Nouhak Phoumsavanh

1910 - 2008

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Nouhak Phoumsavanh or Phoumsavan (Lao: ໜູຮັກ ພູມສະຫວັນ; Thai: หนูฮัก พูมสะหวัน; 9 April 1910 – 9 September 2008) was a longtime Pathet Lao revolutionary and communist party official who was the 3rd President of Laos from 1992 to 1998. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nouhak Phoumsavanh has received more than 42,980 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Nouhak Phoumsavanh is the 6,704th most popular politician (up from 6,826th in 2019), the 23rd most popular biography from Thailand and the 19th most popular Thai Politician.

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Among politicians, Nouhak Phoumsavanh ranks 6,704 out of 15,710Before him are Kgalema Motlanthe, Haider al-Abadi, Julio César Turbay Ayala, Giustiniano Participazio, Ramón Grau, and Roman Malinovsky. After him are Theodor Körner, Huitzilihuitl, Danilo Türk, Galeazzo II Visconti, Aquila of Sinope, and Richard Thomalla.

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Among people born in 1910, Nouhak Phoumsavanh ranks 79Before him are Kenneth E. Boulding, Chico Xavier, Miguel Hernández, Ferdinand Daučík, Paul Bowles, and Dorothea Tanning. After him are Masayoshi Ōhira, Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli, Barthélemy Boganda, Julien Gracq, Maurice Papon, and John W. Campbell. Among people deceased in 2008, Nouhak Phoumsavanh ranks 81Before him are Saad Al-Salim Al-Sabah, Anthony Minghella, Kon Ichikawa, Bettie Page, Bernardin Gantin, and Eva Dahlbeck. After him are Henri Salvador, Suzanne Pleshette, Paul Frère, Andrew Bertie, Kiyosi Itô, and Michael DeBakey.

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In Thailand

Among people born in Thailand, Nouhak Phoumsavanh ranks 23 out of 137Before him are Naresuan (1555), Prayut Chan-o-cha (1954), Chaleo Yoovidhya (1923), Srinagarindra (1900), Michael Michai Kitbunchu (1929), and Sunanda Kumariratana (1860). After him are Jacques Vergès (1924), Mahidol Adulyadej (1892), Yingluck Shinawatra (1967), Sirindhorn (1955), Uthong (1314), and Ajahn Chah (1918).

Among POLITICIANS In Thailand

Among politicians born in Thailand, Nouhak Phoumsavanh ranks 19Before him are Rama II of Siam (1767), Pridi Banomyong (1900), Birabongse Bhanudej (1914), Naresuan (1555), Prayut Chan-o-cha (1954), and Srinagarindra (1900). After him are Mahidol Adulyadej (1892), Uthong (1314), Thanom Kittikachorn (1911), Samak Sundaravej (1935), Ekkathat (1800), and Surayud Chulanont (1943).