Tancredo Neves

1910 - 1985

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Tancredo de Almeida Neves (Portuguese pronunciation: [tɐ̃ˈkɾedu dʒi awˈmejdɐ ˈnɛvis]) (4 March 1910 – 21 April 1985) was a Brazilian politician, lawyer, and entrepreneur. He served as Minister of Justice and Internal Affairs from 1953 to 1954, President of the Council of Ministers from 1961 to 1962, Minister of Finance in 1962, and as Governor of Minas Gerais from 1983 to 1984. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tancredo Neves has received more than 501,190 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Tancredo Neves is the 4,657th most popular politician (up from 5,319th in 2019), the 83rd most popular biography from Brazil (up from 98th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Brazilian Politician.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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Over the past year Tancredo Neves has had the most page views in the with 246,214 views, followed by English (38,874), and Spanish (19,390). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (138.72%), Tajik (108.68%), and Ido (76.81%)


Among politicians, Tancredo Neves ranks 4,657 out of 19,576Before him are Vologases VI, Dayan Khan, Gustavo Petro, Mokjong of Goryeo, Lazar Branković, and Emperor Go-Nijō. After him are Julia Livilla, Red Cloud, Vonones I, Mahmud II, Salvador Sánchez Cerén, and Marie de Rohan.

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Among people born in 1910, Tancredo Neves ranks 60Before him are Francisco Varallo, Galina Ulanova, Jean-Louis Barrault, Dorothy Vaughan, August Landmesser, and Imi Lichtenfeld. After him are Lobsang Rampa, Pavel Batitsky, John Sturges, Miguel Najdorf, Eero Saarinen, and Karel Zeman. Among people deceased in 1985, Tancredo Neves ranks 39Before him are Ian Stewart, Rodney Robert Porter, Abe Lenstra, Donald O. Hebb, André Kertész, and The Singing Nun. After him are Tage Erlander, Lina Heydrich, Louise Brooks, Ernst Öpik, Tjalling Koopmans, and Méret Oppenheim.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Tancredo Neves ranks 83 out of 2,236Before him are Ernesto Geisel (1907), Dida (1973), Fernanda Montenegro (1929), Reinaldo Arenas (1943), Chico Buarque (1944), and Leonardo Boff (1938). After him are Marcelo (1988), Amarildo Tavares da Silveira (1939), Deco (1977), Sérgio Vieira de Mello (1948), Princess Francisca of Brazil (1824), and Chico Mendes (1944).


Among politicians born in Brazil, Tancredo Neves ranks 16Before him are Deodoro da Fonseca (1827), Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco (1897), João Goulart (1918), Anita Garibaldi (1821), Zumbi (1655), and Ernesto Geisel (1907). After him are Sérgio Vieira de Mello (1948), Princess Francisca of Brazil (1824), José Sarney (1930), Emílio Garrastazu Médici (1905), João Figueiredo (1918), and Bernardino Machado (1851).