Meir Dagan

1945 - 2016

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Aluf Meir Dagan (Hebrew: מאיר דגן; 30 January 1945 – 17 March 2016) was an Israel Defense Forces Major General (reserve) and Director of the Mossad. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Meir Dagan has received more than 530,319 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Meir Dagan is the 5,196th most popular politician (up from 7,143rd in 2019), the 193rd most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 694th in 2019) and the 63rd most popular Ukrainian Politician.

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  • 22

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Over the past year Meir Dagan has had the most page views in the with 76,001 views, followed by Hebrew (35,159), and Russian (11,981). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Chinese (209.71%), Slovenian (81.46%), and Indonesian (69.94%)


Among politicians, Meir Dagan ranks 5,196 out of 19,576Before him are Mohammad Shtayyeh, Vera Zasulich, Desiderata of the Lombards, Princess Sophie of Sweden, 4th Dalai Lama, and René Préval. After him are Anne Gonzaga, Mehdi Ben Barka, Liu Zhang, Siemowit, Princess Adelgunde of Bavaria, and Galswintha.

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Among people born in 1945, Meir Dagan ranks 103Before him are Christoph Schönborn, Anatoly Fomenko, Muqrin bin Abdulaziz, Birendra of Nepal, Marthe Keller, and Assi Dayan. After him are Khaleda Zia, Gunther von Hagens, Elis Regina, Jeffrey C. Hall, John Fogerty, and Duarte Pio, Duke of Braganza. Among people deceased in 2016, Meir Dagan ranks 89Before him are Takahito, Prince Mikasa, Michal Kováč, Chris Amon, Edgar Mitchell, Bata Živojinović, and Kenny Baker. After him are Yasuo Takamori, David Hamilton, Seymour Papert, André Courrèges, Maria Teresa de Filippis, and Paul Elvstrøm.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Meir Dagan ranks 193 out of 1,365Before him are Władysław Tarnowski (1836), Anatoly Fomenko (1945), Georgy Pyatakov (1890), Batbayan (700), Ivan Chernyakhovsky (1906), and Mstislav II of Kiev (1200). After him are Israel Gelfand (1913), Louis B. Mayer (1884), Georgy Dobrovolsky (1928), Wojciech Kilar (1932), Yaropolk II of Kiev (1082), and Paul Muni (1895).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Meir Dagan ranks 63Before him are Eupraxia of Kiev (1071), Valeriy Borzov (1949), Ivan Sirko (1610), Georgy Pyatakov (1890), Batbayan (700), and Mstislav II of Kiev (1200). After him are Yaropolk II of Kiev (1082), Michael of Chernigov (1185), Valentina Matviyenko (1949), Angelica Balabanoff (1878), Petro Konashevych-Sahaidachny (1582), and Yaakov Dori (1899).