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Muhammad bin Ismail Nashtakin ad-Darazi (Arabic: محمد بن اسماعيل نشتاكين الدرازي) was an 11th-century Ismaili preacher and early leader of the Druze faith who was labeled a heretic in 1016 and subsequently executed in 1018 by the Fatimid Caliph Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ad-Darazi has received more than 103,155 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Ad-Darazi is the 1,538th most popular religious figure (down from 1,297th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Uzbekistan (down from 22nd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Ad-Darazi ranks 1,538 out of 2,238Before him are Nathan Homer Knorr, Santos Abril y Castelló, Seyyed Hossein Borujerdi, Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, Patriarch Pimen I of Moscow, and Atri. After him are Francisco de Borja, Scipione Rebiba, Willehad, Audrys Bačkis, Saint Faith, and Aga Khan II.

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Among people born in 1000, Ad-Darazi ranks 42Before him are Adalbert of Hamburg, Rainulf Drengot, Lambert I, Count of Louvain, Sigfrid of Sweden, Conan I of Rennes, and Geoffrey I, Count of Anjou. After him are Ermengol I, Count of Urgell, Suryavarman I, Rajendra Chola I, Tribuno Memmo, Rabia Balkhi, and Melus of Bari. Among people deceased in 1018, Ad-Darazi ranks 8Before him are Thietmar of Merseburg, Ivan Vladislav of Bulgaria, Antipope Gregory VI, Abd al-Rahman IV, Henry I, Margrave of Austria, and Ali ibn Hammud al-Nasir. After him is William II, Count of Provence.

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In Uzbekistan

Among people born in Uzbekistan, Ad-Darazi ranks 31 out of 145Before him are Mirza Muhammad Haidar Dughlat (1499), Vladimir Dzhanibekov (1942), Goharshad Begum (1400), Hamza Hakimzade Niyazi (1889), Fayzulla Khodzhayev (1896), and Sharof Rashidov (1917). After him are Alina Kabaeva (1983), Mirkhvand (1433), Genrich Altshuller (1926), Abdulla Aripov (1962), Sergey Lebedev (1948), and Abdurauf Fitrat (1885).


Among religious figures born in Uzbekistan, Ad-Darazi ranks 5Before him are Muhammad al-Bukhari (810), Al-Tirmidhi (824), Abu Mansur al-Maturidi (893), and Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari (1327).