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Heng Samrin

1934 - Today

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Heng Samrin (Khmer: ហេង សំរិន; born 25 May 1934) is a Cambodian politician who serves as the President of the National Assembly of Cambodia. Between 1979 and 1992, he was the de facto leader of the Hanoi-backed People's Republic of Kampuchea (1979–1989) and State of Cambodia (1989–1992) and General Secretary of the Kampuchean People's Revolutionary Party from 1981 to 1991. He has been a member of Parliament since 1993. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heng Samrin has received more than 176,428 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Heng Samrin is the 3,797th most popular politician (down from 3,367th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Cambodia (down from 9th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Cambodian Politician.

Heng Samrin is most famous for being the leader of the Kampuchean People's Revolutionary Party and the Chairman of the Council of State of the Democratic Kampuchea.

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  • 24

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  • 9.08

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  • 1.74

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Heng Samrin ranks 3,797 out of 15,710Before him are Devlet I Giray, Infanta Maria Josepha of Portugal, Euphronios, Louise Marie Thérèse of Artois, H. H. Asquith, and René II, Duke of Lorraine. After him are Peter Minuit, Intef III, Andriscus, Mengu-Timur, Al-Muazzam Turanshah, and Peter von Biron.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1934, Heng Samrin ranks 70Before him are Udo Jürgens, Bengt I. Samuelsson, Kenzo Ohashi, Ingvar Carlsson, Marshall Rosenberg, and Carlo Rubbia. After him are Robert Moog, Yoshio Furukawa, Kurt Hamrin, Tassos Papadopoulos, Norman Schwarzkopf Jr., and Linda Cristal.

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In Cambodia

Among people born in Cambodia, Heng Samrin ranks 12 out of 32Before him are Hun Sen (1952), Nuon Chea (1926), Jayavarman VII (1125), Ta Mok (1926), Norodom of Cambodia (1834), and Suryavarman II (1095). After him are Sisowath Monivong (1875), Ram Khamhaeng (1237), Norodom Suramarit (1896), Sisowath of Cambodia (1840), Ang Duong (1796), and Haing S. Ngor (1940).

Among POLITICIANS In Cambodia

Among politicians born in Cambodia, Heng Samrin ranks 11Before him are Khieu Samphan (1931), Hun Sen (1952), Nuon Chea (1926), Jayavarman VII (1125), Norodom of Cambodia (1834), and Suryavarman II (1095). After him are Sisowath Monivong (1875), Ram Khamhaeng (1237), Norodom Suramarit (1896), Sisowath of Cambodia (1840), Ang Duong (1796), and Jayavarman II (800).