Joseph Arthur Ankrah

1915 - 1992

Joseph Arthur Ankrah

Joseph Arthur Ankrah (18 August 1915 – 25 November 1992) was a General of the army of Ghana who served as the 2nd President of Ghana from 1966 to 1969 in the position of Chairman of the National Liberation Council. Ankrah also served as Chairperson of the Organisation of African Unity from 24 February 1966 to 5 November 1966. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Arthur Ankrah has received more than 117,032 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,537th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Joseph Arthur Ankrah ranks 11,468 out of 14,801Before him are Iván Duque Márquez, Han Myeong-sook, Jón Þorláksson, Malik Kafur, Lars-Emil Johansen, and M. S. Swaminathan. After him are Rodrigo Carazo Odio, Alexandros Diomidis, Ion Ciubuc, Francisco Silvela, Apolo Nsibambi, and José Pardo y Barreda.

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Among people born in 1915, Joseph Arthur Ankrah ranks 150Before him are Ray Evans, Mario Echandi Jiménez, Raquel Rastenni, Sargent Shriver, John C. Lilly, and John Dobson. After him are Ann Sheridan, Nicholas Metropolis, O. W. Fischer, Maxime Rodinson, Stu Hart, and Lester del Rey. Among people deceased in 1992, Joseph Arthur Ankrah ranks 155Before him are Pumpuang Duangjan, Kenneth MacMillan, Jan Flinterman, Ferenc Karinthy, Per Olof Sundman, and Sabiha Bengütaş. After him are Roberto Bonomi, Gerard K. O'Neill, Margarita Aliger, Sandy Dennis, Ronnie Bucknum, and Marsha P. Johnson.

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In Ghana

Among people born in Ghana, Joseph Arthur Ankrah ranks 14 out of 84Before him are Peter Turkson (1948), Jerry Rawlings (1947), Peter Mensah (1959), Michael Essien (1982), William Boyd (1952), and Peter Poreku Dery (1918). After him are Sulley Muntari (1984), Hilla Limann (1934), Asamoah Gyan (1985), Fred Akuffo (1937), Samuel Kuffour (1976), and John Mahama (1958).


Among politicians born in Ghana, Joseph Arthur Ankrah ranks 6Before him are Kwame Nkrumah (1909), John Kufuor (1938), Nana Akufo-Addo (1944), John Atta Mills (1944), and Jerry Rawlings (1947). After him are Hilla Limann (1934), Fred Akuffo (1937), John Mahama (1958), Ignatius Kutu Acheampong (1931), and Akwasi Afrifa (1936).

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