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Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi

1506 - 1543

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Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi (Somali: Axmed Ibraahim al-Qaasi or Ahmed Gurey2, Harari: አህመድ ኢብራሂም አል-ጋዚ, Arabic: أحمد بن إبراهيم الغازي‎ ; c. 1506 – 21 February 1543) was an imam and general of the Adal Sultanate who conquered the Ethiopian Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi has received more than 342,087 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi is the 4,871st most popular politician (up from 4,965th in 2019), the 4th most popular biography from Somalia and the 3rd most popular Somali Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi ranks 4,871 out of 15,710Before him are Charles II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Janez Drnovšek, Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine, Antoine Barnave, Edigu, and Choe Ryong-hae. After him are Princess Maria of Greece and Denmark, Emperor Buretsu, Rusa I, Publius Cornelius Dolabella, Liudolf, Duke of Saxony, and Isabel Neville, Duchess of Clarence.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1506, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi ranks 4Before him are Francis Xavier, Louis II of Hungary, and Hwang Jini. After him are Peter Faber, Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset, Luís of Portugal, Duke of Beja, and George Buchanan. Among people deceased in 1543, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi ranks 7Before him are Nicolaus Copernicus, Mary Boleyn, Şehzade Mehmed, Afonso I of Kongo, Al-Mutawakkil III, and Johann Eck. After him are George, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach, Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo, Melchior Hoffman, Francesco Granacci, and Sebastian Franck.

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In Somalia

Among people born in Somalia, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi ranks 4 out of 39Before him are Siad Barre (1919), Waris Dirie (1965), and Mohamed Farrah Aidid (1934). After him are Hassan Gouled Aptidon (1916), Iman (1955), Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (1934), Nur Hassan Hussein (1937), Aden Adde (1908), Ali Mahdi Muhammad (1939), Hassan Ali Khayre (1968), and Abdirashid Shermarke (1919).

Among POLITICIANS In Somalia

Among politicians born in Somalia, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi ranks 3Before him are Siad Barre (1919) and Mohamed Farrah Aidid (1934). After him are Hassan Gouled Aptidon (1916), Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (1934), 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).