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Ali Pasha of Ioannina

1750 - 1822

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Ali Pasha of Ioannina (1740 – 24 January 1822), was an Albanian ruler who served as pasha of a large part of western Rumelia, the Ottoman Empire's European territories, which was referred to as the Pashalik of Yanina. His court was in Ioannina, and the territory he governed incorporated central and southern Albania, most of Epirus and the western parts of Thessaly and Greek Macedonia. Ali had three sons: Muhtar Pasha, who served in the 1809 war against the Russians, Veli Pasha, who became Pasha of the Morea Eyalet and Salih Pasha, governor of Vlorë.Ali first appears in historical accounts as the leader of a band of brigands who became involved in many confrontations with Ottoman state officials in Albania and Epirus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ali Pasha of Ioannina has received more than 460,604 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia. Ali Pasha of Ioannina is the 940th most popular politician (down from 843rd in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Albania and the 5th most popular Albanian Politician.

Ali Pasha of Ioannina was a powerful ruler of the Ottoman province of Ioannina. He was most famous for his battles with the Greek rebels, who were trying to gain independence from the Ottoman Empire.

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Among politicians, Ali Pasha of Ioannina ranks 940 out of 15,577Before him are Benjamin Disraeli, Kurt Waldheim, Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden, Park Geun-hye, Ptolemy IV Philopator, and Balbinus. After him are Alberto Fujimori, Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria, Vasili III of Russia, Princess Ludovika of Bavaria, Halime Sultan, and Lysimachus.

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Among people born in 1750, Ali Pasha of Ioannina ranks 3Before him are Antonio Salieri and Letizia Ramolino. After him are Tipu Sultan, Frederick Augustus I of Saxony, Caroline Herschel, Francis, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Archduchess Maria Johanna Gabriela of Austria, Francisco de Miranda, Heshen, Maria Beatrice d'Este, Duchess of Massa, and Murad Bey. Among people deceased in 1822, Ali Pasha of Ioannina ranks 5Before him are E. T. A. Hoffmann, William Herschel, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and Antonio Canova. After him are Claude Louis Berthollet, Albert Casimir, Duke of Teschen, Armand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu, Giovanni Battista Venturi, Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre, Valentin Haüy, and Paolo Ruffini.

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In Albania

Among people born in Albania, Ali Pasha of Ioannina ranks 5 out of 111Before him are Skanderbeg (1405), Enver Hoxha (1908), Safiye Sultan (1550), and Anastasius I Dicorus (430). After him are Zog I of Albania (1895), Kara Ahmed Pasha (1450), Ramiz Alia (1924), Ismail Kadare (1936), Lütfi Pasha (1488), Sali Berisha (1944), and Koca Sinan Pasha (1520).

Among POLITICIANS In Albania

Among politicians born in Albania, Ali Pasha of Ioannina ranks 5Before him are Skanderbeg (1405), Enver Hoxha (1908), Safiye Sultan (1550), and Anastasius I Dicorus (430). After him are Zog I of Albania (1895), Kara Ahmed Pasha (1450), Ramiz Alia (1924), Lütfi Pasha (1488), Sali Berisha (1944), Koca Sinan Pasha (1520), and Ayas Mehmed Pasha (1483).