Nitish Kumar

1951 - Today

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Nitish Kumar (born 1 March 1951) is an Indian politician, who is serving as the 22nd Chief Minister of Bihar, a state in India, since 2015 and has served in that role on five previous occasions. He has also served as a Union minister in the Union Government of India. Kumar is a member of the Janata Dal (United) political party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nitish Kumar has received more than 3,415,807 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Nitish Kumar is the 13,396th most popular politician (down from 12,755th in 2019), the 578th most popular biography from India (down from 509th in 2019) and the 177th most popular Indian Politician.

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Among politicians, Nitish Kumar ranks 13,396 out of 15,710Before him are Grzegorz Schetyna, Željko Šturanović, Ali Muhammad Mujawar, Carlos Roberto Flores, George J. Mitchell, and Fabián Alarcón. After him are Josef Tošovský, Cleitus, Gennady Novitsky, Dubravka Šuica, William Fox, and Sükhbaataryn Batbold.

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Among people born in 1951, Nitish Kumar ranks 383Before him are Freundel Stuart, Peabo Bryson, Zeenat Aman, Anton Tkáč, Lin Chuan, and Steve Miner. After him are Bronisław Malinowski, Pamela Bellwood, Bill Moseley, Nedim Gürsel, Mick Garris, and Max Weinberg.

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Among people born in India, Nitish Kumar ranks 578 out of 1,227Before him are Persis Khambatta (1948), Raja Ramanna (1925), Vijay Amritraj (1953), Juhi Chawla (1967), Zeenat Aman (1951), and Jagjit Singh (1941). After him are Gangubai Hangal (1913), S. P. Balasubrahmanyam (1946), Telesphore Toppo (1939), Ela Bhatt (1933), BP Koirala (1914), and Raj Reddy (1937).


Among politicians born in India, Nitish Kumar ranks 177Before him are Mahboob Ali Khan (1866), Sheila Dikshit (1938), Lalu Prasad Yadav (1948), Paddy Ashdown (1941), Wasim Sajjad (1941), and Rahul Gandhi (1970). After him are BP Koirala (1914), V. K. Krishna Menon (1896), Priya Anjali Rai (1977), Mufti Mohammad Sayeed (1936), Sumitra Mahajan (1943), and Salmaan Taseer (1944).

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