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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 Interior Affairs from 1953 to 1954, Prime Minister 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 472,243 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Tancredo Neves is the 5,387th most popular politician (down from 4,579th in 2019), the 98th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 85th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Brazilian Politician.

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Among politicians, Tancredo Neves ranks 5,387 out of 15,577Before him are Karl Eusebius, Prince of Liechtenstein, Bohemond III of Antioch, Pothinus, Archduchess Adelheid of Austria, Girolamo Riario, and Sigurd the Crusader. After him are Charlotte Bonaparte, Gegeen Khan, Odo I, Duke of Burgundy, Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Conrad, Margrave of Meissen, and Antony Blinken.

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Among people born in 1910, Tancredo Neves ranks 68Before him are Francisco Varallo, Karel Zeman, A. J. Ayer, Aladár Gerevich, Luise Rainer, and Kim Yong-sik. After him are Maurice Papon, Chico Xavier, Farid al-Atrash, Juan Velasco Alvarado, Remo Giazotto, and Kenneth E. Boulding. Among people deceased in 1985, Tancredo Neves ranks 47Before him are Emílio Garrastazu Médici, Alexander Pokryshkin, Kirill Moskalenko, Cus D'Amato, Jean-Marie Loret, and Kim Yong-sik. After him are Henry Hathaway, David Byron, Eric Voegelin, Ruth Gordon, Louise Brooks, and Zarifa Aliyeva.

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Among people born in Brazil, Tancredo Neves ranks 98 out of 2,067Before him are Rubens Barrichello (1972), Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório (1943), José Sarney (1930), João Figueiredo (1918), Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior (1943), and Dunga (1963). After him are José Mauro de Vasconcelos (1920), Chico Xavier (1910), Leovegildo Lins da Gama Júnior (1954), Chico Mendes (1944), Mauro Ramos (1930), and Tiradentes (1746).


Among politicians born in Brazil, Tancredo Neves ranks 20Before him are Ernesto Geisel (1907), Sérgio Vieira de Mello (1948), Anita Garibaldi (1821), Emílio Garrastazu Médici (1905), José Sarney (1930), and João Figueiredo (1918). After him are Princess Francisca of Brazil (1824), Bernardino Machado (1851), Artur da Costa e Silva (1899), Fernando Collor de Mello (1949), Jânio Quadros (1917), and Floriano Peixoto (1839).