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Thomas Bach

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Thomas Bach (born 29 December 1953) is a German lawyer, former Olympic foil 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 901,538 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Thomas Bach is the 1,883rd most popular politician (up from 3,413th in 2019), the 524th most popular biography from Germany (up from 938th in 2019) and the 142nd 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 1,883 out of 15,577Before him are Canute IV of Denmark, Nicholas I of Montenegro, Ibrahim Rugova, Martin of Aragon, Aşub Sultan, and Kęstutis. After him are Alfonso XI of Castile, Fumio Kishida, Justin II, William II of Sicily, Sancho II of Castile and León, and Tabaré Vázquez.

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Among people born in 1953, Thomas Bach ranks 19Before him are Jeffrey Epstein, John Malkovich, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, Richard Stallman, Benazir Bhutto, and Tony Blair. After him are Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Mike Oldfield, Hulk Hogan, Jim Jarmusch, Teresa Teng, and Nigel Mansell.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Thomas Bach ranks 524 out of 6,142Before him are Anne Catherine Emmerich (1774), Rabanus Maurus (780), Richard Willstätter (1872), Robert Ritter von Greim (1892), Anneliese Michel (1952), and Karl-Otto Koch (1897). After him are Pope Victor II (1018), Maria Sophie of Bavaria (1841), Kurt Weill (1900), Otto Günsche (1917), Theodor Morell (1886), and Helmut Newton (1920).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Thomas Bach ranks 142Before him are Pyotr Stolypin (1862), Werner von Fritsch (1880), Julia Drusilla (16), John Frederick I, Elector of Saxony (1503), Theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg (1856), and Robert Ritter von Greim (1892). After him are Maria Sophie of Bavaria (1841), Lothair II, Holy Roman Emperor (1075), Eleonor Magdalene of Neuburg (1655), Ananda Mahidol (1925), Albert the Bear (1100), and Duchess Sophie Charlotte in Bavaria (1847).