Reuven Rivlin

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Reuven "Ruvi" Rivlin (Hebrew: רְאוּבֵן "רוּבִי" רִיבְלִין [ʁeʔuˈven ʁivˈlin] (listen); born 9 September 1939) is an Israeli politician and lawyer who served as the tenth president of Israel between 2014 and 2021. He is a member of the Likud party. Rivlin was Minister of Communications from 2001 to 2003, and subsequently served as Speaker of the Knesset from 2003 to 2006 and 2009 to 2013. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Reuven Rivlin has received more than 1,567,091 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Reuven Rivlin is the 576th most popular politician (up from 630th in 2019), the 46th most popular biography from Israel (up from 48th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Israeli Politician.

Reuven Rivlin is a former Israeli politician who served as the 10th President of Israel.

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Among politicians, Reuven Rivlin ranks 576 out of 15,710Before him are Artaxerxes II of Persia, Ante Pavelić, Xanthippe, Ibn Saud, Philip I of France, and Mary of Burgundy. After him are Albert I of Belgium, Hafsa Sultan, Norodom Sihanouk, Kim Dae-jung, Robert F. Kennedy, and Licinius.

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Among people born in 1939, Reuven Rivlin ranks 7Before him are Terence Hill, Tina Turner, Ian McKellen, Francis Ford Coppola, Ali Khamenei, and Lee Harvey Oswald. After him are Stanislav Petrov, Amos Oz, Harvey Keitel, Amanda Lear, Gro Harlem Brundtland, and Giovanni Trapattoni.

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Among people born in Israel, Reuven Rivlin ranks 46 out of 389Before him are John the Evangelist (10), Eusebius (265), Moshe Dayan (1915), Benjamin Netanyahu (1949), Saint Matthias (1), and Deborah (-1199). After him are Procopius (500), Saint Veronica (1), Hezekiah (-800), Judas Maccabeus (-200), Herodias (-100), and Amos Oz (1939).


Among politicians born in Israel, Reuven Rivlin ranks 10Before him are Herod Antipas (-20), Baldwin IV of Jerusalem (1161), Goliath (-1060), Mahmoud Abbas (1935), Moshe Dayan (1915), and Benjamin Netanyahu (1949). After him are Hezekiah (-800), Jeroboam (-1000), Josiah (-648), Sibylla, Queen of Jerusalem (1160), Rehoboam (-972), and Amin al-Husseini (1895).

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