Vicente Fox

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Vicente Fox Quesada (American Spanish: [biˈsente ˈfoks keˈsaða]; born 2 July 1942) is a Mexican businessman and politician who served as the 62nd President of Mexico from 1 December 2000 to 30 November 2006. Campaigning as a right-wing populist, Fox ran for and was elected president on the National Action Party (PAN) ticket, becoming the first president not from the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) since 1929. He is currently the co-president of the Centrist Democrat International, an international organization of center-right political parties.Fox was elected President of Mexico in the 2000 presidential election, a historically significant election since it made him the first president elected from an opposition party since the election of Francisco I. Madero in 1911. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vicente Fox has received more than 2,125,855 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Vicente Fox is the 2,388th most popular politician (up from 2,974th in 2019), the 24th most popular biography from Mexico and the 10th most popular Mexican Politician.

Vicente Fox is most famous for being the first president of Mexico who was not a member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI).

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Among politicians, Vicente Fox ranks 2,388 out of 15,710Before him are Stephen II of Hungary, Cao Fang, Guo Jia, Cevdet Sunay, Joseph Babinski, and William I of Sicily. After him are Theophano, Lennart Meri, Antonín Novotný, Crown Prince Sado, Anastasia Romanovna, and Attalus III.

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Among people born in 1942, Vicente Fox ranks 48Before him are Frank Williams, Michel Mayor, Bob Hoskins, Arto Paasilinna, Giancarlo Giannini, and Tobin Bell. After him are Tony Buzan, Michael Crichton, Thabo Mbeki, Jacob Zuma, Leo Beenhakker, and Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir.

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Among people born in Mexico, Vicente Fox ranks 24 out of 487Before him are Benito Juárez (1806), Salma Hayek (1966), Agustín de Iturbide (1783), Moctezuma I (1398), Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (1753), and Chespirito (1929). After him are Andrés Manuel López Obrador (1953), Lázaro Cárdenas (1895), Francisco I. Madero (1873), Luis Barragán (1902), David Alfaro Siqueiros (1896), and Alejandro González Iñárritu (1963).


Among politicians born in Mexico, Vicente Fox ranks 10Before him are Cuauhtémoc (1495), Porfirio Díaz (1830), Antonio López de Santa Anna (1794), Benito Juárez (1806), Agustín de Iturbide (1783), and Moctezuma I (1398). After him are Andrés Manuel López Obrador (1953), Lázaro Cárdenas (1895), Francisco I. Madero (1873), Carlos Salinas de Gortari (1948), Miguel de la Madrid (1934), and Venustiano Carranza (1859).

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