Poul Nyrup Rasmussen

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Poul Oluf Nyrup Rasmussen (Danish pronunciation: [ˈpʰʌwl ˈnyˀɔp ˈʁɑsmusn̩], informally Poul Nyrup, born 15 June 1943), is a retired Danish politician. Rasmussen was Prime Minister of Denmark from 25 January 1993 to 27 November 2001 and President of the Party of European Socialists (PES) from 2004 to 2011. He was the leader of the governing Social Democrats from 1992 to 2002. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Poul Nyrup Rasmussen has received more than 137,776 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Poul Nyrup Rasmussen is the 7,481st most popular politician (down from 6,111th in 2019), the 205th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 170th in 2019) and the 80th most popular Danish Politician.

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Among politicians, Poul Nyrup Rasmussen ranks 7,481 out of 15,710Before him are Bertrand Barère, Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, Count of Maurepas, Mutimir of Serbia, Prusias II of Bithynia, Merneferre Ay, and Abdullah of Pahang. After him are Ieng Thirith, Kâzım Karabekir, Publius Decius Mus, Tefnakht, Edward the Exile, and Zu Yi.

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Among people born in 1943, Poul Nyrup Rasmussen ranks 164Before him are Oskar Lafontaine, Terry Eagleton, José Ángel Iribar, Randy Newman, Joan Manuel Serrat, and Winston Groom. After him are Lucio Battisti, Eduardo Mendoza Garriga, David Morrell, Wallace Shawn, Edward Herrmann, and David Soul.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Poul Nyrup Rasmussen ranks 205 out of 783Before him are Princess Louise of Denmark (1875), Per Kirkeby (1938), Prince Axel of Denmark (1888), Hans Christian Lumbye (1810), Leonora Christina Ulfeldt (1621), and Princess Caroline of Denmark (1793). After him are Princess Dagmar of Denmark (1890), Anker Jørgensen (1922), Herman Bang (1857), Otto Friedrich Müller (1730), Emil Christian Hansen (1842), and Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester (1946).

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