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Jean-Claude Juncker

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Jean-Claude Juncker (Luxembourgish: [ˈʒɑ̃ːkloːt ˈjuŋkɐ]; born 9 December 1954) is a Luxembourgish politician who served as the 21st prime minister of Luxembourg from 1995 to 2013 and 12th president of the European Commission from 2014 to 2019. He also served as Finance Minister from 1989 to 2009 and President of the Eurogroup from 2005 to 2013. By the time Juncker left office as Prime Minister in 2013, he was the longest-serving head of any national government in the EU and one of the longest-serving democratically elected leaders in the world, with his tenure encompassing the height of the European financial and sovereign debt crisis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Claude Juncker has received more than 2,965,903 page views. His biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 74 in 2019). Jean-Claude Juncker is the 1,720th most popular politician (down from 1,663rd in 2019), the 6th most popular biography from Luxembourg and the 4th most popular Luxembourger Politician.

Jean-Claude Juncker is the president of the European Commission, a position he has held since 2014. He is also a former Prime Minister of Luxembourg.

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Among politicians, Jean-Claude Juncker ranks 1,720 out of 15,577Before him are Userkaf, Vittorio Emanuele Orlando, Constantine VIII, Temür Khan, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, and Hedwig of Silesia. After him are Gaykhatu, Emeric Thököly, Karl Renner, Juho Kusti Paasikivi, Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Belgium, and Afonso III of Portugal.

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Among people born in 1954, Jean-Claude Juncker ranks 16Before him are James Cameron, Sócrates, Emir Kusturica, Oprah Winfrey, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, and Shinzō Abe. After him are Dieter Bohlen, Kazuo Ishiguro, Abdul Rashid Dostum, Ang Lee, Halimah Yacob, and Stieg Larsson.

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In Luxembourg

Among people born in Luxembourg, Jean-Claude Juncker ranks 6 out of 79Before him are Robert Schuman (1886), John of Bohemia (1296), Gabriel Lippmann (1845), Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1955), and Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (1896). After him are Étienne Lenoir (1822), Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1921), Jules A. Hoffmann (1941), Jacques Santer (1937), Ernst von Mansfeld (1580), and Gaston Thorn (1928).

Among POLITICIANS In Luxembourg

Among politicians born in Luxembourg, Jean-Claude Juncker ranks 4Before him are Robert Schuman (1886), John of Bohemia (1296), and Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (1896). After him are Jacques Santer (1937), Gaston Thorn (1928), Marie-Adélaïde, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (1894), Joseph Bech (1887), Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Hohenberg (1922), Xavier Bettel (1973), Michel Théato (1878), and Jacques Poos (1935).

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