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Mariano Rajoy

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Mariano Rajoy Brey (Spanish: [maˈɾjano raˈxoj]; born 27 March 1955) is a Spanish politician who served as Prime Minister of Spain from 2011 to 2018, when a vote of no confidence ousted his government. On 5 June 2018, he announced his resignation as People's Party leader.He became Leader of the People's Party in 2004 and Prime Minister in 2011 following the People's Party landslide victory in that year's general election becoming the sixth President of the Spanish Government. The party lost its majority in the 2015 general election, but after that election ended in deadlock, a second election in 2016 enabled Rajoy to be reelected Prime Minister as head of a minority government. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mariano Rajoy has received more than 2,008,073 page views. His biography is available in 97 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 96 in 2019). Mariano Rajoy is the 3,235th most popular politician (down from 3,119th in 2019), the 275th most popular biography from Spain (down from 269th in 2019) and the 97th most popular Spanish Politician.

Mariano Rajoy is most famous for being the Prime Minister of Spain from 2011 to 2018.

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Among politicians, Mariano Rajoy ranks 3,235 out of 15,577Before him are Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry, Corazon Aquino, Bahram II, Adélaïde of France, Hersekzade Ahmed Pasha, and Simeon of Moscow. After him are Shalmaneser V, Roman the Great, Tokugawa Hidetada, James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, Princess Margaretha, Mrs. Ambler, and Ivan Ribar.

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Among people born in 1955, Mariano Rajoy ranks 36Before him are Dodi Fayed, Whoopi Goldberg, Björn Andrésen, Mark David Chapman, Roland Emmerich, and Gary Sinise. After him are John Grisham, Jeff Koons, Héctor Cúper, Denis Mukwege, Katalin Karikó, and Egils Levits.

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Among people born in Spain, Mariano Rajoy ranks 275 out of 2,932Before him are Infante Jaime, Duke of Segovia (1908), Ramiro I of Aragon (1008), Vicente Aleixandre (1898), Rafael Nadal (1986), Raymond of Penyafort (1175), and Abraham Abulafia (1240). After him are La Belle Otero (1868), Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (1488), Liuvigild (525), Sancho III of Castile (1134), Lluís Companys (1882), and Andrés Iniesta (1984).


Among politicians born in Spain, Mariano Rajoy ranks 97Before him are Alfonso I of Asturias (693), Cardinal-Infante Ferdinand of Austria (1609), Eleanor of Toledo (1522), Ferdinand IV of Castile (1285), Infante Jaime, Duke of Segovia (1908), and Ramiro I of Aragon (1008). After him are Liuvigild (525), Sancho III of Castile (1134), Lluís Companys (1882), Muhammad I of Granada (1194), Berengaria of Castile (1180), and Muhammad I of Córdoba (823).

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