Michel Aoun

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Michel Naim Aoun (Arabic: ميشال نعيم عون‎, romanized: Mīšāl Naʿīm ʿAwn, Arabic pronunciation: [miːʃeːl ʕo.uːn]; born 30 September 1933) is a Lebanese politician who serves as the President of Lebanon since 31 October 2016. Born in Haret Hreik to a Maronite Christian family, Aoun joined the Military Academy in 1955 and graduated as an artillery officer in the Lebanese Army. In 1984, he became the youngest Commander of the Army, at the age of 49 years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michel Aoun has received more than 1,449,326 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Michel Aoun is the 638th most popular politician (up from 1,524th in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Lebanon (up from 7th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Lebanese Politician.

Michel Aoun is a Lebanese politician who was elected president of Lebanon in 1998. He is also the founder of the Free Patriotic Movement.

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Among politicians, Michel Aoun ranks 638 out of 15,710Before him are Manuel I of Portugal, Christian II of Denmark, Maximinus Thrax, Michael of Russia, Tigranes the Great, and Margaret of Austria, Duchess of Savoy. After him are Conrad III of Germany, Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, Modu Chanyu, Louis Antoine de Saint-Just, Louis the Stammerer, and Musa I of Mali.

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Among people born in 1935, Michel Aoun ranks 11Before him are Woody Allen, Salman of Saudi Arabia, José Mujica, Mahmoud Abbas, Norman Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank, and Donald Sutherland. After him are Hussein of Jordan, Julie Andrews, Arvo Pärt, Isao Takahata, Erich von Däniken, and Luis Suárez.

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In Lebanon

Among people born in Lebanon, Michel Aoun ranks 5 out of 119Before him are Saint Barbara (300), Dido (-879), Khalil Gibran (1883), and Severus Alexander (208). After him are Ahab (-900), Keanu Reeves (1964), Porphyry (233), Rafic Hariri (1944), Charbel Makhlouf (1828), Christina of Bolsena (210), and Fairuz (1935).

Among POLITICIANS In Lebanon

Among politicians born in Lebanon, Michel Aoun ranks 3Before him are Dido (-879) and Severus Alexander (208). After him are Ahab (-900), Rafic Hariri (1944), Émile Lahoud (1936), Hiram I (-1000), Bachir Gemayel (1947), Hassan Nasrallah (1960), Michel Suleiman (1948), Amine Gemayel (1942), and Camille Chamoun (1900).

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