Jonathan Motzfeldt

1938 - 2010

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Jonathan Jakob Jørgen Otto Motzfeldt (25 September 1938 – 28 October 2010) was a Greenlandic priest and politician. He is considered one of the leading figures in the establishment of Greenland Home Rule. Jonathan Motzfeldt was the first prime minister of Greenland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jonathan Motzfeldt has received more than 62,710 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Jonathan Motzfeldt is the 10,428th most popular politician (down from 8,638th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Greenland (down from 1st in 2019) and the most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Jonathan Motzfeldt ranks 10,428 out of 15,710Before him are Imad Mughniyah, Moses Finley, Xin Zhui, Augustus, Count Palatine of Sulzbach, Wilhelm Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein, and Jayavarman VIII. After him are John Curtin, Abdirashid Shermarke, Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone, Khuang Aphaiwong, Walid Muallem, and Maria, wife of Constantine V.

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Among people born in 1938, Jonathan Motzfeldt ranks 247Before him are Carlo Caffarra, Torgny Lindgren, David Bailey, Charles Starkweather, Anar Rzayev, and Behrouz Vossoughi. After him are Lindsay Kemp, Imre Földi, Francesco Coccopalmerio, Daevid Allen, Marinella, and Charles Wuorinen. Among people deceased in 2010, Jonathan Motzfeldt ranks 164Before him are Oswaldo López Arellano, Beverly Aadland, Hank Jones, Nicola Cabibbo, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, and Paul Augustin Mayer. After him are Peter Steele, Magda Frank, Samuel T. Cohen, Kevin McCarthy, Hans Ørberg, and Zelda Rubinstein.

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In Greenland

Among people born in Greenland, Jonathan Motzfeldt ranks 2 out of 11Before him are Knud Rasmussen (1879). After him are Henning Jakob Henrik Lund (1875), Kim Kielsen (1966), Rasmus Lerdorf (1968), Hans Enoksen (1956), Lars-Emil Johansen (1946), Kuupik Kleist (1958), Aleqa Hammond (1965), Jesper Grønkjær (1977), and Naja Marie Aidt (1963).

Among POLITICIANS In Greenland

Among politicians born in Greenland, Jonathan Motzfeldt ranks 1After him are Kim Kielsen (1966), Hans Enoksen (1956), Lars-Emil Johansen (1946), Kuupik Kleist (1958), and Aleqa Hammond (1965).