Ahmed Wali Karzai

1961 - 2011

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Ahmed Wali Karzai (Pashto: احمد ولي کرزی‎, Aḥmad Walī Karzay, 1961 – 12 July 2011) was a politician in Afghanistan who served as Chairman of the Kandahar Provincial Council from 2005 until his death. He was the younger paternal half-brother of former Afghan President Hamid Karzai and an elder of the Popalzai tribe. Wali Karzai formerly lived in the United States, where he managed a restaurant owned by his family. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ahmed Wali Karzai has received more than 108,254 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Ahmed Wali Karzai is the 539th most popular businessperson (down from 464th in 2019), the 95th most popular biography from Afghanistan (down from 81st in 2019) and the most popular Afghan Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Ahmed Wali Karzai ranks 539 out of 604Before her are Jérôme Kerviel, Tom Wolf, Herb Kohl, George Newnes, Katherine Maher, and Reggie Fils-Aimé. After her are N. R. Narayana Murthy, Ray Ozzie, Terje Hauge, Tory Burch, Cindy McCain, and Biz Stone.

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Among people born in 1961, Ahmed Wali Karzai ranks 477Before her are Tetsuya Totsuka, William Hague, Dirk De Wolf, Jane Leeves, Philippe Vande Walle, and Reggie Fils-Aimé. After her are Howard Gordon, Wolfram Wuttke, Christopher Ferguson, Peter Beardsley, D. B. Sweeney, and Maxi Priest. Among people deceased in 2011, Ahmed Wali Karzai ranks 385Before her are Khamis Gaddafi, Peggy Rea, Carl Robie, Pauline Betz, Margaret Whiting, and Jim Rathmann. After her are Margo Dydek, Salvatore Licitra, John M. Lounge, Neil Young, Sexy Cora, and Jack Layton.

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In Afghanistan

Among people born in Afghanistan, Ahmed Wali Karzai ranks 95 out of 108Before her are Hibatullah Akhundzada (1961), Sima Samar (1957), Minhaj-i-Siraj (1193), Meena Keshwar Kamal (1956), Abd-al-Razzāq Samarqandī (1413), and Abdul Rahman (1965). After her are Abdul Ghani Baradar (1968), Zablon Simintov (1960), Dadullah (1966), Malalai Joya (1978), Rohullah Nikpai (1987), and Nadia Nadim (1988).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In Afghanistan

Among businesspeople born in Afghanistan, Ahmed Wali Karzai ranks 1After her are Zablon Simintov (1960).