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 4,561,104 page views. His biography is available in 135 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 133 in 2019). Nicolas Sarkozy is the 766th most popular politician (down from 638th in 2019), the 312th most popular biography from France (down from 260th in 2019) and the 79th most popular French 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 766 out of 15,710Before him are Árpád, Charles IV of Spain, Nikolai Yezhov, Chandragupta Maurya, William I of the Netherlands, and Michael I of Romania. After him are Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, Balian of Ibelin, Isabella II of Spain, Ferdinand I of Bulgaria, François Hollande, and Trygve Lie.

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Among people born in 1955, Nicolas Sarkozy ranks 6Before him are Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Bruce Willis, Rowan Atkinson, and Jair Bolsonaro. After him are Michel Platini, Tim Berners-Lee, Kevin Costner, Alain Prost, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, and Whoopi Goldberg.

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Among people born in France, Nicolas Sarkozy ranks 312 out of 5,234Before him are Fernand Braudel (1902), Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908), Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin (1699), Gustave Moreau (1826), Antonin Artaud (1896), and Philippe II, Duke of Orléans (1674). After him are Eugène de Beauharnais (1781), François Hollande (1954), Paul Valéry (1871), Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1275), Marie Thérèse of France (1778), and Raynald of Châtillon (1123).


Among politicians born in France, Nicolas Sarkozy ranks 79Before him are John I of France (1316), Joan I of Navarre (1273), Robert II of France (972), Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619), Chlothar I (498), and John the Fearless (1371). After him are François Hollande (1954), Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1275), Louis, Duke of Burgundy (1682), Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès (1748), Elisabeth of France (1602), and Raymond Poincaré (1860).

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