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Traian Băsescu

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Traian Băsescu (Romanian pronunciation: [traˈjan bəˈsesku]; born 4 November 1951) is a conservative Romanian politician who served as President of Romania from 2004 to 2014. Prior to his presidency, Băsescu served as Romanian Minister of Transport on multiple occasions between 1991 and 2000, and as Mayor of Bucharest from 2000 to 2004. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Traian Băsescu has received more than 516,294 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 68 in 2019). Traian Băsescu is the 3,117th most popular politician (up from 3,470th in 2019), the 56th most popular biography from Romania (up from 64th in 2019) and the 27th most popular Romanian Politician.

Traian Băsescu is most famous for being the president of Romania from 2004 to 2014. He was also the first democratically elected president in the country's history.

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Among politicians, Traian Băsescu ranks 3,117 out of 15,577Before him are Nobusuke Kishi, Margaret of York, Alexander Karađorđević, Prince of Serbia, Gyeongjong of Goryeo, John George III, Elector of Saxony, and Marduk-apla-iddina II. After him are Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna of Russia, Néstor Kirchner, Abdurrahman Wahid, Anastasio Somoza García, Louis II, Grand Duke of Hesse, and Merenre Nemtyemsaf II.

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Among people born in 1951, Traian Băsescu ranks 26Before him are Claudio Ranieri, Tommy Hilfiger, Juan Manuel Santos, Mark Hamill, Jane Seymour, and Paul Breitner. After him are Bob Geldof, Anjelica Huston, Gordon Brown, Kathryn Bigelow, Chris Rea, and David Coverdale.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Traian Băsescu ranks 56 out of 665Before him are Mircea I of Wallachia (1355), Basarab I of Wallachia (1275), Ilie Năstase (1946), Edward G. Robinson (1893), György Dózsa (1470), and Sigismund Báthory (1572). After him are Panait Istrati (1884), Mihnea cel Rău (1462), David Wechsler (1896), Ion Ivanovici (1845), Elisabeth of Romania (1894), and Ana Pauker (1893).

Among POLITICIANS In Romania

Among politicians born in Romania, Traian Băsescu ranks 27Before him are Milan I of Serbia (1854), Alexandru Ioan Cuza (1820), Mircea I of Wallachia (1355), Basarab I of Wallachia (1275), György Dózsa (1470), and Sigismund Báthory (1572). After him are Mihnea cel Rău (1462), Ana Pauker (1893), Mircea II of Wallachia (1422), Mundzuk (368), Corneliu Zelea Codreanu (1899), and László Rajk (1909).

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