Lee Teng-hui

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Lee Teng-hui

Lee Teng-hui (Chinese: 李登輝; 15 January 1923 – 30 July 2020) was a Taiwanese politician and economist who was the fourth president of the Republic of China (Taiwan) under the 1947 Constitution and chairman of the Kuomintang (KMT) from 1988 to 2000. He was the first president of the Republic of China to be born in Taiwan and the first to be directly elected. During his presidency, Lee oversaw the end of martial law and the full democratization of the ROC, advocated the Taiwanese localization movement, and led an ambitious foreign policy to gain allies around the world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lee Teng-hui has received more than 532,958 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,836th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Lee Teng-hui ranks 2,818 out of 14,801Before him are Nguyễn Phú Trọng, Frederick II, Duke of Austria, Basarab I of Wallachia, Charles VII of Sweden, Qi of Xia, and Emperor Go-Kashiwabara. After him are Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Artavasdes II of Armenia, Liu Bian, Yitzhak Navon, William Pitt the Younger, and Seleucus IV Philopator.

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Among people born in 1923, Lee Teng-hui ranks 34Before him are Valentina Cortese, Yma Sumac, Antoni Tàpies, Nguyễn Văn Thiệu, René Girard, and Markus Wolf. After him are Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, Philip Warren Anderson, Mauno Koivisto, Erland Josephson, Jorge Semprún, and Morris.

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In Taiwan

Among people born in Taiwan, Lee Teng-hui ranks 3 out of 44Before him are Tsai Ing-wen (1956) and Ang Lee (1954). After him are Zheng Keshuang (1670), Su Tseng-chang (1947), Wu Den-yih (1948), Peter Chen (1947), Chen Chien-jen (1951), Jay Chou (1979), Sylvia Chang (1953), Elaine Chao (1953), and Jolin Tsai (1980).


Among politicians born in Taiwan, Lee Teng-hui ranks 2Before him are Tsai Ing-wen (1956). After him are Zheng Keshuang (1670), Su Tseng-chang (1947), Wu Den-yih (1948), Chen Chien-jen (1951), Annette Lu (1944), Lin Chuan (1951), Eric Chu (1961), and Jiang Yi-huah (1960).

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