Mario Draghi

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Mario Draghi (Italian: [ˈmaːrjo ˈdraːɡi]; born 3 September 1947) is an Italian economist, academic, banker, statesman and civil servant who served as the prime minister of Italy from February 2021 to October 2022. Prior to his appointment as prime minister, he served as President of the European Central Bank (ECB) between 2011 and 2019. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mario Draghi has received more than 3,223,090 page views. His biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 73 in 2019). Mario Draghi is the 20th most popular economist (down from 15th in 2019), the 483rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 361st in 2019) and the most popular Italian Economist.

Mario Draghi is the president of the European Central Bank. He is most famous for his speech on July 26, 2012, in which he promised to do "whatever it takes" to save the euro.

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Among economists, Mario Draghi ranks 20 out of 414Before him are Ludwig von Mises, Klaus Schwab, John Law, Gunnar Myrdal, Paul Samuelson, and Jean-Baptiste Say. After him are Amartya Sen, Joseph Stiglitz, Alexander Hamilton, Jacques Delors, Anne Robert Jacques Turgot, and Henri Fayol.

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Among people born in 1947, Mario Draghi ranks 19Before him are Brian May, Josep Borrell, Ali Abdullah Saleh, Salman Rushdie, James Hunt, and Shirin Ebadi. After him are Paul Auster, Takeshi Kitano, Megawati Sukarnoputri, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Paco de Lucía, and Michael Porter.

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Among people born in Italy, Mario Draghi ranks 483 out of 5,161Before him are Guccio Gucci (1881), Pope Paul II (1417), Giuliano de' Medici (1453), Christine de Pizan (1365), Pope Honorius I (585), and Januarius (272). After him are John Cabot (1450), Roberto Baggio (1967), Julia the Elder (-39), Rita Levi-Montalcini (1909), Bohemond I of Antioch (1054), and Ennius (-239).


Among economists born in Italy, Mario Draghi ranks 1After him are Franco Modigliani (1918), Carlo M. Cipolla (1922), Piero Sraffa (1898), Ferdinando Galiani (1728), Giovanni Arrighi (1937), Gian Domenico Romagnosi (1761), Pietro Verri (1728), Mariana Mazzucato (1968), Daniele Archibugi (1958), Pier Carlo Padoan (1950), and Alberto Alesina (1957).