Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud

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Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud (Arabic: بندر بن سلطان بن عبد العزيز آل سعود; born 2 March 1949) is a retired Saudi Arabian diplomat, military officer, and government official who served as Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States from 1983 to 2005. He is a member of the House of Saud. From 2005 to 2015 he served as secretary general of the National Security Council, and was director general of the Saudi Intelligence Agency from 2012 to 2014. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud has received more than 593,350 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud is the 8,653rd most popular politician (up from 10,166th in 2019), the 189th most popular biography from Saudi Arabia (down from 152nd in 2019) and the 63rd most popular Saudi Arabian Politician.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud has had the most page views in the with 195,878 views, followed by English (101,436), and Persian (10,978). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Urdu (322.05%), Southern Azerbaijani (108.61%), and Egyptian Arabic (51.81%)


Among politicians, Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud ranks 8,653 out of 19,576Before him are Nikolaos Plastiras, Andrés de Santa Cruz, Alfredo Oscar Saint Jean, Bolesław II the Horned, Mariano Arista, and Louis Lachenal. After him are John, Constable of Portugal, Xavier Bettel, Sayf al-Dawla, Lulach, John II, Duke of Brittany, and Gaius Caecilius Metellus Caprarius.

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Among people born in 1949, Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud ranks 176Before him are Trương Tấn Sang, Bernard Farcy, Lindsay Wagner, Paul Rodgers, Irina Rodnina, and Zoë Wanamaker. After him are Rawhi Fattouh, Shera Danese, Rasim Delić, Ronnie Hellström, Robert Palmer, and David Foster.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud ranks 189 out of 354Before him are Abu Dujana (null), Adi ibn Hatim (550), Saeed Al-Owairan (1967), Nusaybah bint Ka'ab (null), Muhammad bin Nayef (1959), and Umayya ibn Khalaf (null). After him are Shaykh Ahmad (1753), Abdul-Rahman ibn Abi Bakr (null), Fadl ibn Abbas (614), Mohammad bin Salman (1985), Muhammad ibn Maslamah (589), and Nafiʽ al-Madani (689).

Among POLITICIANS In Saudi Arabia

Among politicians born in Saudi Arabia, Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud ranks 63Before him are Suhayl ibn Amr (556), Ahmed Zaki Yamani (1930), Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais (1960), Abdulaziz bin Muhammad Al Saud (1721), Talal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (1931), and Muhammad bin Nayef (1959). After him are Mohammad bin Salman (1985), Saad Hariri (1970), Al-Hurr ibn Abd al-Rahman al-Thaqafi (700), Jotapianus (200), Ali Al-Naimi (1935), and Adel al-Jubeir (1962).