Martin McGuinness

1950 - 2017

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James Martin Pacelli McGuinness (Irish: Séamus Máirtín Pacelli Mag Aonghusa; 23 May 1950 – 21 March 2017) was an Irish republican Sinn Féin politician and a leader within the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) during The Troubles. McGuinness was the deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland from May 2007 to January 2017.McGuinness served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Mid Ulster from 1997 until his resignation in 2013. Like all Sinn Féin MPs, McGuinness abstained from participation in the Westminster Parliament. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin McGuinness has received more than 2,009,463 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Martin McGuinness is the 13,069th most popular politician (down from 11,352nd in 2019), the 3,761st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,732nd in 2019) and the 469th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Martin McGuinness ranks 13,069 out of 15,710Before him are Princess Mabel of Orange-Nassau, Tom Naudé, William Gopallawa, Juan Manuel Gálvez, Joaquín Sánchez de Toca, and Valdis Birkavs. After him are Alfred Gusenbauer, Pablo Arosemena, Nahas Angula, Epeli Nailatikau, Alberto Zorrilla, and Badri Patarkatsishvili.

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Among people born in 1950, Martin McGuinness ranks 358Before him are Peter Gould, Charles Fleischer, Guy Drut, Kurt Jara, Dave Wottle, and Harriet Walter. After him are Dieter Burdenski, Shabana Azmi, Trevor Bolder, Sandra Reemer, Rosi Mittermaier, and Lothar Kurbjuweit. Among people deceased in 2017, Martin McGuinness ranks 373Before him are William H. Keeler, Katalin Szőke, Peter Hall, Nikos Koundouros, Márta Rudas, and Paul Falk. After him are Sandra Reemer, Barbara Hale, Julia Hartwig, Don Gordon, Peter Sarstedt, and Habib Thiam.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Martin McGuinness ranks 3,761 out of 6,924Before him are Harriet Walter (1950), Alice Eve (1982), Eric Gill (1882), Jamie Carragher (1978), Edward Wilson (1872), and Sammy Lee (1959). After him are Adolph Deutsch (1897), Amelia Edwards (1831), Trevor Bolder (1950), William Sterndale Bennett (1816), Chris Bonington (1934), and Doreen Massey (1944).

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Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Martin McGuinness ranks 469Before him are Grantley Goulding (1874), William Warham (1450), Nicola Sturgeon (1970), Stafford Cripps (1889), Douglas Slocombe (1913), and George W. Campbell (1769). After him are Robin Cook (1946), Emil Voigt (1883), Charles Spencer, 9th Earl Spencer (1964), Andrew Fisher (1862), Hugh Gaitskell (1906), and James Wilson (1742).

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