Michel Suleiman

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Michel Sleiman (Arabic: ميشال سليمان‎ Arabic pronunciation: [miːʃaːl suleːmaːn]; born 21 November 1948) is a Lebanese Maronite Christian politician who served as President of Lebanon from 2008 to 2014. Before becoming president, he served as commander of the Lebanese Armed Forces from 1998 to 2008.After Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) commander Émile Lahoud took office as president in November 1998, Sleiman succeeded him, taking his place in December. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michel Suleiman has received more than 238,626 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Michel Suleiman is the 4,221st most popular politician (up from 5,863rd in 2019), the 22nd most popular biography from Lebanon (up from 28th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Lebanese Politician.

Michel Suleiman is a Lebanese politician and former general who served as the president of Lebanon from 2008 to 2014.

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Among politicians, Michel Suleiman ranks 4,221 out of 15,710Before him are Henry I of Castile, Ivan Vladislav of Bulgaria, Al-Hakam I, Rudolph II of Burgundy, Modibo Keïta, and Xi Zhongxun. After him are Wilhelmina of Prussia, Princess of Orange, Wilhelmine of Prussia, Margravine of Brandenburg-Bayreuth, Alexander V of Macedon, Maria Teresa, Princess of Beira, Margaret II, Countess of Hainaut, and Ivan Silayev.

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Among people born in 1948, Michel Suleiman ranks 66Before him are Tom Wilkinson, Agnieszka Holland, Arie Haan, Alan Parsons, Svetlana Savitskaya, and Dan Simmons. After him are Dominique Sanda, Rudolf Schenker, Jerzy Kukuczka, Pim Fortuyn, James Ellroy, and René Arnoux.

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In Lebanon

Among people born in Lebanon, Michel Suleiman ranks 22 out of 119Before him are Hiram I (-1000), Eusebius of Nicomedia (280), Rashid Rida (1865), Sheikh Adi ibn Musafir (1073), Bachir Gemayel (1947), and Hassan Nasrallah (1960). After him are Amine Gemayel (1942), Antipater of Sidon (-200), Pamphilus of Caesarea (240), Bechara Boutros al-Rahi (1940), Frumentius (400), and Camille Chamoun (1900).

Among POLITICIANS In Lebanon

Among politicians born in Lebanon, Michel Suleiman ranks 10Before him are Ahab (-900), Rafic Hariri (1944), Émile Lahoud (1936), Hiram I (-1000), Bachir Gemayel (1947), and Hassan Nasrallah (1960). After him are Amine Gemayel (1942), Camille Chamoun (1900), Tammam Salam (1945), Pierre Gemayel (1905), Kamal Jumblatt (1917), and Fouad Siniora (1943).