Ayas Mehmed Pasha

1483 - 1539

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Ayas Mehmed Pasha (1483–1539) was an Ottoman statesman and grand vizier of the Ottoman Empire from 1536 to 1539. He was an Albanian born in Delvinë (Sanjak of Avlona). His father was from the city of Shkodra, in the north of Albania, and his mother was from Vlorë, in the south of Albania. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ayas Mehmed Pasha has received more than 162,393 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Ayas Mehmed Pasha is the 2,709th most popular politician (down from 2,645th in 2019), the 16th most popular biography from Albania (down from 13th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Albanian Politician.

In 1839, Mehmed Pasha was appointed the Ottoman Grand Vizier. He was an Ottoman statesman and reformer, who is most famous for his reforms in the military and the economy.

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Over the past year Ayas Mehmed Pasha has had the most page views in the with 41,362 views, followed by English (20,371), and Russian (20,368). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Persian (231.30%), Hungarian (150.74%), and Slovenian (126.75%)


Among politicians, Ayas Mehmed Pasha ranks 2,709 out of 19,576Before him are Senedj, Safi of Persia, Maxim Litvinov, Joanna II of Naples, Henry III of Castile, and Dionysius II of Syracuse. After him are Mithridates I of Parthia, Mariano Rajoy, Candaules, Mohammed Nadir Shah, Aristagoras, and Petr Pavel.

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Among people born in 1483, Ayas Mehmed Pasha ranks 5Before him are Martin Luther, Raphael, Babur, and Francesco Guicciardini. After him are Francisco de Vitoria, Paolo Giovio, Ridolfo Ghirlandaio, Felice della Rovere, Gasparo Contarini, Jaime, Duke of Braganza, and Simon Bening. Among people deceased in 1539, Ayas Mehmed Pasha ranks 4Before him are Isabella of Portugal, Guru Nanak, and Isabella d'Este. After him are Ferdinand Columbus, George, Duke of Saxony, Anthony Maria Zaccaria, Ayşe Hatun, John III, Duke of Cleves, Pierre Gringore, Elizabeth Blount, and Ottaviano Petrucci.

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In Albania

Among people born in Albania, Ayas Mehmed Pasha ranks 16 out of 150Before him are Ramiz Alia (1924), Kara Ahmed Pasha (1450), Zog I of Albania (1895), Naim Frashëri (1846), Lütfi Pasha (1488), and Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani (1914). After him are Koca Sinan Pasha (1520), Edi Rama (1964), Köprülü Mehmed Pasha (1580), Ismail Qemali (1844), Mehmet Shehu (1913), and Sami Frashëri (1850).

Among POLITICIANS In Albania

Among politicians born in Albania, Ayas Mehmed Pasha ranks 13Before him are Charles III of Naples (1345), Prince Marko (1335), Ramiz Alia (1924), Kara Ahmed Pasha (1450), Zog I of Albania (1895), and Lütfi Pasha (1488). After him are Koca Sinan Pasha (1520), Edi Rama (1964), Köprülü Mehmed Pasha (1580), Ismail Qemali (1844), Mehmet Shehu (1913), and Alfred Moisiu (1929).