Turgut Özal

1927 - 1993

Turgut Özal

Halil Turgut Özal (Turkish pronunciation: [tuɾˈɡut œˈzaɫ]; 13 October 1927 – 17 April 1993) was a Turkish politician who served as the 8th President of Turkey from 1989 to 1993. He previously served as the 26th Prime Minister of Turkey from 1983 to 1989 as the leader of the Motherland Party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Turgut Özal has received more than 349,331 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 750th most popular politician.

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  • 60

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Turgut Özal ranks 745 out of 14,801Before him are Augustus III of Poland, Stepan Bandera, Pedro I of Brazil, Andromache, John the Fearless, and John III of Sweden. After him are Manuel II Palaiologos, Marcian, Ecgberht, King of Wessex, Artemisia I of Caria, Louis Antoine de Saint-Just, and Anastasius I Dicorus.

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Among people born in 1927, Turgut Özal ranks 10Before him are Günter Grass, Bhumibol Adulyadej, Olof Palme, Gina Lollobrigida, Roger Moore, and Peter Falk. After him are Samuel P. Huntington, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Mstislav Rostropovich, László Kubala, Vladimir Komarov, and Lawrence Kohlberg. Among people deceased in 1993, Turgut Özal ranks 9Before him are Federico Fellini, Rudolf Nureyev, James Hunt, William Golding, Frank Zappa, and Erich Hartmann. After him are Baudouin of Belgium, Ferruccio Lamborghini, Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona, Anthony Burgess, Bobby Moore, and Hans Jonas.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Turgut Özal ranks 110 out of 901Before him are Ephrem the Syrian (306), Photios I of Constantinople (900), Zoë Porphyrogenita (978), Basil I (811), Constantine IX Monomachos (1000), and Apollonius of Perga (-262). After him are Manuel II Palaiologos (1350), Marcion of Sinope (85), Artemisia I of Caria (-500), Gregory of Nyssa (335), Eudoxus of Cnidus (-408), and Romanos IV Diogenes (1030).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Turgut Özal ranks 63Before him are Süleyman Demirel (1924), Leo III the Isaurian (675), Michael VIII Palaiologos (1224), Zoë Porphyrogenita (978), Basil I (811), and Constantine IX Monomachos (1000). After him are Manuel II Palaiologos (1350), Artemisia I of Caria (-500), Romanos IV Diogenes (1030), Stefan Dušan (1308), Nikephoros I (760), and Leo I the Thracian (401).

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