Rodrigo Duterte

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Rodrigo Roa Duterte (English: , Tagalog: [ɾɔˈdɾigɔ ˈɾɔwa dʊˈtɛɾtɛ] ; born March 28, 1945), also known as Digong, Rody, and by the initials DU30 and PRRD, is a Filipino lawyer and politician who served as the 16th president of the Philippines from 2016 to 2022. He is the chairperson of PDP–Laban, the ruling political party in the Philippines during his presidency. Duterte is the first president of the Philippines to be from Mindanao, and is the oldest person to assume office, beginning his term at age 71.Born in Maasin, Leyte (now in Southern Leyte), Duterte moved to Davao as a child where his father, Vicente Duterte, served as provincial governor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rodrigo Duterte has received more than 13,194,627 page views. His biography is available in 94 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 89 in 2019). Rodrigo Duterte is the 257th most popular politician (down from 162nd in 2019), the most popular biography from Philippines and the most popular Filipino Politician.

Rodrigo Duterte is the president of the Philippines. He is most famous for his controversial war on drugs, which has been criticized for its extrajudicial killings and human rights violations.

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  • 94

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 14.78

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  • 3.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Rodrigo Duterte has had the most page views in the with 1,031,157 views, followed by Tagalog (122,265), and Japanese (114,406). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Pangasinan (102,700.00%), Ido (88.18%), and (77.76%)


Among politicians, Rodrigo Duterte ranks 257 out of 19,576Before him are Eva Perón, Marcus Licinius Crassus, François Mitterrand, Antoninus Pius, Philip II of France, and Rudolf Hess. After him are Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor, Jawaharlal Nehru, Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, Safiye Sultan, Ashurbanipal, and Philip V of Spain.

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Among people born in 1945, Rodrigo Duterte ranks 5Before him are Bob Marley, Franz Beckenbauer, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, and Gerd Müller. After him are Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Vince McMahon, Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein, Aung San Suu Kyi, Wim Wenders, Radovan Karadžić, and Tom Selleck.

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In Philippines

Among people born in Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte ranks 1 out of 155After him are Bongbong Marcos (1957), Corazon Aquino (1933), Ferdinand Marcos (1917), José Rizal (1861), Lapu-Lapu (1491), Diosdado Macapagal (1910), Emilio Aguinaldo (1869), Imelda Marcos (1929), Benigno Aquino Jr. (1932), Paulino Alcántara (1896), and Andrés Bonifacio (1863).

Among POLITICIANS In Philippines

Among politicians born in Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte ranks 1After him are Bongbong Marcos (1957), Corazon Aquino (1933), Ferdinand Marcos (1917), Lapu-Lapu (1491), Diosdado Macapagal (1910), Emilio Aguinaldo (1869), Benigno Aquino Jr. (1932), Gloria Macapagal Arroyo (1947), Manuel L. Quezon (1878), Elpidio Quirino (1890), and Jose P. Laurel (1891).