POLITICIAN

Paul Kagame

1957 - Today

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Paul Kagame (; born 23 October 1957) is a Rwandan politician and former military leader. He is the sixth and current president of Rwanda, having taken office in 2000. Kagame previously commanded the Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF), a Uganda-based rebel force which invaded Rwanda in 1990 and was one of the parties of the conflict during the Rwandan Civil War and the Rwandan genocide. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Kagame has received more than 3,003,485 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Paul Kagame is the 4,039th most popular politician (up from 4,179th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Rwanda and the 2nd most popular Rwandan Politician.

Paul Kagame is the president of Rwanda and is most famous for his role in ending the Rwandan genocide.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Paul Kagame ranks 4,039 out of 15,710Before him are John George II, Elector of Saxony, Petru Groza, Margaret, Countess of Tyrol, King Cheng of Zhou, Marino Faliero, and Marcus Antonius. After him are Charles-Joseph, 7th Prince of Ligne, Ko Yong-hui, Louis Henri, Duke of Bourbon, Mike Pompeo, Victor Klemperer, and Ivanoe Bonomi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1957, Paul Kagame ranks 28Before him are Ofra Haza, Dr. Alban, Falco, Clara Ponsatí, Spike Lee, and Richard E. Grant. After him are Rinat Dasayev, Ai Weiwei, Carrie Lam, Rumiko Takahashi, Caroline Kennedy, and Michael Madsen.

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In Rwanda

Among people born in Rwanda, Paul Kagame ranks 2 out of 17Before him are Juvénal Habyarimana (1937). After him are Félicien Kabuga (1933), Grégoire Kayibanda (1924), Agathe Uwilingiyimana (1953), Paul Rusesabagina (1954), Kigeli V of Rwanda (1936), Pasteur Bizimungu (1950), Dominique Mbonyumutwa (1921), Mutara III Rudahigwa (1911), Melchior Ndadaye (1953), and Sylvie Kinigi (1952).

Among POLITICIANS In Rwanda

Among politicians born in Rwanda, Paul Kagame ranks 2Before him are Juvénal Habyarimana (1937). After him are Grégoire Kayibanda (1924), Agathe Uwilingiyimana (1953), Kigeli V of Rwanda (1936), Pasteur Bizimungu (1950), Dominique Mbonyumutwa (1921), Mutara III Rudahigwa (1911), Melchior Ndadaye (1953), Sylvie Kinigi (1952), Bernard Makuza (1961), and Édouard Ngirente (1973).

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