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Horacio Cartes

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Horacio Manuel Cartes Jara (Spanish pronunciation: [oˈɾasjo maˈnwel ˈkaɾtes ˈxaɾa]; born 5 July 1956) is a Paraguayan politician and businessman who is serving as president of the Colorado Party since 2023, having previously served as president of Paraguay from 2013 to 2018. Cartes owned about two dozen businesses in his Grupo Cartes conglomerate until he left the conglomerate in 2023, including tobacco, soft drinks, meat production, and banking. He was president of Club Libertad football club from 2001 until 2012, and president of the national team inside the Paraguayan Football Association during the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Horacio Cartes has received more than 344,522 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 63 in 2019). Horacio Cartes is the 8,673rd most popular politician (down from 8,452nd in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Paraguay and the 7th most popular Paraguayan Politician.

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  • 4.54

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Among politicians, Horacio Cartes ranks 8,673 out of 15,577Before him are Emperor Sukō, Juanita Castro, Alexios IV of Trebizond, Hermann of Salm, Karl Thopia, and Emperor Wu of Southern Qi. After him are Agenor Maria Gołuchowski, Eleanor of Portugal, Queen of Denmark, Taytu Betul, Alvise Giovanni Mocenigo, Princess Maria Maximilianovna of Leuchtenberg, and Achille Van Acker.

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Among people born in 1956, Horacio Cartes ranks 105Before him are Mari Boine, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga, Boris Akunin, Kazuyo Sejima, Yegor Gaidar, and John Lydon. After him are Alejandro Giammattei, Saadeddine Othmani, GG Allin, Gregg L. Semenza, Philip Kerr, and Iveta Radičová.

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In Paraguay

Among people born in Paraguay, Horacio Cartes ranks 11 out of 167Before him are Agustín Barrios (1885), Carlos Antonio López (1792), Fernando Lugo (1951), Augusto Roa Bastos (1917), Andrés Rodríguez (1923), and Arsenio Erico (1915). After him are José Félix Estigarribia (1888), Juan Carlos Wasmosy (1938), Julio César Romero (1960), Manuel Fleitas Solich (1900), Federico Chávez (1882), and Cirilo Antonio Rivarola (1836).

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), Carlos Antonio López (1792), Fernando Lugo (1951), and Andrés Rodríguez (1923). After him are José Félix Estigarribia (1888), Juan Carlos Wasmosy (1938), Federico Chávez (1882), Cirilo Antonio Rivarola (1836), Bernardino Caballero (1839), and Fulgencio Yegros (1780).

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