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Ahmad bin Yahya

1891 - 1962

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Ahmad bin Yahya Hamidaddin (Arabic: أحمد بن يحيى حميد الدين‎; June 18, 1891 – September 19, 1962) was the penultimate king of the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen, who reigned from 1948 to 1962. His full name and title was H.M. al-Nasir-li-Dinullah Ahmad bin al-Mutawakkil 'Alallah Yahya, Imam and Commander of the Faithful, and King of the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of the Yemen. Ahmad's ruthless, arbitrary and inconsistent rule made him the subject of a coup attempt, frequent assassination attempts and eventually lead to the downfall of the kingdom shortly after his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ahmad bin Yahya has received more than 130,008 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Ahmad bin Yahya is the 9,929th most popular politician (down from 9,572nd in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Yemen and the 7th most popular Yemeni Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Ahmad bin Yahya ranks 9,929 out of 15,710Before him are Flavia Titiana, Sneferka, Franz Schalk, Ramon Magsaysay, Giuseppe Motta, and Mesilim. After him are Merhotepre Sobekhotep, Ali Asadov, Giru of Baekje, Jaan Poska, Antonio Guzmán Blanco, and Nikolaos Andriakopoulos.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1891, Ahmad bin Yahya ranks 121Before him are Julius Leber, Zdeněk Fierlinger, Richard Tauber, Emiliano Mercado del Toro, Adolf Busch, and Fréhel. After him are Princess Alexandra, 2nd Duchess of Fife, Victoria Kent, Edmund Goulding, Julio Baghy, Erich Marcks, and Béla Imrédy. Among people deceased in 1962, Ahmad bin Yahya ranks 94Before him are Diego Martínez Barrio, Gary Hocking, Franz Kline, Sükhbaataryn Yanjmaa, Pedro Pablo Ramírez, and Edmond Privat. After him are Arthur Oncken Lovejoy, Abdullah Goran, Max Vasmer, Hermann Muhs, Ernst Grünfeld, and Franz Kaiser.

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In Yemen

Among people born in Yemen, Ahmad bin Yahya ranks 11 out of 18Before him are Miqdad ibn Aswad (589), Yahya Muhammad Hamid ed-Din (1869), Muhammad al-Badr (1926), Mukesh Ambani (1957), Shoshana Damari (1923), and Abu Muhammad al-Hasan al-Hamdani (893). After him are Tawakkol Karman (1979), Mohammed Basindawa (1935), Eddie Izzard (1962), Ali Muhammad Mujawar (1953), Abdul Qadir Bajamal (1946), and Nujood Ali (1998).

Among POLITICIANS In Yemen

Among politicians born in Yemen, Ahmad bin Yahya ranks 7Before him are Ali Abdullah Saleh (1947), Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi (1945), Abu Musa al-Ash'ari (600), Miqdad ibn Aswad (589), Yahya Muhammad Hamid ed-Din (1869), and Muhammad al-Badr (1926). After him are Mohammed Basindawa (1935), Ali Muhammad Mujawar (1953), Abdul Qadir Bajamal (1946), and Keith Vaz (1956).