Prosper Avril

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Matthieu Prosper Avril (born December 12, 1937) is a Haitian political figure who was President of Haiti from 1988 to 1990. A trusted member of François Duvalier's Presidential Guard and adviser to Jean-Claude Duvalier, Lt. Gen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Prosper Avril has received more than 135,334 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Prosper Avril is the 12,567th most popular politician (down from 11,793rd in 2019), the 30th most popular biography from Haiti (down from 26th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Haitian Politician.

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Among politicians, Prosper Avril ranks 12,567 out of 15,710Before him are Alenka Bratušek, Walter Breisky, Dinuzulu kaCetshwayo, Baldwin Spencer, Iccho Itoh, and Robert Buron. After him are Òscar Ribas Reig, Thrasyvoulos Zaimis, Manuel Candamo, Isaac Herzog, Edgar Sanabria, and Federico Errázuriz Echaurren.

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Among people born in 1937, Prosper Avril ranks 327Before him are Richard H. Truly, Claes Andersson, Francisco Gabica, Pentti Saarikoski, Lawrence Roberts, and Anna Massey. After him are Eric Arturo Delvalle, Roger Penske, Nancy Wilson, Vladimir Makanin, Ali Treki, and Alexander Vampilov.

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In Haiti

Among people born in Haiti, Prosper Avril ranks 30 out of 66Before him are René Depestre (1926), Pierre Nord Alexis (1820), Frankétienne (1936), Wyclef Jean (1969), Jovenel Moïse (1968), and Michaëlle Jean (1957). After him are Dany Laferrière (1953), Joe Gaetjens (1924), Ernst Jean-Joseph (1948), Jean Baptiste Point du Sable (1745), Marc Bazin (1932), and Claude Barthélemy (1945).


Among politicians born in Haiti, Prosper Avril ranks 20Before him are Paul Magloire (1907), Ertha Pascal-Trouillot (1943), Dumarsais Estimé (1900), Michel Martelly (1961), Pierre Nord Alexis (1820), and Jovenel Moïse (1968). After him are Marc Bazin (1932), Gérard Latortue (1934), Martial Célestin (1913), Joseph Nérette (1924), Raoul Cédras (1949), and Michèle Pierre-Louis (1947).