Wen Jiabao

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Wen Jiabao (born 15 September 1942), also spelled as Wen Chia-pao, is a retired Chinese politician who served as the sixth Premier of the State Council of the People's Republic of China and serving as China's head of government for a decade between 2003 and 2013. In his capacity as Premier, Wen was regarded as the leading figure behind Beijing's economic policy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wen Jiabao has received more than 863,188 page views. His biography is available in 72 different languages on Wikipedia. Wen Jiabao is the 2,031st most popular politician (up from 2,051st in 2019), the 164th most popular biography from China (down from 160th in 2019) and the 105th most popular Chinese Politician.

Wen Jiabao is most famous for being the first Premier of the People's Republic of China.

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Among politicians, Wen Jiabao ranks 2,031 out of 15,710Before him are Öljaitü, Heinz Fischer, Tamar, Urraca of León, Emperor Daizong of Tang, and Rudolph of France. After him are Louis the Younger, Jovanka Broz, Yuan Shu, Louis Blanc, Pepin of Italy, and Alfonso II of Aragon.

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Among people born in 1942, Wen Jiabao ranks 38Before him are John Wayne Gacy, José Eduardo dos Santos, Jochen Rindt, Mohamed ElBaradei, Giacinto Facchetti, and Michael Bloomberg. After him are John Irving, Javier Solana, Jacques Rogge, Frank Williams, Michel Mayor, and Bob Hoskins.

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Among people born in China, Wen Jiabao ranks 164 out of 1,186Before him are Khorloogiin Choibalsan (1895), Kumārajīva (343), Li Ka-shing (1928), Chiang Ching-kuo (1910), Pang Tong (179), and Emperor Daizong of Tang (727). After him are Yuan Shu (155), Emperor Renzong of Song (1010), Zhu De (1886), Huineng (638), Emperor Hui of Han (-210), and Huo Yuanjia (1868).


Among politicians born in China, Wen Jiabao ranks 105Before him are Taichang Emperor (1582), King Wen of Zhou (-1112), Khorloogiin Choibalsan (1895), Chiang Ching-kuo (1910), Pang Tong (179), and Emperor Daizong of Tang (727). After him are Yuan Shu (155), Emperor Renzong of Song (1010), Zhu De (1886), Emperor Hui of Han (-210), Hong Xiuquan (1814), and Empress Wanrong (1906).