João Goulart

1918 - 1976

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João Belchior Marques Goulart (1 March 1918 – 6 December 1976), commonly known as Jango, was a Brazilian politician who served as the 24th president of Brazil until a military coup d'état backed by the United States deposed him on 1 April 1964. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of João Goulart has received more than 479,733 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). João Goulart is the 3,906th most popular politician (down from 3,643rd in 2019), the 74th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 67th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Brazilian Politician.

João Goulart was a Brazilian president who was overthrown in a military coup in 1964.

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Among politicians, João Goulart ranks 3,906 out of 15,710Before him are Gazi Husrev-beg, Margaret II, Countess of Flanders, Thamphthis, Desiderata of the Lombards, Louis William, Margrave of Baden-Baden, and Nariman Narimanov. After him are Louis I of Etruria, Tetisheri, Antipope Eulalius, Ruud Lubbers, Zagan Pasha, and André de Montbard.

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Among people born in 1918, João Goulart ranks 56Before him are Lila Kedrova, Jerome Karle, Sam Walton, Rosemary Kennedy, Pavlik Morozov, and Fanny Blankers-Koen. After him are Oscar Luigi Scalfaro, Henryk Szeryng, Edward A. Murphy Jr., François Tombalbaye, Betty Ford, and Borys Paton. Among people deceased in 1976, João Goulart ranks 44Before him are Lars Onsager, Yonatan Netanyahu, Prince Paul of Yugoslavia, Dalton Trumbo, Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, and Paul Lazarsfeld. After him are Yukio Goto, Lin Yutang, Arnold Gehlen, Eileen Gray, Kazi Nazrul Islam, and Gilbert Ryle.

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Among people born in Brazil, João Goulart ranks 74 out of 1,947Before him are Vicente Feola (1909), Zumbi (1655), Zizinho (1921), Neymar (1992), Tostão (1947), and Careca (1960). After him are Leonardo Boff (1938), Amarildo Tavares da Silveira (1939), Deodoro da Fonseca (1827), Jair Marinho (1936), Itamar Franco (1930), and Pepe (1935).


Among politicians born in Brazil, João Goulart ranks 13Before him are Sérgio Vieira de Mello (1948), Maria II of Portugal (1819), Juscelino Kubitschek (1902), Fernando Henrique Cardoso (1931), Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco (1897), and Zumbi (1655). After him are Deodoro da Fonseca (1827), Itamar Franco (1930), Ernesto Geisel (1907), Anita Garibaldi (1821), Tancredo Neves (1910), and Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves (1848).