Tedros Adhanom

1965 - Today

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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (Tigrinya: ቴዎድሮስ አድሓኖም ገብረኢየሱስ; born 3 March 1965) is an Ethiopian public health researcher, and official who has been Director-General of the World Health Organization since 2017. Tedros is the first African in the role, and was endorsed by the African Union. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tedros Adhanom has received more than 5,414,060 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Tedros Adhanom is the 1,365th most popular politician (down from 988th in 2019), the most popular biography from Eritrea and the most popular Politician.

Tedros Adhanom is most famous for being the first black African to be elected president of Ethiopia.

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Among politicians, Tedros Adhanom ranks 1,365 out of 15,577Before him are Toghon Temür, Valdemar IV of Denmark, Henri, Count of Chambord, Alexander of Greece, Phorcys, and Genrikh Yagoda. After him are Constantine III, Cyrus I, Andronikos I Komnenos, Adnan Menderes, Yang Shangkun, and Jamukha.

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Among people born in 1965, Tedros Adhanom ranks 6Before him are Dmitry Medvedev, Shah Rukh Khan, J. K. Rowling, Bashar al-Assad, and Petro Poroshenko. After him are Salman Khan, Mads Mikkelsen, Brandon Lee, Robert Downey Jr., Gheorghe Hagi, and Charlie Sheen.

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In Eritrea

Among people born in Eritrea, Tedros Adhanom ranks 1 out of 12After him are Isaias Afwerki (1946), Aman Andom (1924), Remo Girone (1948), Zeudi Araya (1951), Gianfranco Rosi (1963), Zersenay Tadese (1982), Daniel Teklehaimanot (1988), Ghirmay Ghebreslassie (1995), Merhawi Kudus (1994), Natnael Berhane (1991), and Meb Keflezighi (1975).

Among POLITICIANS In Eritrea

Among politicians born in Eritrea, Tedros Adhanom ranks 1After him are Isaias Afwerki (1946) and Aman Andom (1924).

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