H. C. Hansen

1906 - 1960

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Hans Christian Svane Hansen (8 November 1906 – 19 February 1960), often known as H. C. Hansen or simply H. C., was a social democrat and Prime Minister of Denmark from 29 January 1955 to 19 February 1960 as the head of the Cabinet of H. C. Hansen I and II. Before becoming Prime Minister, H. C. Hansen also served as Finance Minister in the Cabinet of Hans Hedtoft I and Foreign Minister in the Cabinet of Hans Hedtoft II.He was the son of Christian Hansen (1875–1944) and Helene Helene Margrethe Sperling (1876–1933). He attended Samsøgades School until 7th grade. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of H. C. Hansen has received more than 27,986 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). H. C. Hansen is the 10,936th most popular politician (down from 10,495th in 2019), the 346th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 307th in 2019) and the 115th most popular Danish Politician.

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Among politicians, H. C. Hansen ranks 10,936 out of 15,710Before him are Pál Losonczi, Publius Valerius Comazon, Edmund, Earl of Rutland, Carl Theodor Zahle, Jean-Baptiste Nothomb, and Rajendra Chola I. After him are Albert Joseph Goblet d'Alviella, Zuleykha Seyidmammadova, Pythodorida of Pontus, Alfredo Ovando Candía, Mardavij, and Enlil-Nasir II.

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Among people born in 1906, H. C. Hansen ranks 198Before him are Alex Thépot, Juan Carlos Calvo, Jean Leray, Lou Costello, Olga Taussky-Todd, and Wolfgang Staudte. After him are Bruno de Finetti, Josef Čtyřoký, Georges Ronsse, Boris Kaufman, Sergei Gerasimov, and Victor Hasselblad. Among people deceased in 1960, H. C. Hansen ranks 119Before him are Zora Neale Hurston, Eduard Pütsep, Harry Ferguson, Harry Schell, Semyon Bogdanov, and Walter Noddack. After him are Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers, Wander Johannes de Haas, Dirk Jan de Geer, Oliver Kirk, Igor Grabar, and Arthur Benjamin.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, H. C. Hansen ranks 346 out of 783Before him are Thorkild Hansen (1927), Kurt Nielsen (1930), Erik Eriksen (1902), Harald Høffding (1843), Theodor Philipsen (1840), and Carl Theodor Zahle (1866). After him are Peter C. Gøtzsche (1949), Anders Sandøe Ørsted (1778), Jean Hersholt (1886), Bodil Ipsen (1889), Vivi Bach (1939), and Charles Winckler (1867).

Among POLITICIANS In Denmark

Among politicians born in Denmark, H. C. Hansen ranks 115Before him are Hans Hedtoft (1903), Elizabeth of Denmark, Duchess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1573), Hans Ørberg (1920), Vilhelm Buhl (1881), Erik Eriksen (1902), and Carl Theodor Zahle (1866). After him are Anders Sandøe Ørsted (1778), Peter Georg Bang (1797), Carl Christian Hall (1812), Jacob Brønnum Scavenius Estrup (1825), Carl Christoffer Georg Andræ (1812), and Hilmar Baunsgaard (1920).