George Tenet

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George Tenet

George John Tenet (born January 5, 1953) is a former Director of Central Intelligence (DCI) for the United States Central Intelligence Agency as well as a Distinguished Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy at Georgetown University. Tenet held the position as the DCI from July 1997 to July 2004, making him the second-longest-serving director in the agency's history—behind Allen Welsh Dulles—as well as one of the few DCIs to serve under two U.S. presidents of opposing political parties. He played a key role in overseeing intelligence regarding weapons of mass destruction in advance of the Iraq War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Tenet has received more than 798,999 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,754th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, George Tenet ranks 12,643 out of 14,801Before him are D. M. Jayaratne, George Hearst, Roberto Maroni, Frank Forde, Aigars Kalvītis, and Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry. After him are Gray Davis, Dudley Senanayake, Hartwig Löger, Bakhytzhan Sagintayev, Matija Ljubek, and George Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll.

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Among people born in 1953, George Tenet ranks 296Before him are Kevin Nealon, Leonid Buryak, Valery Korzun, Sergei Starostin, Daniel Sanchez, and Stu Ungar. After him are Pat Symonds, Matija Ljubek, Jürgen Kurths, Vangelis Meimarakis, Michael J. Anderson, and Robert Beltran.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Tenet ranks 7,112 out of 12,171Before him are Travis Barker (1975), Carl Foreman (1914), Richard Gant (1944), Jack Johnson (1975), Patton Oswalt (1969), and Billy Mills (1938). After him are Bess Meredyth (1890), Martin Klebba (1969), Edith McGuire (1944), Spud Webb (1963), Wendell Corey (1914), and Gray Davis (1942).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, George Tenet ranks 474Before him are Levi Lincoln Sr. (1749), Mike Gravel (1930), Sam Webb (1945), Hugo Black (1886), John Ashcroft (1942), and George Hearst (1820). After him are Gray Davis (1942), Ann Richards (1933), Billy Cunningham (1943), Gene Okerlund (1942), Oliver Otis Howard (1830), and Bob Bradley (1958).