POLITICIAN

Jakaya Kikwete

1951 - Today

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Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete (born 7 October 1950) is a Tanzanian politician who was the fourth president of Tanzania, in office from 2005 to 2015. Prior to his election as president, he was the Minister for Foreign Affairs from 1995 to 2005 under his predecessor, Benjamin Mkapa. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jakaya Kikwete has received more than 693,669 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia. Jakaya Kikwete is the 7,399th most popular politician (up from 9,273rd in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Tanzania (up from 9th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Tanzanian Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Jakaya Kikwete ranks 7,399 out of 19,576Before him are Berenguer Ramon II, Count of Barcelona, Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, Dimitrije Ljotić, Henry VII, Duke of Bavaria, Al-Musta'li, and Marco Minghetti. After him are Abimelech, Beata Szydło, Lloque Yupanqui, Luís of Portugal, Duke of Beja, Zahir al-Umar, and Gaius Claudius Nero.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1951, Jakaya Kikwete ranks 108Before him are Dražen Dalipagić, Ernesto Zedillo, Roger Myerson, Dee Dee Ramone, Alexander Sokurov, and Chen Chien-jen. After him are Jean-Jacques Goldman, Beverly D'Angelo, Julian Schnabel, Ubol Ratana, Edward Witten, and John McTiernan.

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In Tanzania

Among people born in Tanzania, Jakaya Kikwete ranks 5 out of 39Before him are Freddie Mercury (1946), Abdulrazak Gurnah (1948), Julius Nyerere (1922), and Benjamin Mkapa (1938). After him are Samia Suluhu Hassan (1960), Ali Hassan Mwinyi (1925), Laurean Rugambwa (1912), Tippu Tip (1837), Jamshid bin Abdullah of Zanzibar (1929), Khalid bin Barghash of Zanzibar (1874), and Majid bin Said of Zanzibar (1834).

Among POLITICIANS In Tanzania

Among politicians born in Tanzania, Jakaya Kikwete ranks 3Before him are Julius Nyerere (1922), and Benjamin Mkapa (1938). After him are Samia Suluhu Hassan (1960), Ali Hassan Mwinyi (1925), Tippu Tip (1837), Jamshid bin Abdullah of Zanzibar (1929), Khalid bin Barghash of Zanzibar (1874), Majid bin Said of Zanzibar (1834), Mizengo Pinda (1948), Edward Lowassa (1953), and John Magufuli (1959).