Salva Kiir Mayardit

1951 - Today

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Salva Kiir Mayardit (born 13 September 1951), also known as Salva Kiir, is a South Sudanese politician who has been President of South Sudan since its independence in 2011. Prior to independence, he was President of the Government of Southern Sudan, as well as First Vice President of Sudan, from 2005 to 2011. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Salva Kiir Mayardit has received more than 926,935 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Salva Kiir Mayardit is the 4,313th most popular politician (down from 3,286th in 2019), the most popular biography from South Sudan and the most popular South Sudanese Politician.

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Among politicians, Salva Kiir Mayardit ranks 4,313 out of 15,710Before him are Prince Ernest Augustus of Hanover, Vicente Guerrero, Leo Jogiches, William X, Duke of Aquitaine, Princess Maria Antonia of Naples and Sicily, and Pál Teleki. After him are Phraortes, Abbas Mirza, Vladislaus II, Duke of Bohemia, Louis II, Duke of Bourbon, Aristides de Sousa Mendes, and Renata of Lorraine.

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Among people born in 1951, Salva Kiir Mayardit ranks 41Before him are Chris Rea, Rob Halford, Roberto Durán, Arturo Pérez-Reverte, Jaco Pastorius, and Olivia Hussey. After him are Mark Harmon, Jean-Claude Duvalier, René van de Kerkhof, Johnny Rep, Ben Carson, and Elio Di Rupo.

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In South Sudan

Among people born in South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit ranks 1 out of 7After him are Manute Bol (1962), Riek Machar (1953), Alek Wek (1977), Luol Deng (1985), Guor Marial (1984), and Thon Maker (1997).

Among POLITICIANS In South Sudan

Among politicians born in South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit ranks 1After him are Riek Machar (1953).