H. D. Deve Gowda

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Haradanahalli Doddegowda Deve Gowda (listen) (born 18 May 1933) is an Indian politician and former Prime Minister of India from 1 June 1996 to 21 April 1997. He was previously the 14th Chief Minister of Karnataka from 1994 to 1996. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of H. D. Deve Gowda has received more than 2,787,455 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). H. D. Deve Gowda is the 11,924th most popular politician (down from 11,122nd in 2019), the 438th most popular biography from India (down from 358th in 2019) and the 138th most popular Indian Politician.

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Among politicians, H. D. Deve Gowda ranks 11,924 out of 15,710Before him are Abdullah Ensour, Muhammad Rafiq Tarar, Daniel Salamanca Urey, Devan Nair, Slavica Đukić Dejanović, and Selahattin Demirtaş. After him are Miro Cerar, Manuel Portela Valladares, William IX, Count of Poitiers, James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce, Ahmose Inhapy, and Esperanza Aguirre.

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Among people born in 1933, H. D. Deve Gowda ranks 279Before him are Alfredo Landa, Giuliano Sarti, José Sasía, Barbara Feldon, Peter Härtling, and Máté Fenyvesi. After him are Muhamed Mujić, Hillevi Rombin, László Kovács, Ingrid Jonker, Norbert Eschmann, and Rachid Sfar.

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In India

Among people born in India, H. D. Deve Gowda ranks 438 out of 1,227Before him are Altaf Hussain Hali (1837), Asima Chatterjee (1917), Roberto de Nobili (1577), Sabu Dastagir (1924), Suriya (1975), and Sanjay Gandhi (1946). After him are Kiran Bedi (1949), Saadat Hasan Manto (1912), Sushma Swaraj (1952), Fauja Singh (1911), Mulayam Singh Yadav (1939), and Kuriakose Elias Chavara (1805).


Among politicians born in India, H. D. Deve Gowda ranks 138Before him are B. D. Jatti (1912), Fatima Jinnah (1893), Margaret Abbott (1878), Balaji Vishwanath (1662), Alivardi Khan (1671), and Sanjay Gandhi (1946). After him are Kiran Bedi (1949), Sushma Swaraj (1952), Mulayam Singh Yadav (1939), Jagat Gosain (1573), Palden Thondup Namgyal (1923), and Jayalalithaa (1948).