Jorge Batlle

1927 - 2016

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Jorge Luis Batlle Ibáñez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈxoɾxe ˈlwis ˈbaʝe iˈβaɲes]; Batlle locally [ˈbaʒe] or [ˈbaʃe]; 25 October 1927 – 24 October 2016) was a Uruguayan politician and lawyer, who served as the 38th president of Uruguay from 2000 to 2005. A member of the Colorado Party, he previously served as National Representative from 1959 to 1967, and as Senator of the Republic from 1985 to 1990 and from 1990 to 1999. The eldest son of the 30th president Luis Batlle Berres and a member of the Batlle family, he was the fourth member of the family to serve as president of the country. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jorge Batlle has received more than 109,909 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Jorge Batlle is the 6,401st most popular politician (up from 7,978th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Uruguay (up from 38th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Uruguayan Politician.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.02

    Effective Languages (L*)

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    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Jorge Batlle has had the most page views in the with 41,504 views, followed by English (13,806), and Korean (4,931). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Esperanto (520.00%), Korean (214.28%), and Uzbek (91.01%)


Among politicians, Jorge Batlle ranks 6,401 out of 19,576Before him are Sophie of Thuringia, Duchess of Brabant, Henuttaneb, Ulugh Muhammad, Josias, Hereditary Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont, Damat Ibrahim Pasha, and Muhammad al-Nafs al-Zakiyya. After him are Eurybiades, Taejodae of Goguryeo, He Zizhen, Brennus, Ansprand, and Chan Santokhi.

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Among people born in 1927, Jorge Batlle ranks 99Before him are Ram Narayan, Dana Elcar, Dick Bruna, Eldar Ryazanov, Eartha Kitt, and Vernon L. Smith. After him are Hans Schäfer, Martin Walser, Nguyễn Khánh, Yitzhak Hofi, Carlos José Castilho, and Allen Newell. Among people deceased in 2016, Jorge Batlle ranks 101Before him are Paul Elvstrøm, Andrei Karlov, Edward Albee, Anisa Makhlouf, Black, and Peter Naur. After him are Michael Massee, Henry Heimlich, Garry Marshall, Mohamed Abdelaziz, Ernst Nolte, and Yves Bonnefoy.

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In Uruguay

Among people born in Uruguay, Jorge Batlle ranks 31 out of 444Before him are Pedro Petrone (1905), Ladislao Mazurkiewicz (1945), Pablo Dorado (1908), Roque Máspoli (1917), Natalia Oreiro (1977), and Julio María Sanguinetti (1936). After him are Ernesto Mascheroni (1907), Juan María Bordaberry (1928), Juan Carlos Onetti (1909), Óscar Míguez (1927), Bernardo Arévalo (1958), and Fructuoso Rivera (1784).

Among POLITICIANS In Uruguay

Among politicians born in Uruguay, Jorge Batlle ranks 5Before him are José Mujica (1935), Tabaré Vázquez (1940), José Gervasio Artigas (1764), and Julio María Sanguinetti (1936). After him are Juan María Bordaberry (1928), Bernardo Arévalo (1958), Fructuoso Rivera (1784), Luis Alberto Lacalle (1941), Manuel Oribe (1792), Venancio Flores (1808), and José Batlle y Ordóñez (1856).