Kathleen Blanco

1942 - 2019

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Kathleen Babineaux Blanco (December 15, 1942 – August 18, 2019) was an American politician who served as the 54th Governor of Louisiana from January 2004 to January 2008. A member of the Democratic Party, she was the first and, to date, only woman elected as the state's governor. When first elected, Blanco outlined her top priorities as providing affordable healthcare, improving the education system in the state, and helping to create a strong and vibrant economy through aggressive economic development initiatives. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kathleen Blanco has received more than 533,360 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Kathleen Blanco is the 14,732nd most popular politician, the 11,488th most popular biography from United States and the 826th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Kathleen Blanco ranks 14,732 out of 15,710Before her are Melville Fuller, Monisha Kaltenborn, Baburam Bhattarai, Serge Vohor, Marjo Matikainen-Kallström, and Alexander Dobrindt. After her are Ron Brown, Henry McMaster, John Tower, Charles Foster, George Walton, and Trinidad Jiménez.

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Among people born in 1942, Kathleen Blanco ranks 536Before her are Butch Otter, Nathan Deal, Anthony W. England, Richard M. Daley, Bobby Rydell, and Karen Hantze Susman. After her are Peter Thompson, Dennis Ralston, Lynn Davies, Lee Greenwood, Jeff Astle, and Mac Davis. Among people deceased in 2019, Kathleen Blanco ranks 472Before her are Juice Wrld, Tommy Smith, Lina Cheryazova, Jonathan Miller, Manohar Parrikar, and Windsor Davies. After her are John Dingell, D. C. Fontana, Georgia Engel, Charalambos Cholidis, Viktor Manakov, and Nipsey Hussle.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kathleen Blanco ranks 11,488 out of 15,968Before her are Valerie Bertinelli (1960), Maxine Singer (1931), Bobby Julich (1971), Raven-Symoné (1985), Judith Miller (1948), and Sean Kinney (1966). After her are Terry Dischinger (1940), Zina Garrison (1963), Byron K. Lichtenberg (1948), Ron Brown (1941), Henry McMaster (1947), and John Tower (1925).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Kathleen Blanco ranks 826Before her are Roger Wicker (1951), John W. Geary (1819), Richard J. Terrile (1951), William P. Clark Jr. (1931), Ray LaHood (1945), and Melville Fuller (1833). After her are Ron Brown (1941), Henry McMaster (1947), John Tower (1925), Charles Foster (1828), George Walton (1741), and Thomas Eagleton (1929).