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Marc Garneau

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Joseph Jean-Pierre Marc Garneau (born February 23, 1949) is a retired Canadian Member of Parliament, retired Royal Canadian Navy officer and former astronaut who served as a Cabinet minister from 2015 to 2021. A member of the Liberal Party, Garneau was the minister of foreign affairs from January to October 2021 and minister of transport from November 2015 to January 2021. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marc Garneau has received more than 730,897 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Marc Garneau is the 15,637th most popular politician (down from 14,112th in 2019), the 533rd most popular biography from Canada (up from 540th in 2019) and the 47th most popular Canadian Politician.

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Among politicians, Marc Garneau ranks 15,637 out of 15,577Before him are Adnan Badran, Paulo Muwanga, Henri Weber, Jose Maria Sison, Fabián Alarcón, and Kinga Göncz. After him are Reem Frainah, Prince Ali bin Hussein, Anand Satyanand, Douglas Hurd, Atlanersa, and Ulf Kristersson.

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Among people born in 1949, Marc Garneau ranks 537Before him are Rakesh Roshan, Boy Hayje, Owen Arthur, Shusaku Hirasawa, Ishenbai Kadyrbekov, and Dennis Taylor. After him are Hildegard Falck, Erwin Kremers, Mavuba Mafuila, Roy Bittan, Rod Temperton, and Debra Monk.

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Among people born in Canada, Marc Garneau ranks 533 out of 1,350Before him are Tara Strong (1973), David Furnish (1962), Molly Parker (1972), Tom Taylor (1880), Mia Kirshner (1975), and Barbara Wagner (1938). After him are Douglas Rain (1928), Doug Rogers (1941), Edison Chen (1980), Cathleen Synge Morawetz (1923), Anne Dorval (1960), and Montgomery Wilson (1909).


Among politicians born in Canada, Marc Garneau ranks 47Before him are Nancy Greene Raine (1943), George-Étienne Cartier (1814), Charles Tupper (1821), Jeanne Sauvé (1922), Patrick Roy (1965), and Hilda Cameron (1912). After him are Beattie Ramsay (1895), Jean Charest (1958), Victor Bruce, 9th Earl of Elgin (1849), Jack Layton (1950), Ken Dryden (1947), and Gaétan Boucher (1958).

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