Manuel Fraga

1922 - 2012

Manuel Fraga

Manuel Fraga Iribarne (Spanish pronunciation: [maˈnwel ˈfɾaɣa iɾiˈβaɾne]; 23 November 1922 – 15 January 2012) was a Spanish professor and politician in Francoist Spain, who was also the founder of the People's Party. Fraga was Minister of Information and Tourism between 1962 and 1969, Ambassador to the United Kingdom between 1973 and 1975, Minister of the Interior in 1975, Second Deputy Prime Minister between 1975 and 1976, President of the People's Alliance/People's Party between 1979 and 1990 and President of the Regional Government of Galicia between 1990 and 2005. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Manuel Fraga has received more than 58,064 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6,341st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Manuel Fraga ranks 6,303 out of 14,801Before him are Blanche of Navarre, Countess of Champagne, Chilperic of Aquitaine, Bettino Ricasoli, Iolu Abil, Milan Milutinović, and Henry Campbell-Bannerman. After him are Stephen, Count Palatine of Simmern-Zweibrücken, Duchess Augusta of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Malam Bacai Sanhá, Lý Thái Tổ, Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle, and Bezmiâlem Sultan.

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Among people born in 1922, Manuel Fraga ranks 107Before him are Carl Reiner, Patrick Macnee, Vladimir Etush, José Froilán González, Michael Ventris, and Susanna Agnelli. After him are Guy Hamilton, Serge Reggiani, Clair Cameron Patterson, Howard Zinn, María Casares, and Yvonne De Carlo. Among people deceased in 2012, Manuel Fraga ranks 86Before him are Sergio Pininfarina, Tonino Guerra, Carl Johan Bernadotte, Paul L. Smith, Santiago Carrillo, and Teófilo Stevenson. After him are Malam Bacai Sanhá, David Kelly, Warda Al-Jazairia, Miljan Miljanić, Sixten Jernberg, and Meles Zenawi.

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Among people born in Spain, Manuel Fraga ranks 571 out of 1,895Before him are Néstor Almendros (1930), Luis de León (1527), Agila I (null), Ferdinand de la Cerda (1255), Eleanor of Castile (1191), and Blanche of Navarre, Countess of Champagne (1177). After him are Sisenand (605), Quini (1949), Vicente Martín y Soler (1754), José Villalonga Llorente (1919), Manuel Marín (1949), and Muhammad II of Córdoba (980).


Among politicians born in Spain, Manuel Fraga ranks 209Before him are Rafael Casanova (1660), Anne Hidalgo (1959), Infante Alfonso, Duke of Calabria (1901), Agila I (null), Eleanor of Castile (1191), and Blanche of Navarre, Countess of Champagne (1177). After him are Sisenand (605), Manuel Marín (1949), Muhammad II of Córdoba (980), Marcus Ulpius Traianus the Elder (30), José Antonio Aguirre (1904), and Infanta María de la Paz of Spain (1862).

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