Javier Pérez de Cuéllar

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Javier Pérez de Cuéllar

Javier Felipe Ricardo Pérez de Cuéllar y de la Guerra (; Spanish: [xaˈβjeɾ ˈperez ðe ˈkweʝaɾ]; January 19, 1920 – March 4, 2020) was a Peruvian diplomat and politician who served as the fifth Secretary-General of the United Nations from January 1, 1982 to December 31, 1991. He ran unsuccessfully against Alberto Fujimori for President of Peru in 1995 and following Fujimori's resignation over corruption charges, he was Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs from November 2000 until July 2001. In September 2004, he stepped down from his position as Peru's Ambassador to France, where he formerly resided. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Javier Pérez de Cuéllar has received more than 563,761 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 988th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Javier Pérez de Cuéllar ranks 983 out of 14,801Before him are Clara Petacci, Leo VI the Wise, Valdemar II of Denmark, Ferdinand VII of Spain, Herodias, and Harold Godwinson. After him are Archduke Karl Ludwig of Austria, Grigory Potemkin, John VI Kantakouzenos, Edward the Elder, Wanli Emperor, and Johann Friedrich Struensee.

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Among people born in 1920, Javier Pérez de Cuéllar ranks 12Before him are Ray Bradbury, Toshiro Mifune, Rosalind Franklin, Mario Puzo, Farouk of Egypt, and Paul Celan. After him are Traudl Junge, Melina Mercouri, Juan Antonio Samaranch, Owen Chamberlain, Amália Rodrigues, and Charlie Parker.

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In Peru

Among people born in Peru, Javier Pérez de Cuéllar ranks 7 out of 124Before him are Mario Vargas Llosa (1936), Alberto Fujimori (1938), Carlos Castaneda (1925), Isabel Allende (1942), Lina Medina (1933), and Túpac Amaru (1545). After him are Rose of Lima (1586), Pachacuti (1380), Manco Cápac (1250), Túpac Amaru II (1738), Alan García (1949), and Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (1938).

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Among politicians born in Peru, Javier Pérez de Cuéllar ranks 3Before him are Alberto Fujimori (1938) and Túpac Amaru (1545). After him are Pachacuti (1380), Manco Cápac (1250), Alan García (1949), Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (1938), Manco Inca Yupanqui (1512), Huáscar (1490), Topa Inca Yupanqui (1441), Túpac Huallpa (1510), and Titu Cusi (1535).

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