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Jean Ping

1942 - Today

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Jean Ping (French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ piŋ]; born 24 November 1942 in Omboué, Gabon) is a Gabonese diplomat and politician who served as Chair of the African Union Commission from 2008 to 2012. Born to a Chinese father and Gabonese mother, he is the first individual of Chinese descent to lead the executive branch of the African Union.He served as the Minister of State and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Francophonie of the Gabonese Republic from 1999 to 2008, and was President of the United Nations General Assembly from 2004 to 2005. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Ping has received more than 243,714 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Jean Ping is the 11,177th most popular politician (down from 10,223rd in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Gabon and the 5th most popular Gabonese Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Jean Ping ranks 11,177 out of 15,710Before him are Ino Anastasia, Keith Mitchell, Álvaro Colom, Antoni Martí, Aristobulus IV, and Clodovil Hernandes. After him are Hrvoje Šarinić, Constant Fornerod, Hanna Suchocka, Juan Lindo, Louis Alphonse, Duke of Anjou, and Frank Bainimarama.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1942, Jean Ping ranks 305Before him are Joaquim Rifé, José Serra, Claude Miller, Lupe Ontiveros, Fred Thompson, and Dick Parry. After him are Huey P. Newton, Valentin Lebedev, Gregorio Rosa Chávez, Sterling Morrison, Dee Dee Warwick, and The Iron Sheik.

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In Gabon

Among people born in Gabon, Jean Ping ranks 5 out of 26Before him are Omar Bongo (1935), François Bozizé (1946), Léon M'ba (1902), and Rose Francine Rogombé (1942). After him are Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet (1961), Daniel Ona Ondo (1945), Jean Eyeghé Ndong (1946), Patrice Trovoada (1962), Mario Lemina (1993), Julien Nkoghe Bekale (1962), and Paul Biyoghé Mba (1953).

Among POLITICIANS In Gabon

Among politicians born in Gabon, Jean Ping ranks 5Before him are Omar Bongo (1935), François Bozizé (1946), Léon M'ba (1902), and Rose Francine Rogombé (1942). After him are Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet (1961), Daniel Ona Ondo (1945), Jean Eyeghé Ndong (1946), Patrice Trovoada (1962), Julien Nkoghe Bekale (1962), and Paul Biyoghé Mba (1953).