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Khamtai Siphandon

1924 - Today

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General Khamtai Siphandone (Lao: ຄຳໄຕ ສີພັນດອນ; born 8 February 1924) is a Laotian politician who was Chairman of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party from 24 November 1992 to 21 March 2006 and President of Laos from 24 February 1998 to 8 June 2006, when he was replaced by Choummaly Sayasone. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Khamtai Siphandon has received more than 87,340 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Khamtai Siphandon is the 4,662nd most popular politician (up from 5,426th in 2019), the 4th most popular biography from Laos (up from 5th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Laotian Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Khamtai Siphandon ranks 4,662 out of 15,710Before him are Vratislaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Nikolay Krestinsky, Al-Afdal Shahanshah, Elisabeth of the Palatinate, James Brooke, and Gustav Noske. After him are Amenemnisu, Lê Lợi, Lansana Conté, Ferdinand Charles, Archduke of Austria, Mauricio Macri, and Matilda of Boulogne.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1924, Khamtai Siphandon ranks 74Before him are Matthäus Hetzenauer, Kenneth Waltz, Roger Guillemin, Allan MacLeod Cormack, Lee Iacocca, and Madame Nhu. After him are John Backus, Ahmadou Ahidjo, André Franquin, Zizi Jeanmaire, Paul Desmond, and Leonid Kogan.

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In Laos

Among people born in Laos, Khamtai Siphandon ranks 4 out of 16Before him are Bounnhang Vorachith (1938), Choummaly Sayasone (1936), and Souphanouvong (1909). After him are Thongloun Sisoulith (1946), Sisavang Vong (1885), Sisavang Vatthana (1907), Sisavath Keobounphanh (1928), Souvanna Phouma (1901), Fa Ngum (1316), Thongsing Thammavong (1944), and Boun Oum (1912).

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Among POLITICIANS In Laos

Among politicians born in Laos, Khamtai Siphandon ranks 4Before him are Bounnhang Vorachith (1938), Choummaly Sayasone (1936), and Souphanouvong (1909). After him are Thongloun Sisoulith (1946), Sisavang Vong (1885), Sisavang Vatthana (1907), Sisavath Keobounphanh (1928), Souvanna Phouma (1901), Fa Ngum (1316), Thongsing Thammavong (1944), and Boun Oum (1912).