Viktor Orbán

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Viktor Mihály Orbán (Hungarian: [ˈviktor ˈorbaːn] (listen); born 31 May 1963) is a Hungarian politician who has served as prime minister of Hungary since 2010, previously holding the office from 1998 to 2002. He has presided over Fidesz, since 1993, with a brief break between 2000 and 2003. Orbán studied at Eötvös Loránd University and, briefly, at the University of Oxford before entering politics in the wake of the Revolutions of 1989. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Viktor Orbán has received more than 3,324,891 page views. His biography is available in 76 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 70 in 2019). Viktor Orbán is the 1,577th most popular politician (up from 1,844th in 2019), the 50th most popular biography from Hungary (up from 66th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Hungarian Politician.

Viktor Orbán is the Prime Minister of Hungary. He is most famous for his anti-immigration policies, his refusal to take in refugees, and his support of Russia.

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Among politicians, Viktor Orbán ranks 1,577 out of 15,710Before him are Amr ibn Hishām, John II of Aragon, Getúlio Vargas, Elizabeth of Portugal, Edward, King of Portugal, and Ahmad Shah Massoud. After him are Emeric, King of Hungary, Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria, Werner von Fritsch, Alexios II Komnenos, Bảo Đại, and Martin of Aragon.

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Among people born in 1963, Viktor Orbán ranks 10Before him are Whitney Houston, Michael Jordan, Jet Li, Ronald Koeman, José Mourinho, and George Michael. After him are Garry Kasparov, Till Lindemann, Mohammed VI of Morocco, Eros Ramazzotti, Sergey Bubka, and Donnie Yen.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Viktor Orbán ranks 50 out of 696Before him are Karl Mannheim (1893), John Sigismund Zápolya (1540), Orestes (420), Ferenc Szálasi (1897), László Moholy-Nagy (1895), and Lajos Kossuth (1802). After him are Emeric, King of Hungary (1174), Ágota Kristóf (1935), Anne of Bohemia and Hungary (1503), Arthur Koestler (1905), Béla Guttmann (1899), and Leo Szilard (1898).

Among POLITICIANS In Hungary

Among politicians born in Hungary, Viktor Orbán ranks 21Before him are Ladislaus IV of Hungary (1262), Béla III of Hungary (1148), John Sigismund Zápolya (1540), Orestes (420), Ferenc Szálasi (1897), and Lajos Kossuth (1802). After him are Emeric, King of Hungary (1174), Coloman, King of Hungary (1070), Géza II of Hungary (1130), Andrew I of Hungary (1010), Stephen III of Hungary (1147), and Solomon, King of Hungary (1053).

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