John Bruton

1947 - Today

John Bruton

John Gerard Bruton (born 18 May 1947) is an Irish former Fine Gael politician who served as Taoiseach from 1994 to 1997, Ambassador of the European Union to the United States from 2004 to 2009, Leader of Fine Gael from 1990 to 2001, Leader of the Opposition from 1990 to 1994 and 1997 to 2001, Deputy Leader of Fine Gael from 1987 to 1990, Minister for the Public Service from January 1987 to March 1987, Minister for Finance from 1981 to 1982 and 1986 to 1987, Minister for Industry, Trade, Commerce and Tourism from 1983 to 1986, Minister for Industry and Energy from 1982 to 1983, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Education and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry and Commerce from 1973 to 1977. He served as a Teachta Dála (TD) from 1969 to 2004. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Bruton has received more than 196,317 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,801st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, John Bruton ranks 12,689 out of 14,801Before him are Malu Dreyer, Tarō Kōno, Peter Sellars, Erhard Keller, Alexei Kudrin, and Bill Weld. After him are Gilles Kepel, Béla Károlyi, Álvaro García Linera, Vangelis Meimarakis, Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg, and Roberto Regazzi.

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Among people born in 1947, John Bruton ranks 457Before him are Sony Lab'ou Tansi, Nurlan Balgimbayev, Tamotsu Suzuki, Maurice Martens, Geydar Dzhemal, and Randy Edelman. After him are Nicanor de Carvalho, James Rumbaugh, Stephen R. Donaldson, Fabián Alarcón, Shelley Hack, and Margaret Rhea Seddon.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, John Bruton ranks 231 out of 366Before him are William Desmond Taylor (1872), Ronan Keating (1977), Roddy Doyle (1958), Maria Doyle Kennedy (1964), Richard Mulcahy (1886), and Stuart Townsend (1972). After him are Cecelia Ahern (1981), Niall Horan (1993), William Hobson (1792), Charlie McGettigan (1950), Andrew Scott (1976), and Evanna Lynch (1991).

Among POLITICIANS In Ireland

Among politicians born in Ireland, John Bruton ranks 44Before him are Peter Sutherland (1946), Cathal Brugha (1874), Charles Haughey (1925), Albert Reynolds (1932), Jack Lynch (1917), and Richard Mulcahy (1886). After him are William Hobson (1792), William Paterson (1745), Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (1116), Phil Hogan (1960), Seán Lemass (1899), and Edward Carson (1854).

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