Sicco Mansholt

1908 - 1995

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Sicco Leendert Mansholt (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈsɪkoː ˈleːndərt ˈmɑnsɦɔlt]; 13 September 1908 – 29 June 1995) was a Dutch farmer, politician and diplomat of the Social Democratic Workers' Party (SDAP) and later the Labour Party (PvdA), who served as the President of the European Commission from 1 March 1972 until 5 January 1973.Mansholt worked as a farmer in Wieringermeer from 1937 until 1945. In 1940, during World War II, he joined the Dutch resistance against the German occupiers and helped shelter refugees. Following the end of World War II, Mansholt was appointed as acting Mayor of Wieringermeer, serving from 30 April 1945 until 22 May 1945. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sicco Mansholt has received more than 69,202 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Sicco Mansholt is the 6,939th most popular politician (down from 5,793rd in 2019), the 279th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 239th in 2019) and the 44th most popular Dutch Politician.

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Among politicians, Sicco Mansholt ranks 6,939 out of 15,710Before him are Anna of Trebizond, Najib Razak, George, Duke of Bavaria, Grand Duke Dmitry Konstantinovich of Russia, Mikhail Semyonovich Vorontsov, and Otto Wächter. After him are Emperor Shizong of Liao, Antonio de Mendoza, Thibaw Min, George I of Bulgaria, Princess Marie Louise of Bulgaria, and Quett Masire.

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Among people born in 1908, Sicco Mansholt ranks 96Before him are Aurelio Peccei, Peg Entwistle, Françoise Dolto, Vaikom Muhammad Basheer, Nicholas Kaldor, and Maria Helena Vieira da Silva. After him are Lev Pontryagin, Sergei Sobolev, Michael Redgrave, Libertad Lamarque, Michael DeBakey, and Jean Delannoy. Among people deceased in 1995, Sicco Mansholt ranks 81Before him are Georges J. F. Köhler, James Herriot, Eazy-E, Krešimir Ćosić, Srinagarindra, and Madalyn Murray O'Hair. After him are Princess Caroline-Mathilde of Denmark, Kingsley Amis, J. Presper Eckert, Robert Monroe, Arturo Frondizi, and Mia Martini.

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Among people born in Netherlands, Sicco Mansholt ranks 279 out of 1,209Before him are Baldwin III, Count of Flanders (940), Frederick William, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg (1768), Armin van Buuren (1976), Jean Malouel (1370), Carel Struycken (1948), and Hans Kramers (1894). After him are Jan de Bont (1943), Cornelis de Houtman (1565), Jan van Huysum (1682), James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth (1649), Cornelis Cort (1533), and Roy Makaay (1975).

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