Rodrigo Duterte

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Rodrigo Roa Duterte (; Tagalog: [roˈdɾigo ɾowa dʊˈtɛɾtɛ] (listen); born March 28, 1945), also known as Digong and Rody, is a Filipino politician who is the 16th and current president of the Philippines and the first from Mindanao to hold the office.He is the chairperson of PDP–Laban, the ruling political party in the Philippines. Duterte took office at age 71 on June 30, 2016, making him the oldest person to assume the Philippine presidency; the record was previously held by Sergio Osmeña at the age of 65. Born in Maasin, Southern Leyte, Duterte studied political science at the Lyceum of the Philippines University, graduating in 1968, before obtaining a law degree from San Beda College of Law in 1972. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rodrigo Duterte has received more than 9,346,325 page views. His biography is available in 82 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 79 in 2019). Rodrigo Duterte is the 180th most popular politician (up from 182nd 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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Among politicians, Rodrigo Duterte ranks 180 out of 15,710Before him are William I, German Emperor, Henry II of France, Björn Ironside, Gamal Abdel Nasser, Alexander I of Russia, and Dwight D. Eisenhower. After him are Mars, David Ben-Gurion, Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire, Al Gore, Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor, and Puyi.

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Among people born in 1945, Rodrigo Duterte ranks 2Before him is Bob Marley. After him are Franz Beckenbauer, Gerd Müller, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Radovan Karadžić, Vince McMahon, Aung San Suu Kyi, Tom Selleck, Eric Clapton, Helen Mirren, and Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein.

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In Philippines

Among people born in Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte ranks 1 out of 96After him are Corazon Aquino (1933), Ferdinand Marcos (1917), José Rizal (1861), Imelda Marcos (1929), Paulino Alcántara (1896), Lapu-Lapu (1491), Emilio Aguinaldo (1869), Benigno Aquino Jr. (1932), Gloria Macapagal Arroyo (1947), Fidel Ramos (1928), and Isabel Preysler (1951).

Among POLITICIANS In Philippines

Among politicians born in Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte ranks 1After him are Corazon Aquino (1933), Ferdinand Marcos (1917), Lapu-Lapu (1491), Emilio Aguinaldo (1869), Benigno Aquino Jr. (1932), Gloria Macapagal Arroyo (1947), Fidel Ramos (1928), Joseph Estrada (1937), Jose P. Laurel (1891), Manuel L. Quezon (1878), and Elpidio Quirino (1890).

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