Helen Clark

1950 - Today

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Helen Elizabeth Clark (born 26 February 1950) is a New Zealand politician who served as the 37th Prime Minister of New Zealand from 1999 to 2008, and was the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme from 2009 to 2017. She was New Zealand's fifth-longest-serving prime minister, and the second woman to hold that office.Clark was brought up on a farm outside Hamilton. She entered the University of Auckland in 1968 to study politics, and became active in the New Zealand Labour Party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helen Clark has received more than 1,012,765 page views. Her biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Helen Clark is the 10,356th most popular politician (down from 9,195th in 2019), the 28th most popular biography from New Zealand (down from 21st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular New Zealander Politician.

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Among politicians, Helen Clark ranks 10,356 out of 15,710Before her are Artur Mas, Friedrich Akel, Clifford Husbands, Nicolò Donato, Ahmed Aboul Gheit, and Amythaon. After her are Hernán Siles Zuazo, Boris Pankin, José Joaquín de Olmedo, Wulfhere of Mercia, Rafael Núñez, and Oscar Torp.

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Among people born in 1950, Helen Clark ranks 192Before her are Assef Shawkat, Winfried Schäfer, Martin Short, Hugh McDonald, Jon Polito, and Yoshiaki Kawajiri. After her are Adrian Năstase, Nelsinho Baptista, Shoko Hamada, Rebbie Jackson, Geraldine James, and Richard Chase.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Helen Clark ranks 28 out of 206Before her are Marton Csokas (1966), Nancy Wake (1912), Patsy Reddy (1954), Peter Snell (1938), Cliff Curtis (1968), and Andrew Niccol (1964). After her are Taika Waititi (1975), Roy Kerr (1934), Rosé (1997), Jacinda Ardern (1980), William Phillips (1914), and Wynton Rufer (1962).

Among POLITICIANS In New Zealand

Among politicians born in New Zealand, Helen Clark ranks 3Before her are Burt Munro (1899) and Patsy Reddy (1954). After her are Jacinda Ardern (1980), Mike Moore (1949), Wallace Fard Muhammad (null), Jean Batten (1909), John Key (1961), Bill English (1961), Te Atairangikaahu (1931), David Lange (1942), and John Gorton (1911).

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