Girija Prasad Koirala

1924 - 2010

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Nepal Ratna Girija Prasad Koirala (Nepali: गिरिजाप्रसाद कोइराला Listen ; 4 July 1924 – 20 March 2010), affectionately known as Girija Babu, also known as G.P. Koirala, was a Nepalese politician. He headed the Nepali Congress and served as the Prime Minister of Nepal on four occasions, including from 1991 to 1994, 1998 to 1999, 2000 to 2001, and from 2006 to 2008. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Girija Prasad Koirala has received more than 335,601 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Girija Prasad Koirala is the 10,099th most popular politician (down from 8,321st in 2019), the 332nd most popular biography from India (down from 236th in 2019) and the 113th most popular Indian Politician.

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Among politicians, Girija Prasad Koirala ranks 10,099 out of 15,710Before him are Guilhermina Suggia, Raymond-Roupen, Puzur-Ashur I, Euphrosyne, Thomas E. Dewey, and Joseph de Villèle. After him are King Huan of Zhou, Ariarathes IV of Cappadocia, Erishum II, Djedefhor, Hiệp Hòa, and José Canalejas.

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Among people born in 1924, Girija Prasad Koirala ranks 195Before him are Mike Bongiorno, Werner Kohlmeyer, José Donoso, Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia, Ed Koch, and István Nyers. After him are Klaus Huber, Gevork Vartanian, Jean-Michel Charlier, Viktor Astafyev, Wiel Coerver, and Vilgot Sjöman. Among people deceased in 2010, Girija Prasad Koirala ranks 152Before him are Bobbejaan Schoepen, Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, Fernando Riera, John Leslie, Werner Schroeter, and Pernell Roberts. After him are Carl Adam Petri, Norman Wisdom, Roberto Rosato, Stephen J. Cannell, Salvador Jorge Blanco, and Oswaldo López Arellano.

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Among people born in India, Girija Prasad Koirala ranks 332 out of 1,227Before him are Kishore Kumar (1929), Shammi Kapoor (1931), Swami Sri Yukteswar Giri (1855), Maithili Sharan Gupt (1886), Vichitravirya (null), and Rakesh Sharma (1949). After him are Margaret Murray (1863), M. N. Roy (1887), Nirmala Srivastava (1923), Lahiri Mahasaya (1828), Ahmad Shah Bahadur (1725), and Saint Alphonsa (1910).


Among politicians born in India, Girija Prasad Koirala ranks 113Before him are Madan Mohan Malaviya (1861), C. N. Annadurai (1909), Kumaragupta I (400), Mir Jafar (1691), Maithili Sharan Gupt (1886), and Vichitravirya (null). After him are Lahiri Mahasaya (1828), Ahmad Shah Bahadur (1725), Bal Thackeray (1926), Sanghamitta (-281), Hemu (1501), and Amrapali (-450).