Ahmed Cevdet Pasha

1822 - 1895

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Ahmed Cevdet Pasha or Jevdet Pasha in English (22 March 1822 – 25 May 1895) was an Ottoman scholar, intellectual, bureaucrat, administrator, and historian who was a prominent figure in the Tanzimat reforms of the Ottoman Empire. He was the head of the Mecelle commission that codified Islamic law for the first time in response to the Westernization of law. He is often regarded as a pioneer in the codification of a civil law based on the European legal system. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ahmed Cevdet Pasha has received more than 75,133 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Ahmed Cevdet Pasha is the 10,454th most popular politician (down from 8,689th in 2019), the 121st most popular biography from Bulgaria (down from 97th in 2019) and the 62nd most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Ahmed Cevdet Pasha ranks 10,454 out of 15,577Before her are Cai E, Juan Álvarez, Doris Leuthard, Jesse Ventura, Michael Kors, and Alexandre-Théodore-Victor, comte de Lameth. After her are John Owen, Quintus Caecilius Metellus Nepos, Ivan Shuvalov, Ben-Hadad III, Orso I Participazio, and Vasil Radoslavov.

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Among people born in 1822, Ahmed Cevdet Pasha ranks 44Before her are Jacob Moleschott, Princess Augusta Reuss of Köstritz, Frederick Law Olmsted, Adolf Kussmaul, Jules Antoine Lissajous, and Princess Augusta of Cambridge. After her are Korla Awgust Kocor, Albrecht Ritschl, Carlo Alfredo Piatti, Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe, Jacques Antoine Charles Bresse, and Willem Roelofs. Among people deceased in 1895, Ahmed Cevdet Pasha ranks 49Before her are Lahiri Mahasaya, Eugen Langen, Princess Elisabeth Anna of Prussia, John Wesley Hardin, Camilla Collett, and Sophie Adlersparre. After her are Felix Hoppe-Seyler, Henri Ernest Baillon, Viktor Rydberg, Władysław Podkowiński, Woldemar, Prince of Lippe, and Daniel Kirkwood.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Ahmed Cevdet Pasha ranks 121 out of 372Before her are John Vitéz (1408), Anna-Maria Ravnopolska-Dean (1960), Emil Kostadinov (1967), Malamir of Bulgaria (810), Krasimir Balakov (1966), and Stamen Grigorov (1878). After her are Vasil Radoslavov (1854), Aleksandar Shalamanov (1941), Petar Stoyanov (1952), Rosen Plevneliev (1964), John XIV of Constantinople (1282), and Cniva (200).

Among POLITICIANS In Bulgaria

Among politicians born in Bulgaria, Ahmed Cevdet Pasha ranks 62Before her are Presian I of Bulgaria (820), Traicho Kostov (1897), Princess Nadezhda of Bulgaria (1899), Kormisosh (700), Mitso Asen of Bulgaria (1300), and Malamir of Bulgaria (810). After her are Vasil Radoslavov (1854), Petar Stoyanov (1952), Rosen Plevneliev (1964), Cniva (200), Teres I (-470), and Vineh of Bulgaria (740).