Yulia Tymoshenko

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Yulia Volodymyrivna Tymoshenko (Ukrainian: Юлія Володимирівна Тимошенко, IPA: [ˈjul⁽ʲ⁾ijɐ woloˈdɪmɪr⁽ʲ⁾iu̯nɐ tɪmoˈʃɛnko]; née Hrihyan (Грігян); born 27 November 1960) is a Ukrainian politician, who served as Prime Minister of Ukraine in 2005, and again from 2007 until 2010; the first and only woman in Ukraine to hold that position. She has been a member of the Verkhovna Rada as People's Deputy of Ukraine several times between 1997 and 2007, and presently as of 2014, and was First Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine for the fuel and energy complex from 1999 to 2001. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yulia Tymoshenko has received more than 3,652,283 page views. Her biography is available in 89 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 84 in 2019). Yulia Tymoshenko is the 1,112th most popular politician (down from 1,063rd in 2019), the 43rd most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 38th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Ukrainian Politician.

Yulia Tymoshenko is most famous for being the first female prime minister of Ukraine.

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Among politicians, Yulia Tymoshenko ranks 1,112 out of 19,576Before her are Warren G. Harding, Octavia the Younger, Peter III of Aragon, Balbinus, Gudea, and Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt. After her are Nikephoros II Phokas, Kayqubad I, Halfdan Ragnarsson, Gaius Gracchus, John McCain, and Samuel of Bulgaria.

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Among people born in 1960, Yulia Tymoshenko ranks 9Before her are Ayrton Senna, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Tim Cook, Jeffrey Dahmer, Philippe of Belgium, and Antonio Banderas. After her are Jo Nesbø, Isaac Herzog, Joachim Löw, Pierluigi Collina, Hassan Nasrallah, and Prince Andrew, Duke of York.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Yulia Tymoshenko ranks 43 out of 1,365Before her are Leopold von Sacher-Masoch (1836), Leonid Kravchuk (1934), Volodymyr Zelensky (1978), Andrei Chikatilo (1936), Igor Sikorsky (1889), and Levi Eshkol (1895). After her are Nestor Makhno (1888), Vladimir Horowitz (1903), Simon Wiesenthal (1908), George Gamow (1904), Anne of Kiev (1025), and Symon Petliura (1879).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Yulia Tymoshenko ranks 20Before her are Ivan Mazepa (1639), Moshe Sharett (1894), Grigory Zinoviev (1883), Leonid Kravchuk (1934), Volodymyr Zelensky (1978), and Levi Eshkol (1895). After her are Symon Petliura (1879), Andrei Zhdanov (1896), Yitzhak Ben-Zvi (1884), Vladimir II Monomakh (1053), Petro Poroshenko (1965), and Lazar Kaganovich (1893).