Saw Maung

1928 - 1997

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Saw Maung (Burmese: စောမောင်, pronounced [sɔ́ màʊɰ̃]; 5 December 1928 – 24 July 1997) was a Burmese army general and statesman who served as Chairman of the State Law and Order Restoration Council (SLORC) in Myanmar and Prime Minister of Burma from 1988 to 1992. Beside this, he was the 8th Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Myanmar. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saw Maung has received more than 168,392 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Saw Maung is the 10,002nd most popular politician (down from 9,533rd in 2019), the 19th most popular biography from Myanmar (Burma) (down from 16th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Burmese Politician.

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Among politicians, Saw Maung ranks 10,002 out of 15,710Before him are Thekla, wife of Michael II, Ernst I, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Michael Krešimir II of Croatia, Faure Gnassingbé, Wahibre Ibiau, and Princess Alexandra, 2nd Duchess of Fife. After him are Nie Rongzhen, Pedro de Sousa Holstein, 1st Duke of Palmela, James S. Sherman, Axel Pehrsson-Bramstorp, Mauno Pekkala, and Jioji Konrote.

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Among people born in 1928, Saw Maung ranks 253Before him are Borisav Jović, Vasily Lazarev, Robert Brout, Bengt Gustavsson, Franciszek Pieczka, and Leonid Bykov. After him are Eugenio Monti, Alejandro de Tomaso, Pernell Roberts, Warren Oates, Seki Matsunaga, and János Kornai. Among people deceased in 1997, Saw Maung ranks 126Before him are Harold Robbins, Brian Keith, K. Shivaram Karanth, Josef Pieper, James A. Michener, and Joan Coromines. After him are Edmond Leburton, David Doyle, Diosdado Macapagal, Anatoliy Banishevskiy, René Huyghe, and William Martínez.

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In Myanmar (Burma)

Among people born in Myanmar (Burma), Saw Maung ranks 19 out of 26Before him are Diana Abgar (1859), Nick Drake (1948), Thibaw Min (1859), Win Myint (1951), Bodawpaya (1745), and S. N. Goenka (1924). After him are Soe Win (1947), Khin Nyunt (1939), Helen (1938), Charles Maung Bo (1948), James Wilby (1958), and Ashin Wirathu (1968).

Among POLITICIANS In Myanmar (Burma)

Among politicians born in Myanmar (Burma), Saw Maung ranks 15Before him are Alaungpaya (1714), Htin Kyaw (1946), Diana Abgar (1859), Thibaw Min (1859), Win Myint (1951), and Bodawpaya (1745). After him are Soe Win (1947), Khin Nyunt (1939), and Prakash Karat (1948).