Nikola Gruevski

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Nikola Gruevski (Macedonian: Никола Груевски [ˈnikɔɫa ˈɡruefski] (listen); Hungarian: Nikola Gruevszki born 31 August 1970) is a Macedonian politician who served as Prime Minister of Macedonia from 2006 until his resignation in 2016, due to a protests of that year, and led the VMRO-DPMNE party from 2004 to 2017. Under the Pržino Agreement mediated by the European Union, Gruevski agreed to resign and left his post on 18 January 2016.In May 2018 he was sentenced to two years in prison on corruption charges. In November 2018 he was ordered to serve his sentence but failed to check-in with authorities and instead fled to Hungary, where he sought and was granted political asylum.Gruevski has been accused of promoting the controversial identity politics called antiquization. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikola Gruevski has received more than 289,224 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia. Nikola Gruevski is the 12,232nd most popular politician (down from 10,030th in 2019), the 41st most popular biography from North Macedonia (down from 21st in 2019) and the 20th most popular Macedonian Politician.

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Among politicians, Nikola Gruevski ranks 12,232 out of 15,710Before him are Raúl Cubas Grau, R. B. Bennett, Joshua Brookes, Andrej Bajuk, Annette Lu, and Đặng Thị Ngọc Thịnh. After him are Alexander Lebedev, Mario Abdo Benítez, Manuel de la Peña y Peña, Nazi-Maruttash, Sergey Lebedev, and Manuel Pardo.

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Among people born in 1970, Nikola Gruevski ranks 110Before him are Gianluca Pessotto, Prince Moulay Rachid of Morocco, Fazıl Say, Tina Fey, Kevin Sussman, and Cha Seung-won. After him are Bobby Cannavale, Luis Miguel, Marie-Josée Croze, Nobuhiro Watsuki, Pedro Diniz, and Skeet Ulrich.

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In North Macedonia

Among people born in North Macedonia, Nikola Gruevski ranks 41 out of 107Before him are Nikola Kljusev (1927), Andrey Lyapchev (1866), Toše Proeski (1981), Goran Pandev (1983), Kliment Boyadzhiev (1861), and Boban Babunski (1968). After him are Zoran Zaev (1974), Gjorgji Abadžiev (1910), Kiril Dojčinovski (1943), Boško Gjurovski (1961), Milcho Manchevski (1959), and Vlado Bučkovski (1962).

Among POLITICIANS In North Macedonia

Among politicians born in North Macedonia, Nikola Gruevski ranks 20Before him are Patrona Halil (1690), Lazar Mojsov (1920), Vera Aceva (1919), Blaže Koneski (1921), Nikola Kljusev (1927), and Andrey Lyapchev (1866). After him are Zoran Zaev (1974), Vlado Bučkovski (1962), Oliver Spasovski (1976), Srgjan Kerim (1948), Hari Kostov (1959), and Talat Xhaferi (1962).