Hubert Maga

1916 - 2000

Hubert Maga

Coutoucou Hubert Maga (August 10, 1916 – May 8, 2000) was a politician from Dahomey (now known as Benin). He arose on a political scene where one's power was dictated by what region in Dahomey one lived in. Born a peasant in 1916, Maga served as a schoolmaster from 1936 to 1945, during which time he gradually gained considerable influence among the uneducated. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hubert Maga has received more than 77,730 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 7,092nd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Hubert Maga ranks 7,051 out of 14,801Before him are Margaret Sambiria, Kgalema Motlanthe, Nabih Berri, Juan Bosch, Kaleb of Axum, and Anatoly Lukyanov. After him are Hōjō Sōun, Minervina, Charles de Freycinet, Vladislaus III, Duke of Bohemia, Jusuf Kalla, and Julius Raab.

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Among people born in 1916, Hubert Maga ranks 81Before him are Giorgio Bassani, Pierre Messmer, Ernst Wilimowski, José Manuel Moreno, Yekaterina Budanova, and Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann. After him are Bernard Binlin Dadié, Luigi Comencini, Helmut Gröttrup, Julio César Turbay Ayala, Shirley Jackson, and Betty Grable. Among people deceased in 2000, Hubert Maga ranks 80Before him are Patrick O'Brian, Claude Sautet, Hendrik Casimir, Ahmet Kaya, Jean-Pierre Rampal, and Tito Puente. After him are Steven Runciman, Rabah Bitat, Charles M. Schulz, Ahmad Shamlou, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, and Yehuda Amichai.

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In Benin

Among people born in Benin, Hubert Maga ranks 8 out of 19Before him are Mathieu Kérékou (1933), Phillis Wheatley (1753), Askia Mohammad I (1443), Bernardin Gantin (1922), Djimon Hounsou (1964), and Thomas Boni Yayi (1951). After him are Justin Ahomadégbé-Tomêtin (1917), Angélique Kidjo (1960), Sourou-Migan Apithy (1913), Christophe Soglo (1909), Patrice Talon (null), and Émile Derlin Zinsou (1918).


Among politicians born in Benin, Hubert Maga ranks 5Before him are Do-Aklin (1550), Mathieu Kérékou (1933), Askia Mohammad I (1443), and Thomas Boni Yayi (1951). After him are Justin Ahomadégbé-Tomêtin (1917), Sourou-Migan Apithy (1913), Christophe Soglo (1909), Patrice Talon (null), Émile Derlin Zinsou (1918), Paul-Émile de Souza (1930), and Alphonse Alley (1930).

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