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Aslan Maskhadov

1951 - 2005

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Aslan (Khalid) Aliyevich Maskhadov (Russian: Асла́н (Хали́д) Али́евич Масха́дов; Chechen: Масхадан Али-воӀ Аслан (Халид), romanized: Masxadan Ali-voj Aslan (Xalid); 21 September 1951 – 8 March 2005) was a Soviet and Chechen politician and military commander who served as the third president of the unrecognized Chechen Republic of Ichkeria. He was credited by many with the Chechen victory in the First Chechen War, which allowed for the establishment of the de facto independent Chechen Republic of Ichkeria. Maskhadov was elected President of Chechnya in January 1997. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aslan Maskhadov has received more than 795,527 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia. Aslan Maskhadov is the 1,771st most popular politician (up from 2,957th in 2019), the 9th most popular biography from Kazakhstan and the 7th most popular Kazakhstani Politician.

Aslan Maskhadov was the first president of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria, a breakaway region of Russia. He was elected president in 1997, and remained in office until his death in 2005.

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Among politicians, Aslan Maskhadov ranks 1,771 out of 15,577Before him are Chilperic II, Alaeddin Pasha, Bao Zheng, Kim Jong-un, Al-Musta'sim, and Hyojong of Joseon. After him are Ferdinand III, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Albert I, Prince of Monaco, Victor Amadeus II of Sardinia, Charles Emmanuel I, Duke of Savoy, Urraca of León, and Bảo Đại.

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Among people born in 1951, Aslan Maskhadov ranks 18Before him are Mohamed Morsi, Ayman al-Zawahiri, Bonnie Tyler, Romina Power, Anatoly Karpov, and Akhmad Kadyrov. After him are Michael Keaton, Claudio Ranieri, Tommy Hilfiger, Juan Manuel Santos, Mark Hamill, and Jane Seymour. Among people deceased in 2005, Aslan Maskhadov ranks 16Before him are Simon Wiesenthal, Arthur Miller, Rinus Michels, Pat Morita, Zhao Ziyang, and Saul Bellow. After him are Omar Sívori, Rafic Hariri, Kenzō Tange, Zdzisław Beksiński, Hans Bethe, and Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium.

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In Kazakhstan

Among people born in Kazakhstan, Aslan Maskhadov ranks 9 out of 154Before him are Baibars (1223), Kassym-Jomart Tokayev (1953), Ahmad Yasawi (1103), Seljuk (902), Lavr Kornilov (1870), and Akhmad Kadyrov (1951). After him are Abai Qunanbaiuly (1845), Vladimir Zhirinovsky (1946), Shoqan Walikhanov (1835), Ablai Khan (1711), Dinmukhamed Kunaev (1912), and Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev (1952).

Among POLITICIANS In Kazakhstan

Among politicians born in Kazakhstan, Aslan Maskhadov ranks 7Before him are Tomyris (-600), Nursultan Nazarbayev (1940), Baibars (1223), Kassym-Jomart Tokayev (1953), Seljuk (902), and Akhmad Kadyrov (1951). After him are Vladimir Zhirinovsky (1946), Ablai Khan (1711), Dinmukhamed Kunaev (1912), Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev (1952), Muhammad Shaybani (1451), and Akhmet Baitursynov (1872).