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Xi Jinping

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Xi Jinping (Chinese: 习近平; pinyin: Xí Jìnpíng; born 15 June 1953) is a Chinese politician who has served as the general secretary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC), and thus as the paramount leader of China, since 2012. Xi has also served as the president of the People's Republic of China (PRC) since 2013. The son of Chinese Communist veteran Xi Zhongxun, Xi was exiled to rural Yanchuan County as a teenager following his father's purge during the Cultural Revolution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Xi Jinping has received more than 22,034,115 page views. His biography is available in 128 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 118 in 2019). Xi Jinping is the 214th most popular politician (up from 287th in 2019), the 13th most popular biography from China (up from 19th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Chinese Politician.

Xi Jinping is most famous for being the President of China.

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  • 22M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 77.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 128

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Xi Jinping ranks 214 out of 15,577Before him are Alexander III of Russia, Rudolf Hess, Mehmed VI, Yuri Andropov, Tomyris, and Brutus the Younger. After him are Ferdinand I of Austria, Harun al-Rashid, Ho Chi Minh, Ferdinand II of Aragon, Hosni Mubarak, and Napoleon II.

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Among people born in 1953, Xi Jinping ranks 1After him are Moon Jae-in, Pierce Brosnan, Zico, Ahmad Shah Massoud, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Brigitte Macron, Herta Müller, Norodom Sihamoni, Kim Basinger, Isabelle Huppert, and Richard Clayderman.

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In China

Among people born in China, Xi Jinping ranks 13 out of 1,392Before him are Zheng He (1387), 14th Dalai Lama (1935), Deng Xiaoping (1904), Sun Yat-sen (1866), Kublai Khan (1215), and Sima Qian (-145). After him are Puyi (1906), Hu Jintao (1942), Empress Dowager Cixi (1835), Chiang Kai-shek (1887), Du Fu (712), and Cao Cao (155).


Among politicians born in China, Xi Jinping ranks 7Before him are Mao Zedong (1893), Qin Shi Huang (-258), Huang Xianfan (1899), Deng Xiaoping (1904), Sun Yat-sen (1866), and Kublai Khan (1215). After him are Puyi (1906), Hu Jintao (1942), Empress Dowager Cixi (1835), Wu Zetian (624), Qianlong Emperor (1711), and Kangxi Emperor (1654).