Laura Chinchilla

1959 - Today

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Laura Chinchilla Miranda (Spanish: [ˈlawɾa tʃinˈtʃiɟa miˈɾanda]; born 28 March 1959) is a Costa Rican politician who was President of Costa Rica from 2010 to 2014. She was one of Óscar Arias Sánchez's two Vice-Presidents and his administration's Minister of Justice. She was the governing PLN candidate for president in the 2010 general election, where she won with 46.76% of the vote on 7 February. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Laura Chinchilla has received more than 189,637 page views. Her biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 56 in 2019). Laura Chinchilla is the 8,538th most popular politician (down from 6,753rd in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Costa Rica (down from 3rd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Costa Rican Politician.

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Among politicians, Laura Chinchilla ranks 8,538 out of 15,710Before her are Molon, Gabriel Almond, Nasser Al-Sabah, Álvaro de Luna, 1st Duke of Trujillo, Margaret I, Countess of Flanders, and Ahn Changho. After her are Sin Sukju, Enric Prat de la Riba, Sobekemsaf II, Maurice Yaméogo, Bodawpaya, and Automedon.

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Among people born in 1959, Laura Chinchilla ranks 77Before her are Juha Kankkunen, Helmuth Duckadam, Rebecca De Mornay, John Magufuli, Suzanne Vega, and Alan Wilder. After her are Sean Young, Luis Fernández, Clancy Brown, Guy Laliberté, Peter Mensah, and Donna Strickland.

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In Costa Rica

Among people born in Costa Rica, Laura Chinchilla ranks 5 out of 98Before her are Óscar Arias (1940), Chavela Vargas (1919), José Figueres Ferrer (1906), and Keylor Navas (1986). After her are Abel Pacheco (1933), Franklin Chang Díaz (1950), Miguel Ángel Rodríguez (1940), Luis Guillermo Solís (1958), Adolfo Díaz (1875), Otilio Ulate Blanco (1891), and José María Castro Madriz (1818).

Among POLITICIANS In Costa Rica

Among politicians born in Costa Rica, Laura Chinchilla ranks 3Before her are Óscar Arias (1940) and José Figueres Ferrer (1906). After her are Abel Pacheco (1933), Miguel Ángel Rodríguez (1940), Luis Guillermo Solís (1958), Adolfo Díaz (1875), Otilio Ulate Blanco (1891), José María Castro Madriz (1818), Rodrigo Carazo Odio (1926), Luis Alberto Monge (1925), and Juan Mora Fernández (1784).