Thomas Bach

1953 - Today

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Thomas Bach (born 29 December 1953) is a German lawyer, former Olympic fencer and Olympic gold medalist, serving as the ninth and current president of the International Olympic Committee since 10 September 2013. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Bach has received more than 844,003 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Thomas Bach is the 3,418th most popular politician (up from 3,572nd in 2019), the 938th most popular biography from Germany (down from 919th in 2019) and the 261st most popular German Politician.

Thomas Bach is the president of the International Olympic Committee. He is most famous for his work as a lawyer, and his work with the IOC.

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Among politicians, Thomas Bach ranks 3,418 out of 15,710Before him are Milonia Caesonia, Alfonso II of Asturias, Djedkare Isesi, Osvaldo Dorticós Torrado, Magnus III of Sweden, and Hugh of Italy. After him are Yasuhiro Nakasone, Raúl Alfonsín, Sancho Ramírez, Henry of Bohemia, Empress Genmei, and Coluccio Salutati.

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Among people born in 1953, Thomas Bach ranks 39Before him are Daniel Passarella, James Horner, Jean-Marie Pfaff, Armen Sarkissian, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, and Kitarō. After him are Tess Gerritsen, Guy Verhofstadt, Lenín Moreno, Ron Jeremy, Manuel Pellegrini, and Felix Magath.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Thomas Bach ranks 938 out of 5,289Before him are Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse (1868), Josef Harpe (1887), Princess Marianne of the Netherlands (1810), Rudolf Erich Raspe (1736), Walther Flemming (1843), and Johannes Althusius (1563). After him are Florian Geyer (1490), Sebastian Münster (1488), William Stern (1871), Georg-Hans Reinhardt (1887), Bernhard Schlink (1944), and Henry I, Duke of Bavaria (920).

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