Akhmad Kadyrov

1951 - 2004

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Akhmad-Khadzhi Abdulkhamidovich Kadyrov (Russian: Ахмат-Хаджи Абдулхамидович Кадыров; Chechen: Къадири lабдулхьамидан кlант Ахьмад-Хьажи; 23 August 1951 – 9 May 2004), also spelled Akhmat, was the Chief Mufti of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria in the 1990s during and after the First Chechen War. At the outbreak of the Second Chechen War he switched sides, offering his service to the Russian government, and later became the President of the Chechen Republic from 5 October 2003, acting as head of administration since July 2000. On 9 May 2004, he was assassinated by Chechen Islamists in Grozny, using a bomb blast during a World War II memorial victory parade. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Akhmad Kadyrov has received more than 822,689 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Akhmad Kadyrov is the 3,282nd most popular politician (up from 4,255th in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Kazakhstan (up from 24th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Kazakhstani Politician.

Akhmad Kadyrov was a Chechen politician and leader. He was the president of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria, a breakaway region of the Russian Federation. He was assassinated in 2004.

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Among politicians, Akhmad Kadyrov ranks 3,282 out of 15,710Before him are Cylon of Athens, Herennius Etruscus, Hyeonjong of Goryeo, Thessalonike of Macedon, Abu Musa al-Ash'ari, and Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia. After him are Carlos Salinas de Gortari, Prince Augustus William of Prussia, Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal, Charles Theodore, Elector of Bavaria, Wenzel Anton, Prince of Kaunitz-Rietberg, and Al-Muntasir.

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Among people born in 1951, Akhmad Kadyrov ranks 29Before him are Gordon Brown, Juan Manuel Santos, Aslan Maskhadov, Kenny Dalglish, Kathryn Bigelow, and Anjelica Huston. After him are Jane Seymour, David Coverdale, Bob Geldof, Traian Băsescu, Chesley Sullenberger, and Chris Rea. Among people deceased in 2004, Akhmad Kadyrov ranks 32Before him are Renata Tebaldi, Ingrid Thulin, Jerry Goldsmith, Sune Bergström, Nicolai Ghiaurov, and Godfrey Hounsfield. After him are Laura Branigan, Saizo Saito, Robert Merle, Arthur Hailey, Norberto Bobbio, and Fanny Blankers-Koen.

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In Kazakhstan

Among people born in Kazakhstan, Akhmad Kadyrov ranks 11 out of 116Before him are Lavr Kornilov (1870), Seljuk (902), Muhammad Shaybani (1451), Kassym-Jomart Tokayev (1953), Aslan Maskhadov (1951), and Vladimir Zhirinovsky (1946). After him are Shoqan Walikhanov (1835), Ablai Khan (1711), Aliya Moldagulova (1925), Ybyrai Altynsarin (1841), Kurmangazy Sagyrbaev (1823), and Dinmukhamed Kunaev (1912).

Among POLITICIANS In Kazakhstan

Among politicians born in Kazakhstan, Akhmad Kadyrov ranks 8Before him are Nursultan Nazarbayev (1940), Seljuk (902), Muhammad Shaybani (1451), Kassym-Jomart Tokayev (1953), Aslan Maskhadov (1951), and Vladimir Zhirinovsky (1946). After him are Ablai Khan (1711), Dinmukhamed Kunaev (1912), Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev (1952), Jambyl Jabayev (1846), Abul Khair Khan (1693), and Mustafa Shokay (1890).