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Yingluck Shinawatra

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Yingluck Shinawatra (Thai: ยิ่งลักษณ์ ชินวัตร, RTGS: Yinglak Chinnawat, pronounced [jîŋ.lák t͡ɕʰīn.nā.wát]; Chinese: 丘英樂; born 21 June 1967), nicknamed Pou (Thai: ปู, RTGS: Pu, pronounced [pūː], meaning "crab"), is a Thai businesswoman, politician and a member of the Pheu Thai Party who became the Prime Minister of Thailand following the 2011 election. Yingluck was Thailand's first female prime minister and its youngest in over 60 years. She was removed from office on 7 May 2014 by a Constitutional Court decision.Born in Chiang Mai Province into a wealthy family of Hakka Chinese descent, Yingluck Shinawatra earned a bachelor's degree from Chiang Mai University and a master's degree from Kentucky State University, both in public administration. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yingluck Shinawatra has received more than 1,605,774 page views. Her biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 70 in 2019). Yingluck Shinawatra is the 221st most popular businessperson (down from 205th in 2019), the 27th most popular biography from Thailand (down from 26th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Thai Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Yingluck Shinawatra ranks 221 out of 601Before her are Stavros Niarchos, Aurelio Peccei, Carl Laemmle, Pavel Tretyakov, Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, and Félicien Kabuga. After her are Evangelos Zappas, Alice Walton, Steve Fossett, Morris Chang, Toto Wolff, and Rosalía Mera.

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Among people born in 1967, Yingluck Shinawatra ranks 48Before her are Serj Tankian, Emily Watson, Richard Z. Kruspe, Maria Bello, Andrés Escobar, and Will Ferrell. After her are Bjørn Dæhlie, Naim Süleymanoğlu, Mathieu Kassovitz, Liev Schreiber, Eddie Guerrero, and Paul Gascoigne.

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Among people born in Thailand, Yingluck Shinawatra ranks 27 out of 155Before her are Birabongse Bhanudej (1914), Jacques Vergès (1924), Michael Michai Kitbunchu (1929), Sunanda Kumariratana (1860), Si Inthrathit (1188), and Lisa (1997). After her are Uthong (1314), Ajahn Chah (1918), Sarit Thanarat (1908), Mahidol Adulyadej (1892), Nouhak Phoumsavanh (1910), and Sirindhorn (1955).


Among businesspeople born in Thailand, Yingluck Shinawatra ranks 2Before her are Chaleo Yoovidhya (1923). After her are Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha (1958).

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