Xi Jinping

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Xi Jinping

Xi Jinping ( SHEE jin-PING; Chinese: 习近平; born 15 June 1953) is a Chinese politician who has served 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. The son of Chinese Communist veteran Xi Zhongxun, he was exiled to rural Yanchuan County as a teenager following his father's purge during the Cultural Revolution, and lived in a cave in the village of Liangjiahe, where he joined the CCP and worked as the party secretary. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Xi Jinping has received more than 11,586,139 page views. His biography is available in 113 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 340th most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 12M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 74.35

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 113

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Xi Jinping ranks 337 out of 14,801Before him are Selim III, Haile Selassie, José Mujica, Safiye Sultan, Sitting Bull, and Victor Emmanuel III of Italy. After him are Semiramis, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Wu Zetian, Alp Arslan, Stephen I of Hungary, and Ferdinand I of Austria.

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Among people born in 1953, Xi Jinping ranks 1After him are Pierce Brosnan, Zico, Moon Jae-in, Herta Müller, Richard Stallman, Brigitte Macron, Kim Basinger, Tony Blair, Norodom Sihamoni, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, and Isabelle Huppert.

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In China

Among people born in China, Xi Jinping ranks 23 out of 921Before him are Puyi (1906), Liu Bei (161), Zhuge Liang (181), Guan Yu (162), Xuanzang (602), and Mencius (-372). After him are Wu Zetian (624), Ip Man (1893), Du Fu (712), Kangxi Emperor (1654), Hu Jintao (1942), and Qianlong Emperor (1711).


Among politicians born in China, Xi Jinping ranks 10Before him are Deng Xiaoping (1904), Sun Yat-sen (1866), Kublai Khan (1215), Empress Dowager Cixi (1835), Puyi (1906), and Liu Bei (161). After him are Wu Zetian (624), Kangxi Emperor (1654), Hu Jintao (1942), Qianlong Emperor (1711), Yongle Emperor (1360), and Zhou Enlai (1898).

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