Kiro Gligorov

1917 - 2012

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Kiro Gligorov (Macedonian: Киро Глигоров, pronounced [ˈkirɔ ˈɡliɡɔrɔf] (listen); May 3, 1917 – January 1, 2012) was the first President of the Republic of Macedonia (now North Macedonia) from 1991 to 1999. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kiro Gligorov has received more than 143,308 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Kiro Gligorov is the 2,612th most popular politician (down from 1,865th in 2019), the 8th most popular biography from North Macedonia (down from 2nd in 2019) and the 6th most popular Macedonian Politician.

Kiro Gligorov was the first president of the Republic of Macedonia and is most famous for his role in the country's independence movement.

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Among politicians, Kiro Gligorov ranks 2,612 out of 15,710Before him are Grand Duchess Alexandra Pavlovna of Russia, Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia, Maria Christina of Austria, Nguyễn Văn Thiệu, Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir, and Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua. After him are Taksin, Nicola Amati, Zhao Gao, Robert IV of Sablé, Abdurrahman Wahid, and Huneric.

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Among people born in 1917, Kiro Gligorov ranks 36Before him are Zsa Zsa Gabor, Mel Ferrer, Dizzy Gillespie, Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia, George Gaynes, and Manolete. After him are Bourvil, Jack Kirby, James Rainwater, Joan Clarke, Robert Burns Woodward, and Danielle Darrieux. Among people deceased in 2012, Kiro Gligorov ranks 35Before him are Matilde Camus, Carlos Fuentes, Hebe Camargo, Rodney King, Dave Brubeck, and Antoni Tàpies. After him are Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, Sun Myung Moon, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Eduard Khil, Erland Josephson, and Nayef bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud.

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In North Macedonia

Among people born in North Macedonia, Kiro Gligorov ranks 8 out of 107Before him are Mother Teresa (1910), Baba Vanga (1911), Justin I (450), Nexhmije Hoxha (1921), Köprülüzade Fazıl Ahmed Pasha (1635), and Theodahad (480). After him are Esma Redžepova (1943), Köprülüzade Fazıl Mustafa Pasha (1637), Dragoslav Šekularac (1937), Ljubiša Samardžić (1936), Lazar Koliševski (1914), and Stobaeus (401).

Among POLITICIANS In North Macedonia

Among politicians born in North Macedonia, Kiro Gligorov ranks 6Before him are Justinian I (482), Justin I (450), Nexhmije Hoxha (1921), Köprülüzade Fazıl Ahmed Pasha (1635), and Theodahad (480). After him are Köprülüzade Fazıl Mustafa Pasha (1637), Lazar Koliševski (1914), Konstantin Tih (1240), Boris Trajkovski (1956), Gjorge Ivanov (1960), and Stevo Pendarovski (1963).