Xi Jinping

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Xi Jinping (English: SHEE jin-PING; Chinese: 习近平; pinyin: Xí Jìnpíng; [ɕǐ tɕîn pʰǐŋ]; born 15 June 1953) is a Chinese politician who has been serving as General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and Chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC) since 2012, and President of the People's Republic of China (PRC) since 2013. Xi has been the paramount leader of China, the most prominent political leader in China, since 2012. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Xi Jinping has received more than 15,770,575 page views. His biography is available in 118 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 113 in 2019). Xi Jinping is the 287th most popular politician (up from 337th in 2019), the 19th most popular biography from China (up from 23rd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Chinese Politician.

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

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  • 16M

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  • 81.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 118

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Xi Jinping ranks 287 out of 15,710Before him are Lee Kuan Yew, Bill Clinton, Herod Antipas, Jacques Chirac, Charles VIII of France, and Eva Perón. After him are Alexander II of Russia, Victor Emmanuel II of Italy, Nerva, Croesus, Sejong the Great, and Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor.

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

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Among people born in China, Xi Jinping ranks 19 out of 1,186Before him are Kublai Khan (1215), Puyi (1906), Cao Cao (155), Empress Dowager Cixi (1835), Ip Man (1893), and Wu Zetian (624). After him are Hu Jintao (1942), Kangxi Emperor (1654), Qianlong Emperor (1711), Mencius (-372), Xuanzang (602), and Cai Lun (48).


Among politicians born in China, Xi Jinping ranks 10Before him are Deng Xiaoping (1904), Sun Yat-sen (1866), Kublai Khan (1215), Puyi (1906), Empress Dowager Cixi (1835), and Wu Zetian (624). After him are Hu Jintao (1942), Kangxi Emperor (1654), Qianlong Emperor (1711), Liu Bei (161), Hongwu Emperor (1328), and Jiang Zemin (1926).