POLITICIAN

Leo Varadkar

1979 - Today

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Leo Eric Varadkar ( və-RAD-kər; born 18 January 1979) is an Irish Fine Gael politician and physician who has served as Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment since June 2020 and Leader of Fine Gael since June 2017. He has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Dublin West constituency since 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leo Varadkar has received more than 4,851,028 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Leo Varadkar is the 14,031st most popular politician (down from 13,149th in 2019), the 284th most popular biography from Ireland and the 47th most popular Irish Politician.

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  • 4.9M

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  • 54.42

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  • 52

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.26

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Leo Varadkar ranks 14,031 out of 15,710. Before him are Nurlan Balgimbayev, Howard Baker, J. Donald Cameron, Vere Bird, Igor Plotnitsky, and Rod Blagojevich. After him are Yoav Galant, Albert Camille Vital, Oh Se-hoon, Maria Zakharova, Imangali Tasmagambetov, and Clement Arrindell.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1979, Leo Varadkar ranks 196Before him are Robyn, Martin Petrov, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Alexander Povetkin, Anthony Réveillère, and Rachel Corrie. After him are Wes Brown, Tuva Novotny, Mohamed Kallon, Fábio Aurélio, Bam Margera, and Nick Stahl.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Leo Varadkar ranks 284 out of 460. Before him are George Brent (1904), Denis Irwin (1965), Jack Lynch (1917), Terry Wogan (1938), Richard Mulcahy (1886), and Colm Wilkinson (1944). After him are John Joly (1857), Sheamus (1978), Jack Gleeson (1992), William Paterson (1745), Johnny Giles (1940), and Finn Bálor (1981).

Among POLITICIANS In Ireland

Among politicians born in Ireland, Leo Varadkar ranks 47Before him are Cathal Brugha (1874), William Hobson (1792), Joseph Plunkett (1887), Albert Reynolds (1932), Jack Lynch (1917), and Richard Mulcahy (1886). After him are William Paterson (1745), Micheál Martin (1960), John Bruton (1947), Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (1116), Edward Carson (1854), and Thomas Fitzsimons (1741).

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