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Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed

1934 - 2012

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Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (Somali: Cabdullaahi Yuusuf Axmed, Arabic: عبدالله يوسف أحمد‎‎; 15 December 1934 – 23 March 2012) was a Somali politician and former Colonel in the Somali National Army. He was one of the founders of the Somali Salvation Democratic Front, as well as the Puntland State of Somalia, where he served as the autonomous region's first President. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed has received more than 224,794 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia. Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed is the 7,191st most popular politician (down from 4,684th in 2019), the 7th most popular biography from Somalia (down from 3rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Somali Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed ranks 7,191 out of 15,710Before him are Nicolás de Ovando, Zhang Xun, Adalbert, Margrave of Austria, Abdel Aziz al-Rantisi, Vladimir Nazor, and Sancho of Majorca. After him are Chaim Rumkowski, Nizamuddin Auliya, Thomas Boni Yayi, Nur Hassan Hussein, Bertie Ahern, and Hamani Diori.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1934, Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed ranks 128Before him are Yasutaka Tsutsui, Umberto Agnelli, George Chakiris, Joan Didion, Ken Rosewall, and Raina Kabaivanska. After him are Kate Millett, Eileen Atkins, Jacques Loussier, Lucien Muller, Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas, and Garry Marshall. Among people deceased in 2012, Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed ranks 108Before him are Lefter Küçükandonyadis, Daniel Inouye, Nora Ephron, Russell Means, Maurice Sendak, and Miljan Miljanić. After him are Edoardo Mangiarotti, Ann Rutherford, Thomas Szasz, Kaneto Shindo, Alexander Arutiunian, and Ferdinand Alexander Porsche.

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In Somalia

Among people born in Somalia, Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed ranks 7 out of 39Before him are Siad Barre (1919), Waris Dirie (1965), Mohamed Farrah Aidid (1934), Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi (1506), Hassan Gouled Aptidon (1916), and Iman (1955). After him are Nur Hassan Hussein (1937), Aden Adde (1908), Ali Mahdi Muhammad (1939), Hassan Ali Khayre (1968), Abdirashid Shermarke (1919), and Mohammed Abdullah Hassan (1856).

Among POLITICIANS In Somalia

Among politicians born in Somalia, Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed ranks 5Before him are Siad Barre (1919), Mohamed Farrah Aidid (1934), Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi (1506), and Hassan Gouled Aptidon (1916). After him are Nur Hassan Hussein (1937), Aden Adde (1908), Ali Mahdi Muhammad (1939), Hassan Ali Khayre (1968), Abdirashid Shermarke (1919), Hassan Sheikh Mohamud (1955), and Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (1962).