S. M. Krishna

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S. M. Krishna

Somanahalli Mallaiah Krishna (born 1 May 1932) is an Indian politician who served as Minister of External Affairs of India from 2009 to October 2012. He was the 16th Chief Minister of Karnataka from 1999 to 2004 and the 19th Governor of Maharashtra from 2004 to 2008. SM Krishna had served as the Speaker of the Karnataka Vidhan Sabha from December 1989 to January 1993. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of S. M. Krishna has received more than 679,731 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 13,373rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, S. M. Krishna ranks 13,237 out of 14,801Before him are Dadullah, James Barbour, Bert Koenders, Gwendal Peizerat, Winston Peters, and Ghulam Mustafa Jatoi. After him are Manuela Schwesig, Antonio Villaraigosa, George Galloway, Ahmed Tidiane Souaré, Jim Webb, and Zhan Videnov.

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Among people born in 1932, S. M. Krishna ranks 338Before him are Mehmood, Jake Garn, Padmini, Sheree North, Angela Mortimer, and Athol Fugard. After him are Susan Oliver, Otis Davis, Larry Evans, Udupi Ramachandra Rao, Dick Gregory, and Pete Domenici.

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In India

Among people born in India, S. M. Krishna ranks 570 out of 848Before him are Yogi Adityanath (null), Aruna Irani (1946), Mahendra Kapoor (1934), Fareed Zakaria (1964), Harish-Chandra (1923), and Monisha Kaltenborn (1971). After him are Kapil Dev (1959), Saroo Brierley (1981), Kirron Kher (1955), Mahesh Bhatt (1948), Sania Mirza (1986), and Romila Thapar (1931).


Among politicians born in India, S. M. Krishna ranks 162Before him are Naveen Patnaik (1946), Salmaan Taseer (1944), V. K. Krishna Menon (1896), Krishan Kant (1927), Yogi Adityanath (null), and Monisha Kaltenborn (1971). After him are Nirmala Sitharaman (null), Harkishan Singh Surjeet (1916), P. Chidambaram (1945), Adolf Lu Hitler Marak (1958), Vasundhara Raje (1953), and Arvind Kejriwal (1968).

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