Thomas Boni Yayi

1951 - Today

Thomas Boni Yayi

Thomas Boni Yayi (born 1 January 1952) is a Beninese banker and politician who was President of Benin from 2006 to 2016. He took office after winning the March 2006 presidential election and was re-elected to a second term in March 2011. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Boni Yayi has received more than 122,246 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 7,052nd most popular politician.

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  • 53.98

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 52

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.69

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Thomas Boni Yayi ranks 7,011 out of 14,801Before him are Jacques Cœur, Nubar Pasha, Mirza Muhammad Haidar Dughlat, Tudḫaliya I, Daumantas of Pskov, and Shahrokh Shah. After him are Aimo Cajander, Takahashi Korekiyo, Publius Cornelius Scipio Nasica Serapio, Marcus Minucius Rufus, Macrianus Minor, and Fa Ngum.

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Among people born in 1951, Thomas Boni Yayi ranks 87Before him are Barry Marshall, Gustavo Santaolalla, Prabowo Subianto, Kim Peek, Barzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti, and Carl Wieman. After him are Lee Nak-yeon, Danilo Medina, Joe Pantoliano, Ernesto Zedillo, Laimdota Straujuma, and Orson Scott Card.

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In Benin

Among people born in Benin, Thomas Boni Yayi ranks 7 out of 19Before him are Do-Aklin (1550), Mathieu Kérékou (1933), Phillis Wheatley (1753), Askia Mohammad I (1443), Bernardin Gantin (1922), and Djimon Hounsou (1964). After him are Hubert Maga (1916), Justin Ahomadégbé-Tomêtin (1917), Angélique Kidjo (1960), Sourou-Migan Apithy (1913), Christophe Soglo (1909), and Patrice Talon (null).


Among politicians born in Benin, Thomas Boni Yayi ranks 4Before him are Do-Aklin (1550), Mathieu Kérékou (1933), and Askia Mohammad I (1443). After him are Hubert Maga (1916), Justin Ahomadégbé-Tomêtin (1917), Sourou-Migan Apithy (1913), Christophe Soglo (1909), Patrice Talon (null), Émile Derlin Zinsou (1918), Paul-Émile de Souza (1930), and Alphonse Alley (1930).

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