Martti Ahtisaari

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Martti Oiva Kalevi Ahtisaari (Finnish: [ˈmɑrtːi ˈʔoi̯ʋɑ ˈkɑleʋi ˈʔɑhtisɑːri] (listen); born 23 June 1937) is a Finnish politician, the tenth president of Finland (1994–2000), a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, and a United Nations diplomat and mediator noted for his international peace work. Ahtisaari was a United Nations special envoy for Kosovo, charged with organizing the Kosovo status process negotiations, aimed at resolving a long-running dispute in Kosovo, which later declared its independence from Serbia in 2008. In October 2008, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize "for his important efforts, on several continents and over more than three decades, to resolve international conflicts". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martti Ahtisaari has received more than 492,788 page views. His biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 82 in 2019). Martti Ahtisaari is the 1,163rd most popular politician (down from 992nd in 2019), the 130th most popular biography from Russia (down from 117th in 2019) and the 50th most popular Russian Politician.

Ahtisaari was a Finnish diplomat and the President of Finland from 1994 to 2000. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008 for his efforts to resolve the Kosovo conflict.

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Among politicians, Martti Ahtisaari ranks 1,163 out of 15,710Before him are Margaret of Parma, Louis, Dauphin of France, Yitzhak Shamir, Andrei Zhdanov, Cnut the Great, and Frederick III, Elector of Saxony. After him are Ptolemy V Epiphanes, Takeda Shingen, William II of the Netherlands, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Justin II, and Afonso V of Portugal.

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Among people born in 1937, Martti Ahtisaari ranks 15Before him are Jane Fonda, Queen Sonja of Norway, Boris Spassky, Vanessa Redgrave, Queen Paola of Belgium, and Renzo Piano. After him are Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Jared Diamond, Ahmed Yassin, Mengistu Haile Mariam, Warren Beatty, and Bruce McLaren.

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Among people born in Russia, Martti Ahtisaari ranks 130 out of 2,688Before him are Anatoly Dyatlov (1931), Alexei Leonov (1934), Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia (1897), Tokhtamysh (1342), Otto Wallach (1847), and False Dmitry I (1581). After him are Vladimir Vysotsky (1938), Svetlana Alliluyeva (1926), Ilya Prigogine (1917), Vladimir Tatlin (1885), Ivan Krylov (1769), and Dmitry Medvedev (1965).


Among politicians born in Russia, Martti Ahtisaari ranks 50Before him are Feodor III of Russia (1661), Alexander Kolchak (1874), Vasili III of Russia (1479), Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia (1897), Tokhtamysh (1342), and False Dmitry I (1581). After him are Dmitry Medvedev (1965), Feodor II of Russia (1589), Grand Duchess Anna Petrovna of Russia (1708), Walther Funk (1890), Alexei Rykov (1881), and Genrikh Yagoda (1891).