Laisenia Qarase

1941 - 2020

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Laisenia Qarase (pronounced [ŋɡaˈrase]; 4 February 1941 – 21 April 2020) was a Fijian politician. He served as the sixth Prime Minister of Fiji from 2000 to 2006. After the military quashed the coup that led to the removal of Mahendra Chaudhry, Qarase joined the Interim Military Government as a financial adviser on 9 June 2000, until his appointment as Prime Minister on 4 July. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Laisenia Qarase has received more than 117,885 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Laisenia Qarase is the 9,050th most popular politician, the most popular biography from Fiji and the most popular Fijian Politician.

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Among politicians, Laisenia Qarase ranks 9,050 out of 15,710Before him are Jacob Hutter, Laurentino Cortizo, Nikolai Tanayev, Bretislav III, Lien Chan, and Yuriko, Princess Mikasa. After him are Kong Jia, Eudamidas III, France-Albert René, Jusuf Kalla, Patsy Reddy, and Herman Wrangel.

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Among people born in 1941, Laisenia Qarase ranks 203Before him are İdil Biret, Chucho Valdés, Boris Vallejo, Bohdan Stupka, Fionnula Flanagan, and Michael Apted. After him are Ken Saro-Wiwa, Ignazio Giunti, Hernando de Soto Polar, Federico Faggin, Nate Thurmond, and Edmund Stoiber. Among people deceased in 2020, Laisenia Qarase ranks 270Before him are Claude Bolling, Armando Manzanero, Luigi Simoni, Mady Mesplé, Ronald Graham, and Nikolai Tanayev. After him are Índio, Volodymyr Troshkin, Allen Daviau, Mirza Khazar, Viktor Ponedelnik, and John Ericson.

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Among people born in Fiji, Laisenia Qarase ranks 1 out of 12After him are Josefa Iloilo (1920), Jioji Konrote (1947), Jimmy Snuka (1943), Craig Parker (1970), Seru Epenisa Cakobau (1815), Frank Bainimarama (1954), Epeli Nailatikau (1941), Kamisese Mara (1920), Vijay Singh (1963), Deuce (1971), and Roy Krishna (1987).

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Among politicians born in Fiji, Laisenia Qarase ranks 1After him are Josefa Iloilo (1920), Jioji Konrote (1947), Seru Epenisa Cakobau (1815), Frank Bainimarama (1954), Epeli Nailatikau (1941), and Kamisese Mara (1920).