George Maxwell Richards

1931 - 2018

George Maxwell Richards

George Maxwell Richards, (1 December 1931 – 8 January 2018), was a Trinidadian and Tobagonian politician who served as the fourth President of Trinidad and Tobago, in office from 2003 to 2013. He was the first President of Trinidad and Tobago and head of state in the Anglophone Caribbean to have Amerindian ancestry.A chemical engineer by training, Richards was Principal of the St. Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies in Trinidad from 1984 to 1996. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Maxwell Richards has received more than 120,433 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 7,603rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, George Maxwell Richards ranks 7,560 out of 14,801Before him are Sardanapalus, Sidney Sonnino, Maria Palaiologina, Ebrahim Afshar, Pōmare V, and Asif Ali Zardari. After him are Stephen the Posthumous, Euthydemus I, Milan Babić, Al-Hurr ibn Abd al-Rahman al-Thaqafi, Flavius Bauto, and John II of Cyprus.

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Among people born in 1931, George Maxwell Richards ranks 142Before him are Gennady Rozhdestvensky, Larry Silverstein, Lucian Mureșan, Mwai Kibaki, Igor Oistrakh, and Ryuzo Hiraki. After him are Uri Orlev, Pascal Lissouba, Jan Troell, John Gavin, Don Walsh, and Nick Bollettieri. Among people deceased in 2018, George Maxwell Richards ranks 122Before him are Michael Anderson, Gennady Rozhdestvensky, Oliver Dragojević, José Antonio Abreu, Kira Muratova, and Nicolas Roeg. After him are Ara Güler, Oleg Tabakov, Nicole Fontaine, John Gavin, Eduard Uspensky, and Harlan Ellison.

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In Trinidad and Tobago

Among people born in Trinidad and Tobago, George Maxwell Richards ranks 3 out of 43Before him are V. S. Naipaul (1932) and Haddaway (1965). After him are Nicki Minaj (1982), Billy Ocean (1950), Edmundo Ros (1910), Michael Fisher (1931), Dwight Yorke (1971), Stephen Mallory (1813), Anthony Carmona (1953), Paula-Mae Weekes (1958), and A. N. R. Robinson (1926).

Among POLITICIANS In Trinidad and Tobago

Among politicians born in Trinidad and Tobago, George Maxwell Richards ranks 1After him are Anthony Carmona (1953), Paula-Mae Weekes (1958), A. N. R. Robinson (1926), Keith Rowley (1949), Patrick Manning (1946), Kamla Persad-Bissessar (1952), and George Bovell (1983).