Gina Haspel

1956 - Today

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Gina Cheri Walker Haspel (born October 1, 1956), formerly an American intelligence officer, was director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) from 2018 to 2021. The first woman to hold the post on a permanent basis, she had previously worked as the deputy director under Mike Pompeo during the early days of Donald Trump's presidency.She became acting director following Pompeo's resignation in April 2018 and was nominated by President Donald Trump to become the permanent director. On May 17, 2018, she was confirmed as director, becoming the first woman to serve in the role. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gina Haspel has received more than 3,733,898 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Gina Haspel is the 2,841st most popular politician (down from 2,346th in 2019), the 912th most popular biography from United States (down from 774th in 2019) and the 77th most popular Politician.

Gina Haspel is most famous for being the first woman to be director of the Central Intelligence Agency.

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Among politicians, Gina Haspel ranks 2,841 out of 15,577Before her are Lu Xun, Natalya Naryshkina, Guy III of Spoleto, Irene of Hungary, Bindusara, and Lin Zexu. After her are Wilhelm Miklas, Duke of Zhou, Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki, Agostinho Neto, Hasdrubal the Fair, and Lady Sun.

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Among people born in 1956, Gina Haspel ranks 21Before her are Andy García, Paolo Rossi, Carrie Fisher, José Manuel Barroso, Linda Hamilton, and David Sassoli. After her are Ingemar Stenmark, Judith Butler, Martina Navratilova, Chris Isaak, Kim Cattrall, and Imelda Staunton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gina Haspel ranks 912 out of 18,182Before her are Willis Lamb (1913), James Tobin (1918), John Jacob Astor IV (1864), Barry Nelson (1917), Steve Reeves (1926), and Robert Vaughn (1932). After her are Edward C. Tolman (1886), John Fante (1909), D. W. Griffith (1875), Laura Branigan (1952), Harvey J. Alter (1935), and Davy Crockett (1786).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Gina Haspel ranks 77Before her are Bill de Blasio (1961), Kamehameha I (1758), Eliot Ness (1903), Kamala Harris (1964), Nancy Pelosi (1940), and Joseph P. Kennedy Sr. (1888). After her are John Sherman (1823), Barbara Bush (1925), Frank B. Kellogg (1856), Rudy Giuliani (1944), Harvey Milk (1930), and Cordell Hull (1871).