Malcolm Fraser

1930 - 2015

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John Malcolm Fraser (; 21 May 1930 – 20 March 2015) was an Australian politician who served as the 22nd prime minister of Australia, in office from 1975 to 1983 as leader of the Liberal Party of Australia. Fraser was raised on his father's sheep stations, and after studying at Magdalen College, Oxford, returned to Australia to take over the family property in the Western District of Victoria. After an initial defeat in 1954, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives at the 1955 federal election, as a member of parliament (MP) for the division of Wannon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Malcolm Fraser has received more than 780,397 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Malcolm Fraser is the 12,143rd most popular politician (down from 11,612th in 2019), the 164th most popular biography from Australia (down from 147th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Australian Politician.

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Among politicians, Malcolm Fraser ranks 12,143 out of 15,710Before him are Moshe Sanbar, Ceolwulf of Wessex, Kriangsak Chamanan, Titus Aebutius Elva, Adolfo Díaz, and Franz Tost. After him are Francisco Silvela, Kornel Morawiecki, Prince Moulay Rachid of Morocco, Luis Moreno Ocampo, Geoffrey Howe, and Ferdinand Sarrien.

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Among people born in 1930, Malcolm Fraser ranks 341Before him are Christian Schwarz-Schilling, Ivan Kolev, Marni Nixon, Gianfranco Parolini, Sándor Rozsnyói, and Ignazio Fabra. After him are Andy White, Ellen Schwiers, Eino Tamberg, Andrey Petrov, Luis de Pablo, and Alakbar Mammadov. Among people deceased in 2015, Malcolm Fraser ranks 256Before him are Tignous, Lizabeth Scott, Antonio Betancort, Revaz Chkheidze, Melissa Mathison, and Yvonne Craig. After him are Geoffrey Howe, Andy White, Lia van Leer, Dick Van Patten, Jean-Claude Turcotte, and Galina Prozumenshchikova.

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Among people born in Australia, Malcolm Fraser ranks 164 out of 790Before him are Tony Roche (1945), Rebel Wilson (1980), Phoebe Tonkin (1989), Ruby Rose (1986), Anna Torv (1979), and Norman Brookes (1877). After him are Emilie de Ravin (1981), Cadel Evans (1977), Quentin Bryce (1942), Teresa Palmer (1986), Markus Zusak (1975), and Jacinda Barrett (1972).

Among POLITICIANS In Australia

Among politicians born in Australia, Malcolm Fraser ranks 13Before him are Dawn Fraser (1937), Robert Menzies (1894), Scott Morrison (1968), Gough Whitlam (1916), Edmund Barton (1849), and Malcolm Turnbull (1954). After him are Quentin Bryce (1942), William McMahon (1908), Gerald Patterson (1895), Alfred Deakin (1856), Andrew Lesnie (1956), and Paul Keating (1944).

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