Nick Griffin

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Nicholas John Griffin (born 1 March 1959) is a British far-right politician who was chairman of the British National Party (BNP) from 1999 to 2014, and a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for North West England from 2009 to 2014. Following this, Griffin was President of the BNP between July and October 2014, when he was expelled from the party Born in Barnet, Griffin was educated at Woodbridge School in Suffolk. He joined the National Front at the age of 14 and, following his graduation from the University of Cambridge, became a political worker for the party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nick Griffin has received more than 1,451,309 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia. Nick Griffin is the 17,034th most popular politician (down from 15,460th in 2019), the 5,384th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,817th in 2019) and the 607th most popular British Politician.

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    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among politicians, Nick Griffin ranks 17,034 out of 19,576Before him are Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar, Adnan Terzić, C. Douglas Dillon, Helen Gahagan Douglas, Mile Isaković, and Baleka Mbete. After him are Maciej Płażyński, Helen Tanger, Dietrich Stobbe, Herbert Kickl, Moeketsi Majoro, and Edwin Montagu.

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Among people born in 1959, Nick Griffin ranks 489Before him are Eben Moglen, Ben Okri, Armin Kogler, Gerard Plessers, Mackenzie Phillips, and Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst. After him are Eren Keskin, John Allen Nelson, Saida Gunba, Edwyn Collins, Hiroshi Soejima, and Shohreh.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Nick Griffin ranks 5,384 out of 8,785Before him are Andrea Riseborough (1981), Lascelles Abercrombie (1881), Kathy Kirby (1938), Steve-O (1974), Carmen Ejogo (1973), and Malcolm Allison (1927). After him are George Hutson (1889), Charlie Buchan (1891), Caryl Churchill (1938), Edwin Montagu (1879), Steve Sumner (1955), and Tom Watson (1859).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Nick Griffin ranks 607Before him are Harriet Harman (1950), John Bercow (1963), Harry Pollitt (1890), Mark Drakeford (1954), John Graves Simcoe (1752), and Henry Hyndman (1842). After him are Edwin Montagu (1879), Rhodri Morgan (1939), Tebbs Lloyd Johnson (1900), Alistair Darling (1953), Angela Burdett-Coutts, 1st Baroness Burdett-Coutts (1814), and George Lansbury (1859).