Juan Manuel Santos

1951 - Today

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Juan Manuel Santos Calderón (Spanish: [ˈxwam maˈnwel ˈsantos kaldeˈɾon]; born 10 August 1951) is a Colombian politician who was the President of Colombia from 2010 to 2018. He was the sole recipient of the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize. An economist by profession and a journalist by trade, Santos is a member of the wealthy and influential Santos family, who from 1913 to 2007 were the majority shareholders of El Tiempo until its sale to Planeta DeAgostini in 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Manuel Santos has received more than 2,036,909 page views. His biography is available in 86 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 83 in 2019). Juan Manuel Santos is the 2,545th most popular politician (down from 1,837th in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Colombia (up from 6th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Colombian Politician.

Juan Manuel Santos is the president of Colombia. He is most famous for negotiating with the FARC rebels to end the civil war in Colombia.

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Among politicians, Juan Manuel Santos ranks 2,545 out of 15,710Before him are Seleucus IV Philopator, Empress Suiko, Lütfi Pasha, Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria, Christopher II of Denmark, and Alexandre Colonna-Walewski. After him are Peroz I, Joanna II of Naples, Milan Nedić, Magnus VI of Norway, Eric I of Denmark, and Alexandru Ioan Cuza.

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Among people born in 1951, Juan Manuel Santos ranks 24Before him are Claudio Ranieri, Paul Breitner, Mark Hamill, Karekin II, Tommy Hilfiger, and Gordon Brown. After him are Aslan Maskhadov, Kenny Dalglish, Kathryn Bigelow, Anjelica Huston, Akhmad Kadyrov, and Jane Seymour.

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In Colombia

Among people born in Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos ranks 5 out of 271Before him are Pablo Escobar (1949), Gabriel García Márquez (1927), Fernando Botero (1932), and César Gaviria (1947). After him are Shakira (1977), Carlos Valderrama (1961), René Higuita (1966), Carlos Valdes (1989), Nicolás Gómez Dávila (1913), Luis Carlos Galán (1943), and Francisco de Paula Santander (1792).

Among POLITICIANS In Colombia

Among politicians born in Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos ranks 2Before him are César Gaviria (1947). After him are Luis Carlos Galán (1943), Francisco de Paula Santander (1792), Álvaro Uribe (1952), Virgilio Barco Vargas (1921), Belisario Betancur (1923), Rodrigo Lara (1946), Julio César Turbay Ayala (1916), Ernesto Samper (1950), Jorge Eliécer Gaitán (1903), and Manuel Marulanda (1930).

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