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Paul Keating

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Paul John Keating (born 18 January 1944) is an Australian former politician who served as the 24th prime minister of Australia, from 1991 to 1996, holding office as the leader of the Australian Labor Party (ALP). He previously served as the treasurer of Australia in the Hawke government from 1983 to 1991 and as the 7th deputy prime minister of Australia from 1990 to 1991. Keating was born in Sydney and left school at the age of 14. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Keating has received more than 1,741,597 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Paul Keating is the 13,902nd most popular politician (down from 13,102nd in 2019), the 178th most popular biography from Australia (up from 223rd in 2019) and the 16th most popular Australian Politician.

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Among politicians, Paul Keating ranks 13,902 out of 15,577Before him are Jean-Paul Proust, Isa Gambar, Theodotus I of Constantinople, Virgilio Mantegazza, Wojciech Fibak, and Enrique Peralta Azurdia. After him are Bernard Dowiyogo, Feleti Sevele, Eduardo López de Romaña, Gordon Bajnai, Zaman Shah Durrani, and Timothy Pickering.

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Among people born in 1944, Paul Keating ranks 429Before him are Víctor Espárrago, Terry Jacks, Joe Eszterhas, Susan Howard, John Kay, and Mick Jones. After him are Feleti Sevele, Fausta Morganti, François Migault, Abaz Arslanagić, Yoshio Kikugawa, and Erik Pettersson.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Paul Keating ranks 178 out of 925Before him are Fiona Graham (1961), Bob Hewitt (1940), Anna Torv (1979), J. L. Mackie (1917), Richard Bonynge (1930), and Jacinda Barrett (1972). After him are Deborra-Lee Furness (1955), Alfred Deakin (1856), Barry Humphries (1934), John Landy (1930), Frederick Lane (1880), and William McMahon (1908).

Among POLITICIANS In Australia

Among politicians born in Australia, Paul Keating ranks 16Before him are Edmund Barton (1849), Gough Whitlam (1916), Malcolm Fraser (1930), Dawn Fraser (1937), William Deane (1931), and Fiona Graham (1961). After him are Alfred Deakin (1856), William McMahon (1908), Quentin Bryce (1942), Peter Garrett (1953), Gerald Patterson (1895), and Michael Jeffery (1937).