Janez Janša

1958 - Today

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Ivan Janša (Slovene: [ˈíːʋan ˈjàːnʃa]; born 17 September 1958), baptized and best known as Janez Janša (Slovene: [ˈjàːnɛs]), is a Slovenian politician who is currently serving as prime minister of Slovenia, a position he had previously also held from 2004 to 2008, and from 2012 to 2013. Janša has led the Slovenian Democratic Party, which has emerged as the pre-eminent Slovenian right-wing party, since 1993.Janša served as Minister of Defence from 1990 to 1994, a post he had also held during the Slovenian War of Independence. Janša served as prime minister from 2004 to 2008, and again became prime minister in 2012, following an early election in December 2011. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Janez Janša has received more than 364,014 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Janez Janša is the 4,425th most popular politician (up from 6,319th in 2019), the 17th most popular biography from Slovenia (up from 27th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Slovene Politician.

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Among politicians, Janez Janša ranks 4,425 out of 15,710Before him are Carmen Franco, 1st Duchess of Franco, Shiban, Imi Lichtenfeld, Emperor Ai of Han, Gajah Mada, and Ivaylo of Bulgaria. After him are Ahilyabai Holkar, Pedro Pires, Mao Anying, Fruela II of Asturias, Vsevolod the Big Nest, and Brigitte Bierlein.

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Among people born in 1958, Janez Janša ranks 34Before him are Wong Kar-wai, Hugo Sánchez, Andre Geim, Robert Patrick, Lyudmila Putina, and Tzipi Livni. After him are Gian Piero Gasperini, Annette Bening, Madeleine Stowe, Ralf Rangnick, Andie MacDowell, and Giancarlo Esposito.

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In Slovenia

Among people born in Slovenia, Janez Janša ranks 17 out of 247Before him are Edvard Kardelj (1910), Franz Miklosich (1813), Carlos, Duke of Madrid (1848), Ivan Cankar (1876), Jernej Kopitar (1780), and Borut Pahor (1963). After him are Santorio Santorio (1561), Primož Trubar (1508), Janez Drnovšek (1950), Thomas Luckmann (1927), Jacobus Gallus (1550), and Hermann II, Count of Celje (1361).

Among POLITICIANS In Slovenia

Among politicians born in Slovenia, Janez Janša ranks 6Before him are Barbara of Cilli (1392), Arkan (1952), Milan Kučan (1941), Edvard Kardelj (1910), and Borut Pahor (1963). After him are Janez Drnovšek (1950), Hermann II, Count of Celje (1361), Anton Korošec (1872), Danilo Türk (1952), Aleksander Čeferin (1967), and Lojze Peterle (1948).

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