Michael Flynn

1958 - Today

Michael Flynn

Michael Thomas Flynn (born December 24, 1958) is a retired United States Army lieutenant general who was the 24th National Security Advisor for the first 22 days of the Trump administration until his resignation. Flynn's military career included a key role in shaping U.S. counterterrorism strategy and dismantling insurgent networks in the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars, and he was given numerous combat arms, conventional, and special operations senior intelligence assignments. He served as the 18th Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, from July 2012 until his forced retirement from the military in August 2014.After leaving the military, he established Flynn Intel Group, which provided intelligence services for businesses and governments, including in Turkey. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Flynn has received more than 3,529,784 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 13,215th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Michael Flynn ranks 13,087 out of 14,801Before him are Maria Zakharova, Reneta Indzhova, Madhav Kumar Nepal, Alfonso Dastis, Jerry Mateparae, and Maxime Verhagen. After him are Tomislav Karamarko, Pat Brown, Bella Abzug, William Hague, Elliot Richardson, and Dmytro Yarosh.

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Among people born in 1958, Michael Flynn ranks 324Before him are Gianni Alemanno, Alyson Reed, Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón, Anita Baker, Neville Southall, and James Wilby. After him are María Caridad Colón, Andris Šķēle, Tony Pulis, Ryoichi Kawakatsu, Christina Lathan, and Martin Whitmarsh.

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