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Geert Wilders

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Geert Wilders (Dutch: [ˈɣeːrt ˈʋɪldərs]; born 6 September 1963) is a Dutch politician who has led the Party for Freedom (PVV) since he founded it in 2006. He is also the party's leader in the House of Representatives, having held a parliamentary seat since 1998. In the 2010 formation of the first Rutte cabinet, a minority government of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) – which he left in 2004 – and Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA), Wilders actively participated in the negotiations, resulting in a "tolerance agreement" between the PVV and these parties. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geert Wilders has received more than 4,055,934 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 56 in 2019). Geert Wilders is the 2,287th most popular politician (up from 6,841st in 2019), the 96th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 272nd in 2019) and the 14th most popular Dutch Politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 4.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 62

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.84

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Geert Wilders by language

Over the past year Geert Wilders has had the most page views in the with 1,479,770 views, followed by Dutch (711,092), and German (321,820). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Hebrew (1,212.09%), Ukrainian (988.33%), and German (917.48%)

Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Geert Wilders ranks 2,287 out of 19,576Before him are Nancy Pelosi, Attalus II Philadelphus, Biljana Plavšić, Şehzade Abdullah, Amaro Pargo, and Heonjong of Joseon. After him are Rudolf I of Bohemia, Burhanuddin Rabbani, Senusret II, Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria, Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia, and Nicias.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1963, Geert Wilders ranks 17Before him are Garry Kasparov, Till Lindemann, Sergey Bubka, Ronald Koeman, Peter Schmeichel, and Eros Ramazzotti. After him are Rick Rubin, Thomas Anders, Donnie Yen, James Hetfield, Jean-Pierre Papin, and Rafael Correa.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Geert Wilders ranks 96 out of 1,646Before him are Gerard van Honthorst (1592), Martinus J. G. Veltman (1931), Sophia of Hanover (1630), William IV, Prince of Orange (1711), Menno Simons (1496), and Isabelle de Charrière (1740). After him are Gerard ter Borch (1617), Gabriël Metsu (1629), Carel Fabritius (1622), Joris Ivens (1898), Norbert of Xanten (1080), and Leo Beenhakker (1942).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Geert Wilders ranks 14Before him are William II, Prince of Orange (1626), Johan de Witt (1625), William V, Prince of Orange (1748), Dries van Agt (1931), Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange (1584), and William IV, Prince of Orange (1711). After him are William II of Holland (1228), Mark Rutte (1967), Pim Fortuyn (1948), Pieter van der Aa (1659), William II, Duke of Bavaria (1365), and Ruud Lubbers (1939).