Vice Presidents

Several political leaders across the world have served as vice-presidents of their countries for one or more than one term. Taking you through some of the prominent political leaders who have served as vice-presidents.

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 1 Kamala Harris

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Famous As: Vice Preseiden of the United States
Birthdate: October 20, 1964
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: California

A Democrat politician and lawyer, Kamala Harris is the vice president-elect of the United States. She will assume the office on 20 January 2021, alongside President-elect Joe Biden.  Half-Indian, half-Jamaican, Harris is the first woman, the first Black person and the first Asian-American to be elected vice president.  

 2 Mike Pence

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Famous As: Vice President of the United States
Birthdate: June 7, 1959
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Columbus, Indiana, United States

The 48th vice president of the USA, Mike Pence was sworn into the office in 2017 and is also Donald Trump’s running mate in the 2020 election. Beginning his career as a lawyer and radio talk show host, the conservative politician later became a member of the US House of Representatives and was eventually elected the 50th governor of Indiana.

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 3 Dick Cheney

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Famous As: Former Vice President of the United State
Birthdate: January 30, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

Dick Cheney was the vice president of the US from 2001 to 2009. He is considered to be one of the most powerful vice presidents ever and also one of the most unpopular politicians in the history of the US. He played an important role in America’s response to the September 11 attacks and backed the US invasion of Iraq.

 4 Al Gore

Al Gore.
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 31, 1948
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.Washington, D.C., United States

Al Gore was the Vice President of America from 1993 to 2001. He was also the Democratic Party’s candidate for the 2000 Presidential elections, but eventually lost to his Republican opponent George Bush. He is an environmentalist and a climate change activist. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007, jointly with Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, for his work.

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 5 Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
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Famous As: Ruler of Dubai
Birthdate: July 15, 1949
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dubai

Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is the current prime minister and vice president of the United Arab Emirates. He has also been serving as the ruler of the Emirate of Dubai since 2006. He is credited with turning Dubai into a global city; he has overseen the development of several projects, such as the Palm Islands and Burj Khalifa

 6 Spiro Agnew

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Famous As: 39th Vice President of the United States
Birthdate: November 9, 1918
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Towson
Died: September 17, 1996
Spiro Agnew served as the U.S. vice-president under Richard Nixon, from 1969 to 1973; the governor of Maryland; and a Baltimore County executive. In 1973, he was forced to resign due to allegations of bribery, criminal conspiracy, extortion, and tax fraud. He wrote an autobiography and a novel, defending himself.
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 7 Dan Quayle

Dan Quayle.
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Famous As: Former Vice President of the United States
Birthdate: February 4, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Indianapolis

The 44th vice president of the US, Dan Quayle officially visited 47 countries, establishing strong international ties with most countries, during his vice presidency. In 1999, he joined a private-equity firm named Cerberus Capital Management and continues to play an important role as the chairman of its Global Investments division.

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 8 Kenny Omega

Kenny Omega
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: October 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Transcona, Winnipeg, Canada

 9 Chester A. Arthur

Chester A. Arthur.
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Famous As: 21st President of the USA
Birthdate: October 5, 1829
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fairfield, Vermont
Died: November 18, 1886
Chester A. Arthur became the 21st president of the U.S. in 1881, after the assassination of President James A. Garfield, and served till 1885. Arthur represented Elizabeth Jennings Graham in the 1854 case against segregation in streetcars. He signed the Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act and rebuilt the U.S. Navy.

 10 Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum
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Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: 1943 AD
Birthplace: Shindagha historic district, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Died: January 4, 2006

 11 Salva Kiir Mayardit

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Famous As: President of South Sudan
Birthdate: September 13, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bahr el Ghazal

Sudanese rebel leader Salva Kiir Mayardit became the first president of South Sudan. In 2020, he signed an agreement with opposition leader and current vice president Riek Machar to share power and create a unified government, putting an end to a brutal civil war that has seen mass rapes and murders.

 12 William R. King

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Famous As: Shortest Serving Vice President of the U.S.A
Birthdate: April 7, 1786
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sampson County, North Carolina, United States
Died: April 18, 1853

William R. King served as the vice president of the U.S. in 1853 and died 45 days after assuming his duties. He was a representative from North Carolina and an Alabama senator. He led to the drafting of the Compromise of 1850 and had also been a minister to France.

 13 Soong Ching-ling

Soong Ching-ling
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Famous As: Political figure
Birthdate: January 27, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Shanghai, China
Died: May 29, 1981

Soong Ching-ling was a Chinese political figure. Referred to as Madame Sun Yat-sen, Soong is best known as the wife of Sun Yat-sen, who played a major role in the establishment of the Republic of China. Soong played a key role in China's politics before and after the formation of the People's Republic of China.  

 14 Elbridge Gerry

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Famous As: Former Vice President of the United States
Birthdate: July 17, 1744
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Marblehead
Died: November 23, 1814

 15 Adlai Stevenson I

Adlai Stevenson I.
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Famous As: 23rd Vice President of the United States
Birthdate: October 23, 1835
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Christian County
Died: June 14, 1914

 16 Thomas R. Marshall

Thomas R. Marshall
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Famous As: Politician, Lawyer
Birthdate: March 14, 1854
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: North Manchester
Died: June 1, 1925

 17 Mehriban Aliyeva

Mehriban Aliyeva
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 26, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Baku, Azerbaijan

 18 Werner Vogels

Werner Vogels
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Famous As: Computer scientist, Chief technology officer, Vice president
Birthdate: October 3, 1958
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ermelo

 19 Margrethe Vestager

Margrethe Vestager
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Famous As: Executive Vice President
Birthdate: April 13, 1968
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Glostrup, Denmark

 20 Gennady Yanayev

Gennady Yanayev
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 26, 1937
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Perevoz, Russia
Died: September 24, 2010

 21 John Atta Mills

John Atta Mills
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Famous As: President
Birthdate: July 21, 1944
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tarkwa, Ghana
Died: July 24, 2012

 22 Daniel D. Tompkins

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Famous As: Sixth Vice President of the U.S.A
Birthdate: June 21, 1774
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Scarsdale
Died: June 11, 1825

 23 Jaramogi Oginga Odinga

Jaramogi Oginga Odinga
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 30, 1911
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bondo, Kenya
Died: January 20, 1994

 24 Lucia Topolansky

Lucia Topolansky
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Famous As: President of the Senate of Uruguay
Birthdate: September 25, 1944
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay

 25 Patrick Hillery

Patrick Hillery
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: May 2, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Spanish Point, Ireland
Died: April 12, 2008

 26 Bruce Baumgartner

Bruce Baumgartner
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: November 2, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Haledon, New Jersey, United States

 27 Krishan Kant

Krishan Kant
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 28, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kot Mohammad Khan, Punjab Province, India
Died: July 27, 2002

 28 Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme

Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme
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Famous As: 5th Vice President of Nigeria
Birthdate: October 21, 1932
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Anambra State
Died: November 19, 2017

 29 Józef Beck

Józef Beck
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Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: October 4, 1894
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Died: June 5, 1944

 30 Dáithí Ó Conaill

Dáithí Ó Conaill
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Famous As: Political activist
Birthdate: April 30, 1938
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cork, Ireland
Died: January 1, 1991

 31 Inonge Wina

Inonge Wina
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 2, 1941
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Senanga, Northern Rhodesia

 32 Valentín Gómez Farías

Valentín Gómez Farías
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 14, 1781
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico
Died: July 5, 1858

 33 Carlos Ibáñez del Campo

Carlos Ibáñez del Campo
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Famous As: Army Officer
Birthdate: November 3, 1877
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Linares, Chile
Died: April 28, 1960

 34 Beatriz Argimon

Beatriz Argimon
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Famous As: Vice President of Uruguay
Birthdate: August 14, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay

 35 Huynh Tan Phat

Huynh Tan Phat
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 15, 1913
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vietnam
Died: September 30, 1989

 36 Rong Yiren

Rong Yiren
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: May 1, 1916
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wuxi, China
Died: October 26, 2005

Rong Yiren was a Chinese politician who played a major role in convincing western investors to invest in China. In 1978, he established the China International Trust and Investment Corp., which paved the way for initial Western investment in China. From 1993 to 1998, he served as the Vice President of the People's Republic of China.

 37 Edelmiro J. Farrell

Edelmiro J. Farrell
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 12, 1887
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Avellaneda, Argentina
Died: October 21, 1980

 38 Ulanhu

Ulanhu
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 23, 1906
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Inner Mongolia, China
Died: December 8, 1988

A popular Chinese politician, Ulanhu was the founding Chairman of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region from 1947 to 1966. He also served as the Vice-Premier from 1956 and 1966. Although Ulanhu was purged during the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, he was later reinstated and then served as the Vice President of the People's Republic of China between 1983 and 1988.

 39 Hernán Siles Zuazo

Hernán Siles Zuazo
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 21, 1914
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: La Paz, Bolivia
Died: August 6, 1996

 40 Henck Arron

Henck Arron
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Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: April 25, 1936
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paramaribo, Suriname
Died: December 4, 2000

 41 Iliana Iotova

Iliana Iotova
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Famous As: Vice President
Birthdate: October 24, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sofia, Bulgaria

 42 José Joaquín de Olmedo

José Joaquín de Olmedo
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Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: March 20, 1780
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Died: February 19, 1847

 43 Juan Bautista Sacasa

Juan Bautista Sacasa
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Famous As: Political figure
Birthdate: December 21, 1874
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: León, Nicaragua
Died: April 17, 1946

 44 Klára Dobrev

Klára Dobrev
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 2, 1972
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sofia, Bulgaria

 45 Mahmoud Fawzi

Mahmoud Fawzi
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 19, 1900
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: June 12, 1981

 46 Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos

Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos
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Famous As: Vice President
Birthdate: February 5, 1950
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Luanda

 47 Milagros Ortiz Bosch

Milagros Ortiz Bosch
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Famous As: Former Vice President of the Dominican Republic
Birthdate: August 26, 1936
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

 48 José Evaristo Uriburu

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Famous As: President
Birthdate: November 19, 1831
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Salta, Argentina
Died: October 23, 1914

 49 Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy

Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 24, 1919
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Died: March 5, 2004

 50 Luis Batlle Berres

Luis Batlle Berres
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Famous As: Political Figure
Birthdate: November 26, 1897
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay
Died: July 15, 1964
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