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Helen Zille

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Otta Helene Maree (née Zille ; born 9 March 1951), known as Helen Zille, is a South African politician. She has served as the Chairperson of the Federal Council of the Democratic Alliance since 20 October 2019. From 2009 until 2019, she was the Premier of the Western Cape province for two five-year terms, and a member of the Western Cape Provincial Parliament. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helen Zille has received more than 611,071 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Helen Zille is the 15,671st most popular politician (down from 13,775th in 2019), the 145th most popular biography from South Africa (down from 140th in 2019) and the 43rd most popular South African Politician.

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  • 23

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  • 2.57

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  • 3.61

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Among politicians, Helen Zille ranks 15,671 out of 15,577Before her are Mir Hazar Khan Khoso, Steven Mnuchin, Magnús Guðmundsson, Samprati, Luc-Adolphe Tiao, and Marjatta Kajosmaa. After her are Ferenc Török, Julian Castro, Yunus-bek Yevkurov, Lagumot Harris, Paweł Edelman, and Lilia Podkopayeva.

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Among people born in 1951, Helen Zille ranks 465Before her are Steve Walsh, Scott Gorham, Anne Alvaro, Haruki Uemura, Ismail Abilov, and Tress MacNeille. After her are Fiorella Bonicelli, Carlo Vanzina, Paulo Kassoma, Jonathan Richman, Daniel Everett, and Māris Gailis.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Helen Zille ranks 145 out of 374Before her are Francois Botha (1968), Phillip V. Tobias (1925), Ruth First (1925), Gavin Hood (1963), Peter de Klerk (1935), and Lucky Dube (1910). After her are Constand Viljoen (1933), Mzilikazi (1790), Francois Pienaar (1967), Sid James (1913), Yolandi Visser (1984), and Candice Swanepoel (1988).

Among POLITICIANS In South Africa

Among politicians born in South Africa, Helen Zille ranks 43Before her are Eben Dönges (1898), Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma (1949), Ted Moore (1914), Tom Naudé (1889), Mangosuthu Buthelezi (1928), and Ruth First (1925). After her are Mzilikazi (1790), Zindzi Mandela (1960), Ahmed Kathrada (1929), Sol Plaatje (1876), Grace Mugabe (1965), and Govan Mbeki (1910).

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