Geoffrey Howe

1926 - 2015

Geoffrey Howe

Richard Edward Geoffrey Howe, Baron Howe of Aberavon, (20 December 1926 – 9 October 2015), known from 1970 to 1992 as Sir Geoffrey Howe, was a British Conservative politician. Howe was Margaret Thatcher's longest-serving Cabinet minister, successively holding the posts of Chancellor of the Exchequer, Foreign Secretary, and finally Leader of the House of Commons, Deputy Prime Minister and Lord President of the Council. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geoffrey Howe has received more than 680,211 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,914th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Geoffrey Howe ranks 11,837 out of 14,801Before him are Freundel Stuart, Dan Bilzerian, Eulalio Gutiérrez, Chang Wanquan, Michael Ogio, and Sergey Mironov. After him are Roberto Azevêdo, Basil Boioannes, Alexander Lebedev, Andronikos Komnenos, Carlo Petrini, and Archelaus II of Macedon.

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Among people born in 1926, Geoffrey Howe ranks 270Before him are Dietmar Schönherr, Salahuddin of Selangor, Nel van Vliet, Pedro Dellacha, David Malet Armstrong, and Roberto Goyeneche. After him are George C. Williams, Pino Dordoni, Hermann Kant, Frank O'Hara, Danny Blanchflower, and Alfonso Sastre. Among people deceased in 2015, Geoffrey Howe ranks 266Before him are Natalia Molchanova, Galina Prozumenshchikova, Ellen Albertini Dow, Friedrich L. Bauer, Józef Oleksy, and Antonio Betancort. After him are Jean Vautrin, Jerry Weintraub, Dave Mackay, Gerrit Voorting, Lizabeth Scott, and Lyubov Kozyreva.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Geoffrey Howe ranks 3,011 out of 5,347Before him are Edith Sitwell (1887), Bert Williams (1920), Hayley Mills (1946), Ivor Novello (1893), Roland Orzabal (1961), and Leo Sayer (1948). After him are Minnie Driver (1970), Isaac Hempstead Wright (1999), Rupert Graves (1963), Peter F. Hamilton (1960), Lennie James (1965), and Ashley Young (1985).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Geoffrey Howe ranks 407Before him are Cadwallon ap Cadfan (591), Andrew Fisher (1862), John Taylor (1808), Princess Marie Louise of Schleswig-Holstein (1872), John Negroponte (1939), and Michael Howard (1941). After him are Emil Voigt (1883), Tony Abbott (1957), William Camden (1551), Charles Hardinge, 1st Baron Hardinge of Penshurst (1858), Tony Benn (1925), and Erskine Hamilton Childers (1905).