Yukiya Amano

1947 - 2019

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Yukiya Amano (Japanese: 天野 之弥, Hepburn: Amano Yukiya, 9 May 1947 – 18 July 2019) was a Japanese diplomat and the Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) (July 2009 – 2019). Amano previously served as an international civil servant for the United Nations and its subdivisions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yukiya Amano has received more than 181,487 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Yukiya Amano is the 38th most popular diplomat (down from 26th in 2019), the 640th most popular biography from Japan (down from 254th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Japanese Diplomat.

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Among diplomats, Yukiya Amano ranks 38 out of 51Before him are Robert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood, Mikhail Borodin, Dean Acheson, Jean Kennedy Smith, Amr Moussa, and Richard Holbrooke. After him are Roger Casement, George Blake, Friedrich Martens, Ángel Sanz Briz, Damião de Góis, and Ralph Bunche.

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Among people born in 1947, Yukiya Amano ranks 148Before him are Jeff Lynne, Nevio Scala, Ryo Kawasaki, Oliver Dragojević, Mia Martini, and Alexander Rutskoy. After him are Halldór Ásgrímsson, Giorgio Chinaglia, Ángel Nieto, Lois Chiles, Malam Bacai Sanhá, and James Cosmo. Among people deceased in 2019, Yukiya Amano ranks 128Before him are David Koch, Billy Drago, Dina bint Abdul-Hamid, Dick Dale, Syd Mead, and Georgiy Daneliya. After him are William Levada, Anatoly Lukyanov, Jessye Norman, Judith Kerr, Charles Jencks, and Sue Lyon.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Yukiya Amano ranks 640 out of 5,560Before him are Hideo Shinojima (1910), Ogata Kōrin (1658), Tomomi Seo (1950), Kozo Arai (1950), Sōsuke Uno (1922), and Osami Nagano (1880). After him are Miki Sugawara (1950), Takeo Miki (1907), Masatoshi Nakayama (1913), Zenkō Suzuki (1911), Emperor Horikawa (1079), and Giant Baba (1938).

Among DIPLOMATS In Japan

Among diplomats born in Japan, Yukiya Amano ranks 3Before him are Hasekura Tsunenaga (1571) and Chiune Sugihara (1900).