Veerasamy Ringadoo

1920 - 2000

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Sir Veerasamy Ringadoo, GCMG, GCSK, QC, (born Vīracāmi Riṅkāṭu; 20 October 1920 – 9 September 2000) was a Mauritian politician, minister, the sixth and last governor-general of Mauritius from 1986 to 1992, and then the first president of Mauritius from March to June 1992. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Veerasamy Ringadoo has received more than 90,785 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Veerasamy Ringadoo is the 17,450th most popular politician (down from 15,904th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Mauritius (down from 11th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Mauritian Politician.

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Over the past year Veerasamy Ringadoo has had the most page views in the with 11,017 views, followed by French (1,289), and Russian (1,251). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Esperanto (178.00%), Basque (91.47%), and Simple English (55.89%)


Among politicians, Veerasamy Ringadoo ranks 17,450 out of 19,576Before him are Mario Frick, Kris Peeters, Cheikh Hadjibou Soumaré, Ellis Clarke, Sikandar Jah, and Betsy DeVos. After him are Stefan Liv, Cătălin Predoiu, Birgitta Jónsdóttir, Raman Singh, Charles Magill Conrad, and Alfonso Dastis.

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Among people born in 1920, Veerasamy Ringadoo ranks 440Before him are Vinjamuri Anasuya Devi, Ruth Graham, Tommy Godwin, Esther Rolle, Bill Reid, and Bert Williams. After him are Noel Neill, James Aloysius Hickey, Willie Watson, Frances Gifford, Asuman Baytop, and Nanette Fabray. Among people deceased in 2000, Veerasamy Ringadoo ranks 352Before him are Tranquilino Garcete, Sylvia Lance Harper, Robert Cormier, Sid Abel, Jacob Lawrence, and Mack Robinson. After him are Kurt Schmid, Roger Verey, Humberto Donoso, John Lindsay, Ali Sardar Jafri, and R. S. Thomas.

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In Mauritius

Among people born in Mauritius, Veerasamy Ringadoo ranks 12 out of 14Before him are Prithvirajsing Roopun (1959), Ameenah Gurib (1959), Jean Margéot (1916), Navin Ramgoolam (1947), Pravind Jugnauth (1961), and Paul Bérenger (1945). After him are Kailash Purryag (1947), and Bruno Julie (1978).

Among POLITICIANS In Mauritius

Among politicians born in Mauritius, Veerasamy Ringadoo ranks 8Before him are Seewoosagur Ramgoolam (1900), Prithvirajsing Roopun (1959), Ameenah Gurib (1959), Navin Ramgoolam (1947), Pravind Jugnauth (1961), and Paul Bérenger (1945). After him are Kailash Purryag (1947).