Ion Iliescu

1930 - Today

Ion Iliescu

Ion Iliescu (Romanian pronunciation: [iˈon iliˈesku] (listen); born 3 March 1930) is a Romanian politician who served as President of Romania from 1989 to 1996 and from 2000 until his retirement in 2004. Iliescu was a senator for the Social Democratic Party (PSD), of which he is the founder and honorary president. He joined the Communist Party in 1953 and became a member of its Central Committee in 1965. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ion Iliescu has received more than 583,131 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,265th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Ion Iliescu ranks 1,259 out of 14,801Before him are Dorgon, Yeonsangun of Joseon, Gaspard II de Coligny, Berenice IV of Egypt, David Lloyd George, and Almanzor. After him are Nabonidus, Václav Klaus, Roh Moo-hyun, Faisal I of Iraq, Ptolemy VI Philometor, and Ruth.

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Among people born in 1930, Ion Iliescu ranks 26Before him are Salvatore Riina, Philippe Noiret, Harold Pinter, Anton LaVey, Jean-Louis Trintignant, and Maximilian Schell. After him are Niki de Saint Phalle, Claude Chabrol, Silvana Mangano, Tu Youyou, Leon Cooper, and Bernie Ecclestone.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Ion Iliescu ranks 20 out of 421Before him are Johnny Weissmuller (1904), Michael I of Romania (1921), Béla Kun (1886), Constantin Brâncuși (1876), Carol II of Romania (1893), and Herta Müller (1953). After him are György Ligeti (1923), János Bolyai (1802), George Enescu (1881), Jacob L. Moreno (1889), Theodoric I (393), and Hermann Oberth (1894).

Among POLITICIANS In Romania

Among politicians born in Romania, Ion Iliescu ranks 12Before him are Ion Antonescu (1882), Elena Ceaușescu (1916), Vlad II Dracul (1395), Michael I of Romania (1921), Béla Kun (1886), and Carol II of Romania (1893). After him are Theodoric I (393), Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej (1901), Stephen III of Moldavia (1433), Álmos (820), Milan I of Serbia (1854), and György Dózsa (1470).

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