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Walter Lini

1942 - 1999

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Walter Hadye Lin̄i (1942 – 21 February 1999) was a Raga Anglican priest and the first Prime Minister of Vanuatu, from independence in 1980 to 1991. He was born on Pentecost Island. During the era when Vanuatu was a condominium ruled by the United Kingdom and France, Lin̄i formed the Vanua'aku Pati, which was principally backed by English-speakers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter Lini has received more than 41,512 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Walter Lini is the 14,381st most popular politician (down from 13,177th in 2019), the 7th most popular biography from Vanuatu (up from 8th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Ni-Vanuatu Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Walter Lini ranks 14,381 out of 15,710Before him are Santiago Abascal, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Vida Vencienė, George Stoneman, Vicente Zeballos, and Patricia Roberts Harris. After him are Cheikh Hadjibou Soumaré, Paul Kaba Thieba, Edward Rutledge, Jimmie Åkesson, Andrew Yang, and Einars Repše.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1942, Walter Lini ranks 523Before him are Connie Hawkins, Dick Butkus, Jejomar Binay, Judy Sheindlin, Walter Rodney, and Harry Chapin. After him are Ama Ata Aidoo, Joe Boyd, Amarinder Singh, Geoffrey Palmer, Joy Behar, and Andraé Crouch. Among people deceased in 1999, Walter Lini ranks 240Before him are Hank Snow, Hillary Brooke, Big L, John Cannon, Akhtar Hameed Khan, and Dennis Brown. After him are Guy Tunmer, Walter Payton, Allen Stack, Laurie Scott, Harry Blackmun, and Bruce Fairbairn.

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In Vanuatu

Among people born in Vanuatu, Walter Lini ranks 7 out of 10Before him are Iolu Abil (1942), Roy Mata (1510), Baldwin Lonsdale (1948), Tallis Obed Moses (1954), Kalkot Mataskelekele (1949), and Edward Natapei (1954). After him are Sato Kilman (1957), Serge Vohor (1955), and Ham Lin̄i (1951).

Among POLITICIANS In Vanuatu

Among politicians born in Vanuatu, Walter Lini ranks 7Before him are Iolu Abil (1942), Roy Mata (1510), Baldwin Lonsdale (1948), Tallis Obed Moses (1954), Kalkot Mataskelekele (1949), and Edward Natapei (1954). After him are Sato Kilman (1957), Serge Vohor (1955), and Ham Lin̄i (1951).