Michael Heseltine

1933 - Today

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Michael Ray Dibdin Heseltine, Baron Heseltine, (; born 21 March 1933) is a British politician and businessman. Having begun his career as a property developer, he became one of the founders of the publishing house Haymarket. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Heseltine has received more than 1,477,825 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Michael Heseltine is the 12,919th most popular politician (down from 12,085th in 2019), the 3,645th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,218th in 2019) and the 458th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Michael Heseltine ranks 12,919 out of 15,710. Before him are Nir Barkat, Philémon Yang, Uberto De Morpurgo, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, Valentín Canalizo, and Andrea Montermini. After him are Ashur-shaduni, Roque González Garza, Kurt Biedenkopf, Jiří Paroubek, Abdiqasim Salad, and Theodor Rosetti.

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Among people born in 1933, Michael Heseltine ranks 330Before him are Robert Goulet, Georgi Atanasov, James Meredith, Neale Fraser, Donald H. Peterson, and Ellen Winther. After him are Mildred McDaniel, Jerry Falwell, Denis Goldberg, Charles Portis, Vladimir Melanin, and Constance Towers.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Michael Heseltine ranks 3,645 out of 6,924. Before him are George William Russell (1867), Paul Nurse (1949), John Selden (1584), Michael Ruse (1940), William Michael Rossetti (1829), and Alan Clark (1952). After him are Derek Bailey (1930), Andrew Ridgeley (1963), Elizabeth Spriggs (1929), Sir John Barrow, 1st Baronet (1764), Maxwell T. Masters (1833), and Gary Barlow (1971).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Michael Heseltine ranks 458Before him are Albert Oldman (1883), Godfrey Rampling (1909), Tony Benn (1925), Victor Hope, 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow (1887), Herbert Lawford (1851), and William Camden (1551). After him are Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux (1778), Charles Bradlaugh (1833), Erskine Hamilton Childers (1905), Prince William Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh (1743), Grantley Goulding (1874), and William Warham (1450).