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Gaston Doumergue

1863 - 1937

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Pierre Paul Henri Gaston Doumergue (French pronunciation: [ɡastɔ̃ dumɛʁɡ]; 1 August 1863 in Aigues-Vives, Gard – 18 June 1937 in Aigues-Vives) was a French politician of the Third Republic. He served as President of France from 1924 to 1931, succeeding Alexandre Millerand, who had resigned. Tasked with important ministerial portfolios, he was first appointed President of the Council of Ministers in 1913, but was forced to leave power a few months after his appointment. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaston Doumergue has received more than 287,593 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Gaston Doumergue is the 2,622nd most popular politician (down from 2,594th in 2019), the 859th most popular biography from France (up from 886th in 2019) and the 200th most popular French Politician.

Gaston Doumergue was the President of France from 1913 to 1920. He was most famous for being the president during World War I.

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Among politicians, Gaston Doumergue ranks 2,622 out of 15,577Before him are Li Hongzhang, Muršili II, Muhammad bin Tughluq, Petronilla of Aragon, Charles III of Navarre, and Albert Frederick, Duke of Prussia. After him are George V of Hanover, Harald Greycloak, Georg Michaelis, Chaghri Beg, Moctezuma I, and B. J. Habibie.

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Among people born in 1863, Gaston Doumergue ranks 25Before him are Austen Chamberlain, Werner Sombart, Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky, Franz Stuck, Alexandre Yersin, and Wilhelm Marx. After him are Reinhard Scheer, George Santayana, Max Wolf, Heinrich Rickert, William Randolph Hearst, and Albert Calmette. Among people deceased in 1937, Gaston Doumergue ranks 23Before him are Yevgeny Zamyatin, Austen Chamberlain, Sergo Ordzhonikidze, J. Bruce Ismay, Rudolf Otto, and Princess Cecilie of Greece and Denmark. After him are Ramsay MacDonald, Jean Harlow, Karol Szymanowski, Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild, Frank B. Kellogg, and Charles-Marie Widor.

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Among people born in France, Gaston Doumergue ranks 859 out of 6,011Before him are Jacques Callot (1592), Balthus (1908), Ferdinand Cheval (1836), Stéphane Audran (1932), Jean-Luc Nancy (1940), and Charles III of Navarre (1361). After him are Caterina Valente (1931), Danielle Darrieux (1917), Juliette Binoche (1964), Martin Schongauer (1450), Paul Delaroche (1797), and Georges Brassens (1921).


Among politicians born in France, Gaston Doumergue ranks 200Before him are Guntram (532), Armand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu (1766), Guillaume de Nogaret (1260), Christina of Lorraine (1565), Jules Ferry (1832), and Charles III of Navarre (1361). After him are Magnentius (303), Raymond of Poitiers (1115), Adelaide of Maurienne (1092), Léon Gambetta (1838), John I of Aragon (1350), and Paul Henri Balluet d'Estournelles de Constant (1852).