei Aleinikov, Tom Araya, Ralph Macchio, Jacky Cheung, Bernard Werber, and Guido Westerwelle. After him are Melissa Etheridge, Christopher Atkins, Tony Rominger, Jonas Jonasson, Christopher Meloni, and Joseph Kony.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Frans Timmermans ranks 402 out of 1,209. Before him are Dirk I, Count of Holland (875), Willem van de Velde the Elder (1611), Willem van de Velde the Younger (1633), Auguste Kerckhoffs (1835), Herman Snellen (1834), and Wim Hof (1959). After him are Adriaen van de Venne (1589), Co Adriaanse (1947), Wim Ruska (1940), Herman Willem Daendels (1762), Louis Couperus (1863), and Carel Godin de Beaufort (1934).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Frans Timmermans ranks 64Before him are Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft (1581), William Frederick, Prince of Nassau-Dietz (1613), Louis Beel (1902), Jan Gies (1905), Dirk V, Count of Holland (1053), and Dirk I, Count of Holland (875). After him are Herman Willem Daendels (1762), Joseph Luns (1911), Countess Albertine Agnes of Nassau (1634), Roméo Dallaire (1946), Edward, Count Palatine of Simmern (1625), and Pieter van der Aa (1659).

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