Raymond Poincaré

1860 - 1934

Raymond Poincaré

Raymond Nicolas Landry Poincaré (UK: , US: , French: [ʁɛmɔ̃ pwɛ̃kaʁe]; 20 August 1860 – 15 October 1934) was a French statesman who served three times as 58th Prime Minister of France, and as President of France from 1913 to 1920. Trained in law, Poincaré was elected as a Deputy in 1887 and served in the cabinets of Dupuy and Ribot. In 1902, he co-founded the Democratic Republican Alliance, the most important centre-right party under the Third Republic, becoming Prime Minister in 1912 and serving as President of the Republic from 1913 to 1920. He purged the French government of all opponents and critics and single-handedly controlled French foreign policy from 1912 to the beginning of World War I. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raymond Poincaré has received more than 439,315 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 678th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Raymond Poincaré ranks 673 out of 14,801Before him are Louis V of France, Epaminondas, Michael VIII Palaiologos, Nebuchadnezzar I, Yuan Shikai, and Princess Sophie of Bavaria. After him are Henry I of France, Boris III of Bulgaria, Childeric I, Louis, Grand Dauphin, Robert II of France, and Ibn Saud.

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Among people born in 1860, Raymond Poincaré ranks 7Before him are Anton Chekhov, Gustav Mahler, Willem Einthoven, Theodor Herzl, Alphonse Mucha, and Klara Hitler. After him are Isaac Albéniz, Eduard Buchner, Niels Ryberg Finsen, William Jennings Bryan, James Ensor, and Herman Hollerith. Among people deceased in 1934, Raymond Poincaré ranks 9Before him are Lev Vygotsky, Edward Elgar, Fritz Haber, Ernst Röhm, Alexander I of Yugoslavia, and Albert I of Belgium. After him are Kurt von Schleicher, Sergey Kirov, Engelbert Dollfuss, Nestor Makhno, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, and John Dillinger.

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Among people born in France, Raymond Poincaré ranks 272 out of 4,109Before him are Henri Charrière (1906), Chlothar I (498), Berthe Morisot (1841), Prosper Mérimée (1803), Hans Memling (1435), and Simone Weil (1909). After him are Henry I of France (1008), Louis, Grand Dauphin (1661), Jean Marais (1913), Robert II of France (972), Jean Gabin (1904), and Pope Callixtus II (1065).


Among politicians born in France, Raymond Poincaré ranks 68Before him are Anne of Brittany (1477), Philip the Good (1396), Charles I of Anjou (1226), Constantine II (316), Nicolas Sarkozy (1955), and Chlothar I (498). After him are Henry I of France (1008), Louis, Grand Dauphin (1661), Robert II of France (972), François Hollande (1954), John I of France (1316), and Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1275).

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