POLITICIAN

Kenneth Kaunda

1924 - Today

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Kenneth David Kaunda (born 28 April 1924), also known as KK, is a Zambian former politician who served as the first President of Zambia from 1964 to 1991. Kaunda is the youngest of eight children born to an ordained Church of Scotland missionary and teacher, an immigrant from Malawi. He was at the forefront of the struggle for independence from British rule. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kenneth Kaunda has received more than 718,004 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Kenneth Kaunda is the 6,203rd most popular politician (down from 4,906th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Zambia and the most popular Zambian Politician.

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  • 720k

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  • 66.49

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  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.57

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Kenneth Kaunda ranks 6,203 out of 15,710. Before him are George, Crown Prince of Serbia, Geert Wilders, Vasile Milea, Shi Le, Francesco Maria del Monte, and Beatrice of Bourbon, Queen of Bohemia. After him are Fidel Ramos, Lucius Junius Gallio Annaeanus, Khyan, Tokugawa Ieyoshi, Guy Mollet, and Apil-Sin.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1924, Kenneth Kaunda ranks 97Before him are Israel Tal, E. P. Thompson, Noboru Takeshita, Chet Atkins, James Black, and George Mikan. After him are Marina Berti, Ottmar Walter, Bud Powell, Neville Marriner, Geraldine Page, and Robert Frank.

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In Zambia

Among people born in Zambia, Kenneth Kaunda ranks 2 out of 31. Before him are Wilbur Smith (1933). After him are Stanley Fischer (1943), Michael Sata (1937), Godfrey Chitalu (1947), Edgar Lungu (1956), Frederick Chiluba (1943), Medardo Joseph Mazombwe (1931), Levy Mwanawasa (1948), Denise Scott Brown (1931), Kalusha Bwalya (1963), and Guy Scott (1944).

Among POLITICIANS In Zambia

Among politicians born in Zambia, Kenneth Kaunda ranks 1After him are Michael Sata (1937), Edgar Lungu (1956), Frederick Chiluba (1943), Levy Mwanawasa (1948), and Guy Scott (1944).

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