Keith Holyoake

1904 - 1983

Keith Holyoake

Sir Keith Jacka Holyoake, (; 11 February 1904 – 8 December 1983) was the 26th Prime Minister of New Zealand, serving for a brief period in 1957 and then from 1960 to 1972, and also the 13th Governor-General of New Zealand, serving from 1977 to 1980. He is the only New Zealand politician to date to have held both positions.Holyoake was born near Pahiatua in the Wairarapa region. He left formal education at age 12 to help on the family farm. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Keith Holyoake has received more than 161,830 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 13,177th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Keith Holyoake ranks 13,051 out of 14,801Before him are Nadiya Savchenko, Art Babbitt, Adrian Smith, Sheila Young, David Kelly, and Peter O'Neill. After him are Owen Arthur, Henry Hyndman, Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev, Rand Paul, Robert J. Bentley, and Philippe Douste-Blazy.

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Among people born in 1904, Keith Holyoake ranks 211Before him are Bobbie Rosenfeld, Jimmy Dorsey, Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, George Formby, Laura La Plante, and George Brent. After him are Milburn Stone, Jacqueline Logan, Tom Conway, Patrick Kavanagh, and Dorothy Fields. Among people deceased in 1983, Keith Holyoake ranks 172Before him are Pat O'Brien, Claude Papi, Frank Forde, Lutz Eigendorf, Billy Fury, and Kai Winding. After him are Lynn Fontanne, Jacqueline Logan, Harish-Chandra, Henry M. Jackson, and William Demarest.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Keith Holyoake ranks 63 out of 145Before him are Andrew Adamson (1966), Vaughan Jones (1952), Murray Halberg (1933), Richard Pearse (1877), Jim Bolger (1935), and Kerry Fox (1966). After him are Melanie Lynskey (1977), Anand Satyanand (1944), Jemaine Clement (1974), Jerry Mateparae (1954), Lisa Chappell (1968), and Jenny Shipley (1952).

Among POLITICIANS In New Zealand

Among politicians born in New Zealand, Keith Holyoake ranks 9Before him are John Key (1961), Patsy Reddy (1954), Jean Batten (1909), Wallace Fard Muhammad (null), David Lange (1942), and Jim Bolger (1935). After him are Anand Satyanand (1944), Jerry Mateparae (1954), Jenny Shipley (1952), Mike Moore (1949), Winston Peters (null), and Silvia Cartwright (1943).

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