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Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi

1506 - 1543

Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi

Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi (Somali: Axmad Ibraahim al-Gaasi, Harari: አህመድ ኢብራሂም አል-ጋዚ, Arabic: أحمد بن إبراهيم الغازي‎ ; c. 1506 – 21 February 1543) was a Somali Imam and General of the Adal Sultanate who fought against the Abyssinian empire. With the help of an army overwhelmingly manned by ethnic Somalis, supplemented with the Afars, Hararis and a small number of Ottoman Arabs and Turks. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi has received more than 277,781 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,000th most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi ranks 4,969 out of 14,801Before him are Labashi-Marduk, Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, Armah, Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo, Sumu-la-El, and João I of Kongo. After him are Bikheris, Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa, 7th Dalai Lama, Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia, Francesco Crispi, and Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau.

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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, and George Buchanan. Among people deceased in 1543, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi ranks 6Before him are Nicolaus Copernicus, Mary Boleyn, Afonso I of Kongo, Johann Eck, and Al-Mutawakkil III. After him are George, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach, Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo, Melchior Hoffman, and Francesco Granacci.

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In Somalia

Among people born in Somalia, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi ranks 4 out of 30Before him are Waris Dirie (1965), Mohamed Farrah Aidid (1934), and Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (1934). After him are Hassan Gouled Aptidon (1916), Aden Adde (1908), Iman (1955), Ali Mahdi Muhammad (1939), Abdirashid Shermarke (1919), Mohammed Abdullah Hassan (1856), Hassan Sheikh Mohamud (1955), and Sharif Sheikh Ahmed (1964).

Among POLITICIANS In Somalia

Among politicians born in Somalia, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi ranks 3Before him are Mohamed Farrah Aidid (1934) and Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (1934). After him are Hassan Gouled Aptidon (1916), Aden Adde (1908), Ali Mahdi Muhammad (1939), Abdirashid Shermarke (1919), Hassan Sheikh Mohamud (1955), Sharif Sheikh Ahmed (1964), Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (1962), Nur Hassan Hussein (1937), and Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud (1936).

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