Gladwyn Jebb

1900 - 1996

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Hubert Miles Gladwyn Jebb, 1st Baron Gladwyn (25 April 1900 – 24 October 1996), was a prominent British civil servant, diplomat and politician as well as the Acting Secretary-General of the United Nations for a little over three months. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gladwyn Jebb has received more than 181,749 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Gladwyn Jebb is the 2,572nd most popular politician (up from 2,614th in 2019), the 618th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 598th in 2019) and the 108th most popular British Politician.

Gladwyn Jebb was a British diplomat who was the secretary-general of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. He is most famous for his role in the development of the Marshall Plan, which helped rebuild Europe after World War II.

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Among politicians, Gladwyn Jebb ranks 2,572 out of 15,710. Before him are Piye, Thaksin Shinawatra, Eleanor of Toledo, Amalie Auguste of Bavaria, Alfred Hugenberg, and Konstantinos Karamanlis. After him are Jacob Zuma, Antipater the Idumaean, Sverker I of Sweden, Natalya Naryshkina, Antonio José de Sucre, and Julia Maesa.

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Among people born in 1900, Gladwyn Jebb ranks 37Before him are W. Edwards Deming, Richard Kuhn, Chiune Sugihara, Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta, Knud, Hereditary Prince of Denmark, and Zelda Fitzgerald. After him are Walther Wenck, Edith Frank, Ragnar Granit, Pak Hon-yong, Howard H. Aiken, and Anna Seghers. Among people deceased in 1996, Gladwyn Jebb ranks 26Before him are Tadeusz Reichstein, Silvio Piola, Artur Axmann, Odysseas Elytis, Magda Schneider, and Solomon Asch. After him are René Clément, Abdus Salam, Joan Clarke, Andreas Papandreou, Mohamed Farrah Aidid, and Marcel Carné.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Gladwyn Jebb ranks 618 out of 6,924. Before him are John Langdon Down (1828), Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon (1930), Sean Bean (1959), Ian McEwan (1948), Gordon Brown (1951), and Bobby Robson (1933). After him are Saint Malachy (1094), H. Rider Haggard (1856), Tim Curry (1946), Thomas Cranmer (1489), A. A. Milne (1882), and Thomas Malory (1405).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Gladwyn Jebb ranks 108Before him are Cecily Neville, Duchess of York (1415), Kenneth MacAlpin (810), William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne (1779), Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford (1550), Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon (1930), and Gordon Brown (1951). After him are Henry the Young King (1155), John Buchan (1875), Æthelberht, King of Wessex (836), William Wilberforce (1759), Stanley Baldwin (1867), and Ernest Augustus, King of Hanover (1771).