Nicolas Sarkozy

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Nicolas Paul Stéphane Sarközy de Nagy-Bocsa (; French: [nikɔla pɔl stefan saʁkɔzi də naʒi bɔksa] (listen); born 28 January 1955) is a French politician who served as President of France from 16 May 2007 until 15 May 2012. Born in Paris, he is of one half Hungarian, one quarter Greek Jewish, and one quarter French origin. Mayor of Neuilly-sur-Seine from 1983 to 2002, he was Minister of the Budget under Prime Minister Édouard Balladur (1993–1995) during François Mitterrand's second term. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicolas Sarkozy has received more than 5,101,787 page views. His biography is available in 142 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 135 in 2019). Nicolas Sarkozy is the 524th most popular politician (up from 765th in 2019), the 219th most popular biography from France (up from 311th in 2019) and the 58th most popular Politician.

Nicolas Sarkozy is most famous for being the president of France from 2007 to 2012. He was also the Minister of the Interior and Minister of Finance under Jacques Chirac.

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Among politicians, Nicolas Sarkozy ranks 524 out of 15,577Before him are Giuseppe Mazzini, François Hollande, Georgy Malenkov, Gaiseric, Olav V of Norway, and Leopold III of Belgium. After him are Philip V of France, Moshe Dayan, Æthelstan, Charles the Fat, William IV of the United Kingdom, and Lavrentiy Beria.

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Among people born in 1955, Nicolas Sarkozy ranks 5Before him are Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Rowan Atkinson, and Bruce Willis. After him are Jair Bolsonaro, Michel Platini, Alain Prost, Tim Berners-Lee, Kevin Costner, Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.

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Among people born in France, Nicolas Sarkozy ranks 219 out of 6,011Before him are John II of France (1319), Petronius (27), Pope Benedict XII (1280), Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619), François Hollande (1954), and Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon (1635). After him are Philip V of France (1293), Francis de Sales (1567), Charles Fourier (1772), Gilles Deleuze (1925), Pope Urban VI (1318), and François-René de Chateaubriand (1768).


Among politicians born in France, Nicolas Sarkozy ranks 58Before him are Geoffrey Plantagenet, Count of Anjou (1113), Richard II of England (1367), Charles IV of France (1294), John II of France (1319), Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619), and François Hollande (1954). After him are Philip V of France (1293), Philip III of France (1245), Georges Clemenceau (1841), Oscar I of Sweden (1799), Philip the Good (1396), and Charles I of Anjou (1226).

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