Michael Foot

1913 - 2010

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Michael Mackintosh Foot (23 July 1913 – 3 March 2010) was a British Labour Party politician who served as Labour Leader from 1980 to 1983. Foot began his career as a journalist on Tribune and the Evening Standard. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Foot has received more than 1,491,768 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Michael Foot is the 13,359th most popular politician (down from 12,627th in 2019), the 3,989th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,600th in 2019) and the 488th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Michael Foot ranks 13,359 out of 15,710Before him are Tarō Kōno, Joseph Nérette, Karin Keller-Sutter, Muhammad Mian Soomro, Henry Hyndman, and Freundel Stuart. After him are Ruhakana Rugunda, Steven Mnuchin, Cheick Modibo Diarra, Lucio Gutiérrez, Steponas Kairys, and Liviu Dragnea.

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Among people born in 1913, Michael Foot ranks 263Before him are Imre Harangi, Fred Agabashian, Martial Célestin, Amado Azar, Masaji Kiyokawa, and Betty Field. After him are Frank Swift, Gangubai Hangal, Bernard Lovell, Theo Helfrich, François Bourbotte, and Sammy Cahn. Among people deceased in 2010, Michael Foot ranks 300Before him are Loris Kessel, Marc Bazin, Eva Ibbotson, Jacques Swaters, Janusz Zakrzeński, and Antonio Ozores. After him are Jean Boiteux, Park Yong-ha, Paul Drayton, Joaquín Capilla, Ilene Woods, and Walter Frederick Morrison.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Michael Foot ranks 3,989 out of 6,924Before him are Willie Watson (1920), David Pegg (1935), Alex Pettyfer (1990), Steve Jackson (1951), Henry Hyndman (1842), and Moira Shearer (1926). After him are Nathaniel Parker (1962), William Sherard (1659), Leslie Phillips (1924), Herbert Ponting (1870), George Cohen (1939), and Tyson Fury (1988).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Michael Foot ranks 488Before him are Billy Hughes (1862), Aneurin Bevan (1897), Harry Mallin (1892), Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount Townshend (1674), Philip Hammond (1955), and Henry Hyndman (1842). After him are John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll (1680), William Fox (1812), Victor Cavendish, 9th Duke of Devonshire (1868), Tom Clarke (1858), Freeman Freeman-Thomas, 1st Marquess of Willingdon (1866), and Gayatri Devi (1919).