Galo Plaza

1906 - 1987

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Galo Lincoln Plaza Lasso de la Vega (February 17, 1906 – January 28, 1987) was an Ecuadorian statesman who served as President of Ecuador from 1948 to 1952 and Secretary General of the Organization of American States from 1968 to 1975. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Galo Plaza has received more than 33,458 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Galo Plaza is the 12,455th most popular politician (down from 11,486th in 2019), the 6,348th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,143rd in 2019) and the 399th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Galo Plaza ranks 12,455 out of 15,710. Before him are Manuel María Lombardini, Shah Jahan III, Ramazan Abdulatipov, Ivan Evstratiev Geshov, Oskari Tokoi, and Joshua Nkomo. After him are Tage Reedtz-Thott, Reino Ragnar Lehto, Marc-Émile Ruchet, Serapio Calderón, Abel Goumba, and Małgorzata Kidawa-Błońska.

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Among people born in 1906, Galo Plaza ranks 247Before him are Jacqueline Cochran, Jan Diddens, Henry Roth, Paul Creston, Branislav Sekulić, and Klaus Egge. After him are Zoltan Sarosy, Márcio Melo, Joseph Höffner, Albert Charles Smith, Alexander Kazantsev, and Rolf Singer. Among people deceased in 1987, Galo Plaza ranks 164Before him are František Šafránek, J. Lawton Collins, C. L. Moore, Hans Gál, Paul Butterfield, and Alf Landon. After him are Joseph Höffner, Uwe Barschel, John Hammond, Igor Ilyinsky, Julien Darui, and Metaksia Simonyan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Galo Plaza ranks 6,348 out of 15,968. Before him are Michael Rosenbaum (1972), Jonathan Pollard (1954), Fats Navarro (1923), Harold Brown (1927), Marilyn Ferguson (1938), and Leila Denmark (1898). After him are Cassandra Peterson (1951), Hal Blaine (1929), Marla Gibbs (1931), Akebono Tarō (1969), Ruth Brown (1928), and Harry Hamlin (1951).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Galo Plaza ranks 399Before him are Henry Lee III (1756), Timothy Pickering (1745), Alf Landon (1887), Richard H. Truly (1937), Eugene McCarthy (1916), and Emily Donelson (1807). After him are Charles Carroll of Carrollton (1737), John W. Foster (1836), Mike Honda (1941), Jay Garner (1938), Elihu Yale (1649), and Theodore Long (1947).