Graça Machel

1945 - Today

Graça Machel

Graça Machel (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈɡɾasɐ mɐˈʃɛɫ]; née Simbine, pronounced [sĩˈbĩni], born 17 October 1945) is a Mozambican politician and humanitarian. She is the widow of both former presidents of Mozambique and South Africa; Mozambican president Samora Machel and South African president Nelson Mandela. Machel is an international advocate for women's and children's rights and was made an honorary British Dame by Queen Elizabeth II in 1997 for her humanitarian work. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Graça Machel has received more than 1,007,158 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 5,767th most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

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    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.86

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Graça Machel ranks 5,732 out of 14,801Before her are Philip I, Count of Flanders, Zhu Yujian, Otto II, Margrave of Meissen, Alois Eliáš, 2nd Dalai Lama, and Arbogast. After her are Michel Rocard, Walter Warlimont, Rechiar, Christian August of Holstein-Gottorp, Prince of Eutin, Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora, and Alexandre Deschapelles.

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Among people born in 1945, Graça Machel ranks 89Before her are Angus Deaton, Milo Manara, Elis Regina, Peter Criss, Luis Ocaña, and Mahinda Rajapaksa. After her are Go Nagai, Anatoly Fomenko, Gunther von Hagens, David Purley, Daniel Olbrychski, and Jeremy Rifkin.

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In Mozambique

Among people born in Mozambique, Graça Machel ranks 6 out of 22Before her are Eusébio (1942), Samora Machel (1933), Carlos Queiroz (1953), Joaquim Chissano (1939), and Armando Guebuza (1943). After her are Mário Coluna (1935), Eduardo Mondlane (1920), Filipe Nyusi (1959), Afric Simone (1956), Júlio Duarte Langa (1927), and Alexandre José Maria dos Santos (1924).

Among POLITICIANS In Mozambique

Among politicians born in Mozambique, Graça Machel ranks 4Before her are Samora Machel (1933), Joaquim Chissano (1939), and Armando Guebuza (1943). After her are Eduardo Mondlane (1920), Filipe Nyusi (1959), Carlos Agostinho do Rosário (1954), and Luísa Diogo (1958).

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