Nicolae Ceaușescu

1918 - 1989

Nicolae Ceaușescu

Nicolae Ceaușescu (, Romanian: [nikoˈla.e tʃe̯a.uˈʃesku] (listen); 5 February [O.S. 23 January] 1918 – 25 December 1989) was a Romanian communist politician and leader. He was the general secretary of the Romanian Communist Party from 1965 to 1989, and the second and last Communist leader of Romania. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicolae Ceaușescu has received more than 4,226,424 page views. His biography is available in 89 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 60th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Nicolae Ceaușescu ranks 59 out of 14,801Before him are Pericles, Nikita Khrushchev, Selim II, Hammurabi, Justinian I, and Saddam Hussein. After him are James K. Polk, Nicholas II of Russia, Trajan, Francisco Franco, Selim I, and Kim Il-sung.

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Among people born in 1918, Nicolae Ceaușescu ranks 2Before him is Nelson Mandela. After him are Ingmar Bergman, Gamal Abdel Nasser, Anwar Sadat, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Richard Feynman, Rita Hayworth, Kurt Waldheim, Louis Althusser, Leonard Bernstein, and Robert Wadlow. Among people deceased in 1989, Nicolae Ceaușescu ranks 2Before him is Salvador Dalí. After him are Hirohito, Ruhollah Khomeini, Samuel Beckett, Herbert von Karajan, Konrad Lorenz, Sergio Leone, Georges Simenon, Andrei Sakharov, Ted Bundy, and Elena Ceaușescu.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Nicolae Ceaușescu ranks 2 out of 421Before him are Vlad the Impaler (1431). After him are Matthias Corvinus (1443), Alaric I (376), Béla Bartók (1881), John Hunyadi (1407), Eugène Ionesco (1909), Stephen Báthory (1533), Tristan Tzara (1896), Ion Antonescu (1882), Elena Ceaușescu (1916), and Mircea Eliade (1907).

Among POLITICIANS In Romania

Among politicians born in Romania, Nicolae Ceaușescu ranks 1After him are Matthias Corvinus (1443), Alaric I (376), John Hunyadi (1407), Stephen Báthory (1533), Ion Antonescu (1882), Elena Ceaușescu (1916), Vlad II Dracul (1395), Michael I of Romania (1921), Béla Kun (1886), Carol II of Romania (1893), and Ion Iliescu (1930).

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