Jim Bolger

1935 - Today

Jim Bolger

James Brendan Bolger ( BUL-jər; born 31 May 1935) is a New Zealand politician of the National Party who was the 35th Prime Minister of New Zealand, serving from 1990 to 1997. Bolger was born to an Irish immigrant family in Opunake, Taranaki. Before entering politics, he farmed in the Waikato area and was involved in Federated Farmers, a nationwide agricultural association. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jim Bolger has received more than 198,544 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 13,085th most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 39.17

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.70

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Jim Bolger ranks 12,962 out of 14,801Before him are Bernd Mayländer, Arnaud Montebourg, Elizabeth Dole, Isidore Mankofsky, Andrea Giani, and Hugh Gaitskell. After him are John McEwen, Domnall Brecc, Frances Perkins, Komi Sélom Klassou, John Simon, 1st Viscount Simon, and Elżbieta Bieńkowska.

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Among people born in 1935, Jim Bolger ranks 290Before him are Jim Hall, Story Musgrave, Derek Kevan, Ron Springett, Sylvia Robinson, and Mary Oliver. After him are Bob Denver, Bobby Bare, Ronnie Hawkins, Don Howe, Kofi Awoonor, and Herb Kohl.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Jim Bolger ranks 61 out of 145Before him are Taika Waititi (1975), David Lange (1942), Andrew Adamson (1966), Vaughan Jones (1952), Murray Halberg (1933), and Richard Pearse (1877). After him are Kerry Fox (1966), Keith Holyoake (1904), Melanie Lynskey (1977), Anand Satyanand (1944), Jemaine Clement (1974), and Jerry Mateparae (1954).

Among POLITICIANS In New Zealand

Among politicians born in New Zealand, Jim Bolger ranks 8Before him are Helen Clark (1950), John Key (1961), Patsy Reddy (1954), Jean Batten (1909), Wallace Fard Muhammad (null), and David Lange (1942). After him are Keith Holyoake (1904), Anand Satyanand (1944), Jerry Mateparae (1954), Jenny Shipley (1952), Mike Moore (1949), and Winston Peters (null).

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