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Abu Mansur Isma'il al-Zafir bi-Amr Allah, February 1133 – April 1154), was the twelfth Fatimid caliph, reigning in Egypt from 1149 to 1154, and the 23rd imam of the Hafizi Ismaili sect. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Al-Zafir has received more than 28,945 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Al-Zafir is the 9,242nd most popular politician (down from 8,504th in 2019), the 350th most popular biography from Egypt and the 169th most popular Egyptian Politician.

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Among politicians, Al-Zafir ranks 9,242 out of 15,710Before him are Erling Skakke, Musa of Parthia, Theodoros Pangalos, Juanita Castro, August Heissmeyer, and Luitpold, Margrave of Bavaria. After him are Princess Augusta Reuss of Köstritz, Rani Padmini, Sonni Ali, Helen of Bosnia, Adil Çarçani, and Jacques Lauriston.

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Among people born in 1133, Al-Zafir ranks 6Before him are Henry II of England, Sigurd II of Norway, Stephen IV of Hungary, Agnes of Courtenay, and Hōnen. After him is Saint Thorlak. Among people deceased in 1154, Al-Zafir ranks 10Before him are Adelaide of Maurienne, Iziaslav II of Kiev, Gilbert de la Porrée, William of Conches, Viacheslav I of Kiev, and Isaac Komnenos.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Al-Zafir ranks 350 out of 520Before him are Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu (1943), Neferkaure (-2150), Pope Demetrius I of Alexandria (200), Macarius of Alexandria (297), Haim Saban (1944), and Zein Al-Sharaf Talal (1916). After him are Syrianus (400), Al-Amir bi-Ahkam Allah (1096), Sameera Moussa (1917), Al-Musta'in (1390), Iset (-1350), and Ibn Taghribirdi (1410).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Al-Zafir ranks 169Before him are Al-Mu'azzam Isa (1176), Hazem El Beblawi (1936), Shawar (1100), Lajin (1300), Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu (1943), and Neferkaure (-2150). After him are Al-Amir bi-Ahkam Allah (1096), Al-Musta'in (1390), Iset (-1350), Beketaten (-1400), Sobekemsaf I (-1650), and Senebkay (-1700).