Abolhassan Banisadr

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Sayyid Abolhassan Banisadr (pronunciation ; Persian: سید ابوالحسن بنی‌صدر‎; born 22 March 1933) is an Iranian politician. He was the first president of Iran after the 1979 Iranian Revolution abolished the monarchy, serving from 4 February 1980 until he was impeached by parliament on 20 June 1981. Prior to his presidency, he was the minister of foreign affairs in the interim government. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abolhassan Banisadr has received more than 442,329 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Abolhassan Banisadr is the 2,323rd most popular politician (down from 2,007th in 2019), the 85th most popular biography from Iran (down from 74th in 2019) and the 47th most popular Iranian Politician.

Abolhassan Banisadr was the first president of Iran. He was overthrown in the 1979 Iranian Revolution.

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Among politicians, Abolhassan Banisadr ranks 2,323 out of 15,710Before him are Pharnaces II of Pontus, George of Poděbrady, Peter, King of Hungary, Al-Amin, Catherine of Navarre, and Ptolemy Keraunos. After him are Emperor Dezong of Tang, Eleanor of Portugal, Holy Roman Empress, Khaba, Volusianus, Mus‘ab ibn 'Umair, and Cecily Neville, Duchess of York.

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Among people born in 1933, Abolhassan Banisadr ranks 41Before him are Wilbur Smith, Jerzy Grotowski, Jayne Mansfield, Gian Maria Volonté, Philip Zimbardo, and Stanley Milgram. After him are Manu Dibango, Steven Weinberg, Ali Shariati, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, Joan Collins, and Quincy Jones.

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Among people born in Iran, Abolhassan Banisadr ranks 85 out of 463Before him are Mazdak (450), Masoud Barzani (1946), Ismail II (1533), Atossa (-550), Mordecai (null), and Mohammad Khodabanda (1531). After him are Al-Hadi (764), Mohammad Ali Shah Qajar (1872), Mohammad Khatami (1943), Ali Shariati (1933), Shahab al-Din Yahya ibn Habash Suhrawardi (1155), and Bahram V (406).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Abolhassan Banisadr ranks 47Before him are Ahmad Shah Qajar (1898), Öljaitü (1280), Masoud Barzani (1946), Ismail II (1533), Atossa (-550), and Mohammad Khodabanda (1531). After him are Al-Hadi (764), Mohammad Ali Shah Qajar (1872), Mohammad Khatami (1943), Bahram V (406), Mithridates I of Parthia (-195), and Abu Sa'id Bahadur Khan (1305).