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Samak Sundaravej

1935 - 2009

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Samak Sundaravej (Thai: สมัคร สุนทรเวช, RTGS: Samak Sunthorawet, pronounced [sā.màk sǔn.tʰɔ̄.rā.wêːt]; 13 June 1935 – 24 November 2009) was a Thai politician who briefly served as the Prime Minister of Thailand and Minister of Defense in 2008, as well as the leader of the People's Power Party in 2008. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samak Sundaravej has received more than 117,595 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Samak Sundaravej is the 7,923rd most popular politician (down from 6,676th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Thailand (down from 22nd in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Thai Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Samak Sundaravej ranks 7,923 out of 15,710Before him are Bonar Law, David III of Tao, George Abela, Ninurta-apal-Ekur, Liu Bocheng, and Donald Maclean. After him are Ardys of Lydia, Telets of Bulgaria, Cleombrotus II, Prince Ernst of Hohenberg, Stephen Držislav of Croatia, and Euphorbus.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1935, Samak Sundaravej ranks 142Before him are Don Norman, Inger Christensen, Mohamed Choukri, Roger B. Chaffee, Charles Koch, and Walter De Maria. After him are Ghita Nørby, Lajos Tichy, Armen Dzhigarkhanyan, Michael Walzer, Kurt Westergaard, and Herb Alpert. Among people deceased in 2009, Samak Sundaravej ranks 104Before him are Johannes Mario Simmel, Inger Christensen, David Eddings, Lino Lacedelli, Al Martino, and Bea Arthur. After him are Eleanor F. Helin, Manea Mănescu, Meir Amit, Friaça, Walter Cronkite, and Budd Schulberg.

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In Thailand

Among people born in Thailand, Samak Sundaravej ranks 31 out of 137Before him are Mahidol Adulyadej (1892), Yingluck Shinawatra (1967), Sirindhorn (1955), Uthong (1314), Ajahn Chah (1918), and Thanom Kittikachorn (1911). After him are Tony Jaa (1976), Lisa (1997), Ekkathat (1800), Surayud Chulanont (1943), Sarit Thanarat (1908), and Somchai Wongsawat (1947).

Among POLITICIANS In Thailand

Among politicians born in Thailand, Samak Sundaravej ranks 23Before him are Prayut Chan-o-cha (1954), Srinagarindra (1900), Nouhak Phoumsavanh (1910), Mahidol Adulyadej (1892), Uthong (1314), and Thanom Kittikachorn (1911). After him are Ekkathat (1800), Surayud Chulanont (1943), Sarit Thanarat (1908), Somchai Wongsawat (1947), Chuan Leekpai (1938), and Seni Pramoj (1905).