Horacio Cartes

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Horacio Manuel Cartes Jara OSC (born 5 July 1956) is a Paraguayan businessman and politician who served as the president of Paraguay from 2013 to 2018. He is a member of the Colorado Party. Cartes owns about two dozen businesses in his Grupo Cartes conglomerate including tobacco, soft drinks, meat production, and banking. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Horacio Cartes has received more than 262,274 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). Horacio Cartes is the 8,463rd most popular politician (down from 6,481st in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Paraguay (down from 9th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Paraguayan Politician.

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Among politicians, Horacio Cartes ranks 8,463 out of 15,710Before him are Peljidiin Genden, Muhammad ibn Tughj al-Ikhshid, Ronald Lauder, Eutharic, Marcus Valerius Laevinus, and Norbert Blüm. After him are Alexander Shelepin, Ernest, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld, King An of Zhou, Archduke Rainer Ferdinand of Austria, Gebre Mesqel Lalibela, and Prince George William of Hesse-Darmstadt.

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Among people born in 1956, Horacio Cartes ranks 96Before him are Lisa Niemi, El Risitas, Luis Guzmán, Klaus Allofs, Baruch Goldstein, and Kazuyo Sejima. After him are Marie Colvin, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga, Bidzina Ivanishvili, Sebastian Coe, Kenny G, and Afric Simone.

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In Paraguay

Among people born in Paraguay, Horacio Cartes ranks 11 out of 145Before him are Augusto Roa Bastos (1917), Agustín Barrios (1885), Fernando Lugo (1951), Carlos Antonio López (1792), Arsenio Erico (1915), and Andrés Rodríguez (1923). After him are Julio César Romero (1960), Juan Carlos Wasmosy (1938), Manuel Fleitas Solich (1900), José Félix Estigarribia (1888), Federico Chávez (1882), and Aurelio González (1905).

Among POLITICIANS In Paraguay

Among politicians born in Paraguay, Horacio Cartes ranks 7Before him are Alfredo Stroessner (1912), Francisco Solano López (1827), José Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia (1766), Fernando Lugo (1951), Carlos Antonio López (1792), and Andrés Rodríguez (1923). After him are Juan Carlos Wasmosy (1938), José Félix Estigarribia (1888), Federico Chávez (1882), Fulgencio Yegros (1780), Bernardino Caballero (1839), and Rafael Franco (1896).

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