Theresa May

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Theresa Mary, Lady May (; née Brasier; born 1 October 1956) is a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party from 2016 to 2019. May served as Home Secretary from 2010 to 2016 in the Cameron government and has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Maidenhead in Berkshire since 1997. Ideologically, she identifies herself as a one-nation conservative.May grew up in Oxfordshire and attended St Hugh's College, Oxford. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Theresa May has received more than 18,784,200 page views. Her biography is available in 118 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 114 in 2019). Theresa May is the 1,417th most popular politician (down from 694th in 2019), the 351st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 181st in 2019) and the 63rd most popular British Politician.

Theresa May is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. She is most famous for being the first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

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Among politicians, Theresa May ranks 1,417 out of 15,710Before her are Jehoiakim, William II of England, Peter of Castile, Gyula Andrássy, Chlodio, and Sulayman ibn Abd al-Malik. After her are Sarah Palin, Jeconiah, Shinzō Abe, Uzun Hasan, Halford Mackinder, and Isaac I Komnenos.

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Among people born in 1956, Theresa May ranks 10Before her are Lars von Trier, Steve Ballmer, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Christine Lagarde, Bryan Cranston, and Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. After her are Tsai Ing-wen, Christoph Waltz, Michel Houellebecq, Carrie Fisher, Paolo Rossi, and Andy García.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Theresa May ranks 351 out of 6,924Before her are Thomas Paine (1737), Llywelyn ap Gruffudd (1220), John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough (1650), Benny Hill (1924), John Wesley (1703), and Anne Neville (1456). After her are Halford Mackinder (1861), Alec Douglas-Home (1903), Alec Guinness (1914), Ronald Coase (1910), John Boyd Dunlop (1840), and John Bowlby (1907).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Theresa May ranks 63Before her are David Lloyd George (1863), Oswald Mosley (1896), David II of Scotland (1324), Randal Cremer (1828), Llywelyn ap Gruffudd (1220), and Anne Neville (1456). After her are Halford Mackinder (1861), Alec Douglas-Home (1903), Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York (1411), Edmund I (921), Edward of Westminster, Prince of Wales (1453), and Æthelred the Unready (968).

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