POLITICIAN

Abdirashid Shermarke

1919 - 1969

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Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke (Somali: Cabdirashiid Cali Sharmaarke, Arabic: عبد الرشيد علي شارماركي‎) (June 8, 1919 – October 15, 1969), also known as Abdirashid Shermarke, was Prime Minister of Somali Republic from July 12, 1960, to June 14, 1964, and President of Somali Republic from July 6, 1967, until his assassination on October 15, 1969. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abdirashid Shermarke has received more than 51,224 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Abdirashid Shermarke is the 10,430th most popular politician (down from 8,468th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Somalia (down from 9th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Somali Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Abdirashid Shermarke ranks 10,430 out of 15,710Before him are Xin Zhui, Augustus, Count Palatine of Sulzbach, Wilhelm Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein, Jayavarman VIII, Jonathan Motzfeldt, and John Curtin. After him are Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone, Khuang Aphaiwong, Walid Muallem, Maria, wife of Constantine V, Ebbe Schwartz, and Saif al-Islam Gaddafi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1919, Abdirashid Shermarke ranks 155Before him are Dan O'Herlihy, James H. Wilkinson, Wilson Greatbatch, Briek Schotte, Doris Miller, and Albert Batteux. After him are Jüri Järvet, Gert Fredriksson, Henri Vidal, Anita O'Day, Mohammed Karim Lamrani, and Arthur Cronquist. Among people deceased in 1969, Abdirashid Shermarke ranks 119Before him are Josef Beran, Gabriel Chevallier, Giovanni Martinelli, Karl Freund, Lajos Czeizler, and Marek Hłasko. After him are Ben Shahn, Madhubala, Mutesa II of Buganda, Juan Modesto, Jalal Al-e-Ahmad, and Ture Nerman.

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In Somalia

Among people born in Somalia, Abdirashid Shermarke ranks 12 out of 39Before him are Iman (1955), Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (1934), Nur Hassan Hussein (1937), Aden Adde (1908), Ali Mahdi Muhammad (1939), and Hassan Ali Khayre (1968). After him are Mohammed Abdullah Hassan (1856), Hassan Sheikh Mohamud (1955), Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (1962), Nuruddin Farah (1945), Ayaan Hirsi Ali (1969), and Sharif Sheikh Ahmed (1964).

Among POLITICIANS In Somalia

Among politicians born in Somalia, Abdirashid Shermarke ranks 10Before him are Hassan Gouled Aptidon (1916), Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (1934), Nur Hassan Hussein (1937), Aden Adde (1908), Ali Mahdi Muhammad (1939), and Hassan Ali Khayre (1968). After him are Hassan Sheikh Mohamud (1955), Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (1962), Sharif Sheikh Ahmed (1964), Muse Bihi Abdi (1948), Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud (1936), and Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal (1928).