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Ali Mahdi Muhammad

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Ali Mahdi Muhammad (Somali: Cali Mahdi Maxamed, Arabic: علي مهدي محمد‎) (1 January 1939 – 10 March 2021) was a Somali entrepreneur and politician. He served as President of Somalia from 26 January 1991 to 3 January 1997. The Cairo Agreement in December 1997 designated Ali Mahdi as president once again, a position he held until being succeeded by Abdiqasim Salad in the year 2000.Muhammad rose to power after a coalition of armed opposition groups, including his own United Somali Congress, deposed longtime President Siad Barre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ali Mahdi Muhammad has received more than 172,240 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Ali Mahdi Muhammad is the 9,393rd most popular politician (down from 8,227th in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Somalia (down from 8th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Somali Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Ali Mahdi Muhammad ranks 9,393 out of 15,710Before him are Sadako Ogata, Noman Çelebicihan, Nagasena, Louis VIII, Duke of Bavaria, Li Lisan, and Roméo Dallaire. After him are Firmus, Eurysthenes, Magnus Erlendsson, Earl of Orkney, Joseph Jenkins Roberts, Vitaly Vorotnikov, and Jason of Pherae.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1939, Ali Mahdi Muhammad ranks 200Before him are Jalaluddin Haqqani, Panajot Pano, Brenda Vaccaro, Joseph D. Pistone, Jacques Vallée, and Dean Corll. After him are Vladimir Menshov, Néstor Combin, Nông Đức Mạnh, Viorica Viscopoleanu, Angelo Sormani, and Brian Mulroney.

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In Somalia

Among people born in Somalia, Ali Mahdi Muhammad ranks 10 out of 39Before him are Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi (1506), Hassan Gouled Aptidon (1916), Iman (1955), Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (1934), Nur Hassan Hussein (1937), and Aden Adde (1908). After him are Hassan Ali Khayre (1968), Abdirashid Shermarke (1919), Mohammed Abdullah Hassan (1856), Hassan Sheikh Mohamud (1955), Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (1962), and Nuruddin Farah (1945).

Among POLITICIANS In Somalia

Among politicians born in Somalia, Ali Mahdi Muhammad ranks 8Before him are Mohamed Farrah Aidid (1934), Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi (1506), Hassan Gouled Aptidon (1916), Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (1934), Nur Hassan Hussein (1937), and Aden Adde (1908). After him are Hassan Ali Khayre (1968), Abdirashid Shermarke (1919), Hassan Sheikh Mohamud (1955), Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (1962), Sharif Sheikh Ahmed (1964), and Muse Bihi Abdi (1948).