Mamadou Dia

1910 - 2009

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Mamadou Dia (18 July 1910 – 25 January 2009) was a Senegalese politician who served as the first Prime Minister of Senegal from 1957 until 1962, when he was forced to resign and was subsequently imprisoned amidst allegations that he was planning to stage a military coup to overthrow President Léopold Sédar Senghor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mamadou Dia has received more than 40,087 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Mamadou Dia is the 12,596th most popular politician (down from 11,633rd in 2019).

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.26

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.01

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Among politicians, Mamadou Dia ranks 12,596 out of 15,710Before him are M. S. Swaminathan, Yun Chi-young, Joe Arpaio, Celso Torrelio, John Negroponte, and William Perry. After him are Gary Locke, Michael Ignatieff, William Lai, Harry Cohn, William Colby, and Filippos Karvelas.

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Among people born in 1910, Mamadou Dia ranks 243Before him are John Hammond, George C. Homans, György Faludy, Robert Buron, Algisto Lorenzato, and Hilde Schrader. After him are Felipe Olivares, Tefta Tashko-Koço, Felipe Rosas, Gennady Voronov, Ljubiša Stevanović, and Anita Page. Among people deceased in 2009, Mamadou Dia ranks 230Before him are Mary Travers, Léon Glovacki, Abel Goumba, Helen Suzman, Miroslav Filip, and Daniel Jarque. After him are Semyon Farada, Lukas Foss, Olja Ivanjicki, Alfred Hrdlicka, Roger Planchon, and Ali Akbar Khan.

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