Mark Rutte

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Mark Rutte (Dutch: [ˈmɑr(ə)k ˈrʏtə] (listen); born 14 February 1967) is a Dutch politician serving as Prime Minister of the Netherlands since 2010 and Leader of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) since 2006. After a business career working for Unilever, Rutte entered politics in 2002 on his appointment as State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment by Prime Minister Jan Peter Balkenende of the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA), after a coalition agreement guaranteed the VVD several seats in the cabinet. Rutte was subsequently elected to the House of Representatives at the 2003 election. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mark Rutte has received more than 2,732,346 page views. His biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 78 in 2019). Mark Rutte is the 3,176th most popular politician (up from 4,205th in 2019), the 120th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 165th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Dutch Politician.

Mark Rutte is most famous for being the Prime Minister of the Netherlands. He is also the leader of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD).

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Among politicians, Mark Rutte ranks 3,176 out of 15,710Before him are Radomir Putnik, Tahmasp II, Otto I, Duke of Saxony, Nicholas Kanabos, Lapu-Lapu, and Jayavarman VII. After him are Heshen, Archduchess Maria Maddalena of Austria, Charles III, Prince of Monaco, Antiphon, Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, and William IV, Duke of Bavaria.

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Among people born in 1967, Mark Rutte ranks 14Before him are Jürgen Klopp, David Guetta, Kane, Sung Jae-gi, Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, and Pamela Anderson. After him are Philip Seymour Hoffman, Benicio del Toro, Carla Bruni, Matt LeBlanc, Boris Becker, and Mike Portnoy.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Mark Rutte ranks 120 out of 1,209Before him are Judith Leyster (1609), Pieter van Musschenbroek (1692), Paulus Potter (1625), Willem Janszoon (1570), Willem Claesz. Heda (1594), and Adriaen van Ostade (1610). After him are Bertha of Holland (1055), Harry Mulisch (1927), Edwin van der Sar (1970), Cornelis Drebbel (1572), Meindert Hobbema (1638), and Jan Swammerdam (1637).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Mark Rutte ranks 14Before him are Johan de Witt (1625), William II, Prince of Orange (1626), William V, Prince of Orange (1748), Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange (1584), William IV, Prince of Orange (1711), and William II of Holland (1228). After him are Wim Duisenberg (1935), Peter Stuyvesant (1612), Wim Kok (1938), Johan van Oldenbarnevelt (1547), Ruud Lubbers (1939), and Princess Irene of the Netherlands (1939).

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