Jean-Marie Le Pen

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Jean Louis Marie Le Pen (French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ ma.ʁi lə.pɛn], born 20 June 1928) is a French far-right politician who served as President of the National Front from 1972 to 2011. He also served as Honorary President of the National Front from 2011 to 2015. Le Pen graduated from the faculty of law in Paris in 1949. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Marie Le Pen has received more than 2,335,400 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Jean-Marie Le Pen is the 1,558th most popular politician (down from 1,389th in 2019), the 588th most popular biography from France (down from 504th in 2019) and the 139th most popular French Politician.

Jean-Marie Le Pen is most famous for being the founder of the far-right National Front Party in France. He was also the leader of the party from 1972 to 2011.

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Among politicians, Jean-Marie Le Pen ranks 1,558 out of 15,710Before him are Lajos Kossuth, Gongmin of Goryeo, Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, Djer, Bessus, and Pharamond. After him are Lin Biao, Yun Posun, Huni, Princess Isabella of Parma, Marie Walewska, and Chester A. Arthur.

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Among people born in 1928, Jean-Marie Le Pen ranks 28Before him are Roger Vadim, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Agnès Varda, Zbigniew Brzezinski, James Coburn, and George Peppard. After him are Geert Hofstede, Martin Landau, Elie Wiesel, Domenico Modugno, Alexander Grothendieck, and Alberto Korda.

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Among people born in France, Jean-Marie Le Pen ranks 588 out of 5,234Before him are Louise Élisabeth of France (1727), Léon Walras (1834), Pierre Bonnard (1867), Auguste de Marmont (1774), Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette (1757), and Johnny Hallyday (1943). After him are Pope Nicholas II (990), Albert Lebrun (1871), Guy Debord (1931), Charles, Duke of Orléans (1394), Élisabeth of France (1764), and Alfred Werner (1866).


Among politicians born in France, Jean-Marie Le Pen ranks 139Before him are Emmanuel Macron (1977), Léon Blum (1872), Childebert I (497), Gaston, Duke of Orléans (1608), Joan II of Navarre (1311), and Yolande de Polastron (1749). After him are Albert Lebrun (1871), Peter IV of Aragon (1319), Elisa Bonaparte (1777), Pasquale Paoli (1725), Charles-Henri Sanson (1739), and Françoise Marie de Bourbon (1677).

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