World Who's Who Routledge - Taylor and Francis Group



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World Who's Who

The comprehensive, newly-expanded World Who's Who brings together current and hard-to-find biographical information on about 70,000 of the most gifted, famous and influential men and women in all fields.

Using a full range of sophisticated search and browse functions in World Who's Who, researchers can quickly find the current career, contact and other biographical details that they need on their most eminent contemporaries. Archived information for those entrants who have died since 2000 is also to be found. Heads of state, key ministers, politicians, diplomats and religious leaders, the famous and successful in business, finance, technology, film, music, literature, fashion, sport and a host of other professions have been carefully selected by the Europa Biographical Reference team of editors. World Who's Who is regularly updated.

If you are an entrant in the World Who's Who and wish to update your entry, please contact the Europa Biographical Reference editorial team at [email protected] for assistance. Those wishing to propose new candidates or to submit biographies may also do so at [email protected].

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  • THONGLOUN, Sisoulith
    Laotian politician, elected General Secretary of Lao People's Revolutionary Party. 15 January 2021
  • HAYSOM, Nicholas
    South African lawyer and former UN official, appointed UN Special Representative for South Sudan. 15 January 2021
  • MANIKU, Mohamed Hussain
    Maldivian government official and diplomatist, appointed CEO, Capital Market Development Authority. 14 January 2021