Htin Kyaw

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Htin Kyaw (Burmese: ထင်ကျော်, pronounced [tʰɪ̀ɴ tɕɔ̀] or [tʰɪ̀ɴ dʑɔ̀]; born 20 July 1946) is a Burmese politician, writer and scholar who served as the ninth president of Myanmar from 30 March 2016 to 21 March 2018. He was the first elected president to hold the office with no ties to the military since the 1962 coup d'état. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Htin Kyaw has received more than 595,251 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Htin Kyaw is the 5,668th most popular politician (down from 4,345th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Myanmar (Burma) (down from 8th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Burmese Politician.

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Among politicians, Htin Kyaw ranks 5,668 out of 15,710Before him are Bruno Streckenbach, Emperor Go-Toba, Louis IV, Landgrave of Thuringia, Archduchess Margarete Sophie of Austria, Emperor Kōbun, and Kuroda Kiyotaka. After him are Chintila, Pedro Lascuráin, Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Charles Taylor, Drastamat Kanayan, and Nicolas Catinat.

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Among people born in 1946, Htin Kyaw ranks 115Before him are Gerard 't Hooft, Robby Krieger, Elías Figueroa, Robert Mapplethorpe, François Bozizé, and Edita Gruberová. After him are Semion Mogilevich, Janet Yellen, Bigas Luna, Ralf Hütter, Mohamed Abdelaziz, and John C. Mather.

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In Myanmar (Burma)

Among people born in Myanmar (Burma), Htin Kyaw ranks 12 out of 26Before him are Bayinnaung (1516), Ne Win (1910), Thein Sein (1944), Anawrahta (1015), Alaungpaya (1714), and Saki (1870). After him are Diana Abgar (1859), Nick Drake (1948), Thibaw Min (1859), Win Myint (1951), Bodawpaya (1745), and S. N. Goenka (1924).

Among POLITICIANS In Myanmar (Burma)

Among politicians born in Myanmar (Burma), Htin Kyaw ranks 10Before him are U Nu (1907), Bayinnaung (1516), Ne Win (1910), Thein Sein (1944), Anawrahta (1015), and Alaungpaya (1714). After him are Diana Abgar (1859), Thibaw Min (1859), Win Myint (1951), Bodawpaya (1745), Saw Maung (1928), and Soe Win (1947).