Guðni Th. Jóhannesson

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Guðni Thorlacius Jóhannesson (Icelandic pronunciation: ​[ˈkvʏðnɪ ˈtʰɔrlaˌsiːʏs ˈjouːhanɛsɔn]; born 26 June 1968) is an Icelandic historian and politician serving as the sixth and current president of Iceland. He took office in 2016 after winning the most votes in the 2016 election, 71,356 (39.1%). He was reelected in 2020 with 92.2% of the vote.A historian, Guðni was a docent at the University of Iceland before running for president in 2016. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Guðni Th. Jóhannesson has received more than 765,706 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Guðni Th. Jóhannesson is the 6,889th most popular politician (up from 7,827th in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Iceland (up from 20th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Icelander Politician.

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Among politicians, Guðni Th. Jóhannesson ranks 6,889 out of 15,710Before him are Menkare, Lamberto Dini, Shukri al-Quwatli, T. V. Soong, Louis Botha, and Nikita Ivanovich Panin. After him are Edmund Heines, Gaius Fabricius Luscinus, Hasan Prishtina, Sigfried, Count of the Ardennes, Cao Kun, and Félix Gouin.

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Among people born in 1968, Guðni Th. Jóhannesson ranks 42Before him are Sabrina Salerno, Lucy Lawless, Lisa Marie Presley, Patricia Arquette, Sam Rockwell, and Marc Anthony. After him are Mathias Rust, Terry Crews, Thom Yorke, DJ BoBo, Toni Kukoč, and Alois, Hereditary Prince of Liechtenstein.

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In Iceland

Among people born in Iceland, Guðni Th. Jóhannesson ranks 18 out of 166Before him are Gunnar Gunnarsson (1889), Ásgeir Ásgeirsson (1894), Kristján Eldjárn (1916), Sæmundr fróði (1056), Arnaldur Indriðason (1961), and Jón Arason (1484). After him are Magnús Scheving (1964), Halldór Ásgrímsson (1947), Hallgrímur Pétursson (1614), Stefán Karl Stefánsson (1975), Jónas Hallgrímsson (1807), and Guðbrandur Þorláksson (1542).

Among POLITICIANS In Iceland

Among politicians born in Iceland, Guðni Th. Jóhannesson ranks 7Before him are Vigdís Finnbogadóttir (1930), Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson (1943), Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir (1942), Jón Sigurðsson (1811), Ásgeir Ásgeirsson (1894), and Kristján Eldjárn (1916). After him are Halldór Ásgrímsson (1947), Bjarni Benediktsson (1908), Steingrímur Hermannsson (1928), Geir Haarde (1951), Davíð Oddsson (1948), and Hannes Hafstein (1861).