Gaston Thorn

1928 - 2007

Gaston Thorn

Gaston Egmond Thorn (3 September 1928 – 26 August 2007) was a Luxembourg politician who served in a number of high-profile positions, both domestically and internationally. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaston Thorn has received more than 82,665 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,632nd most popular politician.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Gaston Thorn ranks 3,609 out of 14,801Before him are Prince Eugen, Duke of Närke, Halimah bint Abi Dhuayb, Louis Joseph, Duke of Vendôme, Birabongse Bhanudej, Qazi Muhammad, and John Foster Dulles. After him are Vladimir Voronin, Sumu-abum, Olympia Mancini, Countess of Soissons, Ahmad al-Mansur, William II of Württemberg, and Thein Sein.

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Among people born in 1928, Gaston Thorn ranks 63Before him are James Ivory, Gene Sharp, Karlheinz Böhm, Bernard Buffet, Hans Blix, and Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. After him are Vera Rubin, Tony Richardson, Joe Jackson, Zhu Rongji, Colin Chapman, and Elias James Corey. Among people deceased in 2007, Gaston Thorn ranks 34Before him are Paul Watzlawick, Nils Liedholm, Paul Lauterbur, Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker, Momofuku Ando, and Stanley Miller. After him are Abdul Rahman Arif, Arthur Kornberg, Vladimir Kryuchkov, Barry Nelson, Jane Wyman, and Lois Maxwell.

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In Luxembourg

Among people born in Luxembourg, Gaston Thorn ranks 13 out of 52Before him are Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1955), Étienne Lenoir (1822), Marie-Adélaïde, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (1894), Jacques Santer (1937), Jules A. Hoffmann (1941), and Ernst von Mansfeld (1580). After him are Charly Gaul (1932), Edward Steichen (1879), Joseph Bech (1887), Nicolas Frantz (1899), Hugo Gernsback (1884), and Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Hohenberg (1922).

Among POLITICIANS In Luxembourg

Among politicians born in Luxembourg, Gaston Thorn ranks 7Before him are Robert Schuman (1886), John of Bohemia (1296), Jean-Claude Juncker (1954), Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (1896), Marie-Adélaïde, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (1894), and Jacques Santer (1937). After him are Joseph Bech (1887), Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Hohenberg (1922), Michel Théato (1878), Xavier Bettel (1973), Viviane Reding (1951), and Paul Eyschen (1841).

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