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Hailemariam Desalegn

1965 - Today

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Hailemariam Desalegn Boshe (Amharic: ኀይለማሪያም ደሳለኝ ቦሼ; born 19 July 1965) is an Ethiopian politician who served as prime minister of Ethiopia from 2012 to 2018. He also previously served as deputy prime minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs under Prime Minister Meles Zenawi from 2010 to 2012. After Meles' death in August 2012, Hailemariam succeeded him as prime minister, initially in an acting capacity. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hailemariam Desalegn has received more than 707,418 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia. Hailemariam Desalegn is the 14,237th most popular politician (down from 13,331st in 2019), the 38th most popular biography from Ethiopia (down from 36th in 2019) and the 25th most popular Ethiopian Politician.

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Among politicians, Hailemariam Desalegn ranks 14,237 out of 19,576Before him are Sobekhotep VIII, Richard Röstel, Spyridon Lambros, Sigeberht the Little, Victoire Tomegah Dogbé, and Sir William Temple, 1st Baronet. After him are Lyudvig Chibirov, Uwe Barschel, Johan Ludwig Mowinckel, Hrothgar, Artashumara, and Henry Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey.

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Among people born in 1965, Hailemariam Desalegn ranks 208Before him are John Bosman, Alan Cumming, Caio Júnior, Masaaki Yuasa, Péricles Chamusca, and Akina Nakamori. After him are Trent Reznor, Eva Ionesco, Guido Marini, Andreas Krieger, Michael Skibbe, and Alexander Siddig.

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In Ethiopia

Among people born in Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn ranks 38 out of 105Before him are Dawit II (1496), Fasilides (1603), Kenenisa Bekele (1982), Genesius of Rome (300), Mara Takla Haymanot (900), and Ezana of Axum (325). After him are Susenyos I (1572), Tafari Benti (1921), Menen Asfaw (1889), Liya Kebede (1978), Malik Ambar (1548), and Hubert Auriol (1952).

Among POLITICIANS In Ethiopia

Among politicians born in Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn ranks 25Before him are Yohannes IV (1837), Negasso Gidada (1943), Gudit (950), Dawit II (1496), Fasilides (1603), and Ezana of Axum (325). After him are Susenyos I (1572), Tafari Benti (1921), Abdiqasim Salad (1941), Tesfaye Gebre Kidan (1937), Sahle Dengel (1778), and Zera Yacob Amha Selassie (1953).