Zhan Videnov

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Zhan Vasilev Videnov (Bulgarian: Жан Василев Виденов [ˈʒan ˈvidɛnof]), sometimes spelled in English as Jean Videnov, was Prime Minister of Bulgaria from 25 January 1995 until 13 February 1997, a term remembered for the most severe economic and financial crisis in recent Bulgarian history, which featured hyperinflation and a drastic fall in living standards. He was chairman of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) from 1991 to 1996. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zhan Videnov has received more than 46,366 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Zhan Videnov is the 14,567th most popular politician (down from 13,204th in 2019), the 228th most popular biography from Bulgaria (down from 170th in 2019) and the 98th most popular Bulgarian Politician.

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Among politicians, Zhan Videnov ranks 14,567 out of 15,710Before him are Butch Otter, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Witold Waszczykowski, Nyamko Sabuni, Éamonn Ceannt, and Tom Daschle. After him are Delwa Kassiré Koumakoye, Fehaid Al-Deehani, Katja Kipping, Seán Mac Diarmada, Ivy Dumont, and Pavlo Klimkin.

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Among people born in 1959, Zhan Videnov ranks 455Before him are Ramón Calderé, Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw, Gary Rydstrom, Loretta Lynch, Lars Høgh, and Paul Gross. After him are Lorella Stefanelli, Chris Hansen, Perry Farrell, Thierry Rey, Ulrike Richter, and Eduardo Acevedo.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Zhan Videnov ranks 228 out of 313Before him are Katerina Maleeva (1969), Valentin Yordanov (1960), Nikolay Iliev (1964), Andrea (1987), Sofi Marinova (1975), and Ivailo Marinov (1960). After him are Kiril Georgiev (1965), Stoyan Yankoulov (1966), Khristo Markov (1965), Svetla Otsetova (1950), Ilian Stoyanov (1977), and Dimitar Ivankov (1975).

Among POLITICIANS In Bulgaria

Among politicians born in Bulgaria, Zhan Videnov ranks 98Before him are Philip Dimitrov (1955), Reneta Indzhova (1953), Stefan Sofiyanski (1951), Meglena Kuneva (1957), Mariya Gabriel (1979), and Georgi Bliznashki (1956). After him are Nadezhda Neynsky (1962), Konstantina Kouneva (1964), Yordan Yovchev (1973), Petar Lesov (1960), Ekaterina Zakharieva (1975), and Rumiana Jeleva (1969).