Mauno Koivisto

1923 - 2017

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Mauno Henrik Koivisto (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈmɑu̯no ˈkoi̯ʋisto]; 25 November 1923 – 12 May 2017) was a Finnish politician who served as the ninth president of Finland from 1982 to 1994. He also served as the country's prime minister twice, from 1968 to 1970 and again from 1979 to 1982. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mauno Koivisto has received more than 345,092 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Mauno Koivisto is the 3,430th most popular politician (down from 3,103rd in 2019), the 33rd most popular biography from Finland (down from 31st in 2019) and the 11th most popular Finnish Politician.

Mauno Koivisto was the President of Finland from 1982 to 1994. He was the first Social Democrat to be elected President of Finland.

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Over the past year Mauno Koivisto has had the most page views in the with 136,395 views, followed by English (47,079), and Swedish (8,660). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Icelandic (23,400.00%), Ido (104.63%), and Simple English (93.55%)


Among politicians, Mauno Koivisto ranks 3,430 out of 19,576Before him are Simeon of Moscow, Mathieu Kérékou, Albert VI, Archduke of Austria, Christine of France, Nicomedes IV of Bithynia, and Olympia Mancini, Countess of Soissons. After him are John George III, Elector of Saxony, Emperor Ku, Harald Quandt, Herbert Backe, Di Renjie, and Lu Xun.

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Among people born in 1923, Mauno Koivisto ranks 42Before him are Morris, René Girard, Jorge Semprún, Stjepan Bobek, Philip Warren Anderson, and Alice Miller. After him are Erland Josephson, Edgar F. Codd, Shūsaku Endō, Glynis Johns, René Thom, and Aristides Pereira. Among people deceased in 2017, Mauno Koivisto ranks 58Before him are Al Jarreau, Danielle Darrieux, John Surtees, George Andrew Olah, Chester Bennington, and Peter L. Berger. After him are John Heard, Yisrael Kristal, Magdalena Abakanowicz, Sam Shepard, Piet Keizer, and Jake LaMotta.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Mauno Koivisto ranks 33 out of 751Before him are Linus Torvalds (1969), Kyösti Kallio (1873), Johan Ludvig Runeberg (1804), George Gaynes (1917), Otto Wille Kuusinen (1881), and Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia (1917). After him are Mika Häkkinen (1968), Albert Edelfelt (1854), Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg (1865), Hjalmar Siilasvuo (1892), Aino Aalto (1894), and Tom of Finland (1920).

Among POLITICIANS In Finland

Among politicians born in Finland, Mauno Koivisto ranks 11Before him are Juho Kusti Paasikivi (1870), Risto Ryti (1889), Pehr Evind Svinhufvud (1861), Kyösti Kallio (1873), Otto Wille Kuusinen (1881), and Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia (1917). After him are Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg (1865), Hjalmar Siilasvuo (1892), Antti Aarne (1867), Alexander Stubb (1968), Gustaf Mauritz Armfelt (1757), and Paavo Lipponen (1941).