Tony Blair

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Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (born 6 May 1953) is a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007. On his resignation he was appointed Special Envoy of the Quartet on the Middle East, a diplomatic post which he held until 2015. He currently serves as the executive chairman of the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change, established in 2016. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Blair has received more than 10,725,716 page views. His biography is available in 114 different languages on Wikipedia. Tony Blair is the 1,695th most popular politician (down from 1,613th in 2019), the 417th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 370th in 2019) and the 72nd most popular British Politician.

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007. He is most famous for leading the UK into the Iraq War in 2003.

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Among politicians, Tony Blair ranks 1,695 out of 15,710Before him are George Tupou V, Baasha of Israel, Sérgio Vieira de Mello, Jehoram of Judah, Adnan Menderes, and Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein. After him are Nikolai Bulganin, King Zhou of Shang, Afonso IV of Portugal, Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria, Klas Pontus Arnoldson, and Albert the Bear.

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Among people born in 1953, Tony Blair ranks 14Before him are Jeffrey Epstein, Brigitte Macron, Ahmad Shah Massoud, Richard Stallman, Isabelle Huppert, and Richard Clayderman. After him are Jim Jarmusch, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, Mike Oldfield, Paul Allen, John Malkovich, and Hulk Hogan.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Tony Blair ranks 417 out of 6,924Before him are William Kidd (1645), Albert Finney (1936), J. Bruce Ismay (1862), Ralph Fiennes (1962), Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772), and Margot Fonteyn (1919). After him are Jackie Stewart (1939), James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell (1534), Fred Hoyle (1915), Saint Boniface (680), Raymond Cattell (1905), and Colin Firth (1960).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Tony Blair ranks 72Before him are Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York (1411), Edmund I (921), Edward of Westminster, Prince of Wales (1453), Æthelred the Unready (968), Æthelred I, King of Wessex (837), and James I of Scotland (1394). After him are James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell (1534), Robert II of Scotland (1316), James IV of Scotland (1473), Edgar the Peaceful (943), Edward the Martyr (962), and Æthelflæd (869).

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