POLITICIAN

Patrice Lumumba

1925 - 1961

Patrice Lumumba

Patrice Émery Lumumba (; alternatively styled Patrice Hemery Lumumba; 2 July 1925 – 17 January 1961) was a Congolese politician and independence leader who served as the first Prime Minister of the independent Democratic Republic of the Congo (then Republic of the Congo) from June until September 1960. He played a significant role in the transformation of the Congo from a colony of Belgium into an independent republic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrice Lumumba has received more than 2,319,555 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 456th most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Patrice Lumumba ranks 452 out of 14,801Before him are Constantius II, Christian VII of Denmark, Tiberius Gracchus, Zhou Enlai, Honorius, and James II of England. After him are Sukarno, Mahidevran, Constantius Chlorus, Ptolemy II Philadelphus, Fulgencio Batista, and Irene of Athens.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1925, Patrice Lumumba ranks 7Before him are Malcolm X, Margaret Thatcher, Pol Pot, Richard Burton, Yukio Mishima, and Gilles Deleuze. After him are Paul Newman, B.B. King, Zygmunt Bauman, Robert F. Kennedy, Alija Izetbegović, and Mahathir Mohamad. Among people deceased in 1961, Patrice Lumumba ranks 5Before him are Ernest Hemingway, Carl Jung, Erwin Schrödinger, and Dag Hammarskjöld. After him are Gary Cooper, Louis-Ferdinand Céline, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Adnan Menderes, Mohammed V of Morocco, Zog I of Albania, and Percy Williams Bridgman.

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In Democratic Republic of the Congo

Among people born in Democratic Republic of the Congo, Patrice Lumumba ranks 1 out of 18After him are Mobutu Sese Seko (1930), Laurent-Désiré Kabila (1939), Denis Mukwege (1955), Moïse Tshombe (1919), Antoine Gizenga (1925), Joseph Kabila (1971), Étienne Tshisekedi (1932), Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya (1939), Ota Benga (1883), Jean-Pierre Bemba (1962), and José Bosingwa (1982).

Among POLITICIANS In Democratic Republic of the Congo

Among politicians born in Democratic Republic of the Congo, Patrice Lumumba ranks 1After him are Mobutu Sese Seko (1930), Laurent-Désiré Kabila (1939), Moïse Tshombe (1919), Antoine Gizenga (1925), Joseph Kabila (1971), Étienne Tshisekedi (1932), Jean-Pierre Bemba (1962), Laurent Nkunda (1967), Cécile Kyenge (1964), and Augustin Matata Ponyo (1964).