Penn Nouth

1906 - 1985

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Penn Nouth (Khmer: ប៉ែន នុត, Khmer pronunciation: [paen nut]) (1 April 1906 – 18 May 1985) was a Cambodian politician. He served in the French colonial administration, then took active part in Cambodian politics, was several times Prime Minister of Cambodia (1953, 1954–1955, 1958, 1961) as part of the Sangkum regime of Prince Norodom Sihanouk. He was the first prime minister of an independent Cambodia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Penn Nouth has received more than 35,016 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Penn Nouth is the 10,568th most popular politician (down from 9,226th in 2019), the 26th most popular biography from Cambodia and the 23rd most popular Cambodian Politician.

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Among politicians, Penn Nouth ranks 10,568 out of 15,710Before him are Ferenc Gyurcsány, Shahabuddin Ahmed, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, Mizengo Pinda, Simon Bolivar Buckner, and Oisc of Kent. After him are Charles James Fox, Dom Mintoff, Raja Dahir, Thomas Remengesau Jr., Qahhor Mahkamov, and Hugh, Duke of Alsace.

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Among people born in 1906, Penn Nouth ranks 181Before him are Endre Kabos, František Svoboda, Fazıl Küçük, Fernando Giudicelli, Max August Zorn, and Mohammad Kazem Shariatmadari. After him are Marian Spychalski, Agniya Barto, Mario Soldati, Juan Modesto, Prithviraj Kapoor, and Laurens van der Post. Among people deceased in 1985, Penn Nouth ranks 112Before him are Mahmoud Mohammed Taha, Henry Hansen, Abe Lenstra, Oreco, Vivien Thomas, and Princess Eudoxia of Bulgaria. After him are George Raynor, Sanjeev Kumar, Alexander Mikulin, Bruno de Finetti, Clarence Nash, and Michel Audiard.

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In Cambodia

Among people born in Cambodia, Penn Nouth ranks 26 out of 32Before him are Jayavarman II (800), Yasovarman I (900), Norodom Ranariddh (1944), Ieng Thirith (1932), Si Inthrathit (1188), and Khuang Aphaiwong (1902). After him are Dith Pran (1942), Pen Sovan (1936), François Chau (1959), Rithy Panh (1964), Somaly Mam (1970), and Chan Vathanaka (1994).

Among POLITICIANS In Cambodia

Among politicians born in Cambodia, Penn Nouth ranks 23Before him are Jayavarman II (800), Yasovarman I (900), Norodom Ranariddh (1944), Ieng Thirith (1932), Si Inthrathit (1188), and Khuang Aphaiwong (1902). After him are Pen Sovan (1936).