Chokri Belaid

1964 - 2013

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Chokri Belaïd (Arabic: شكري بلعيد, romanized: Shukrī Bil‘īd; 26 November 1964 – 6 February 2013), also transliterated as Shokri Belaïd, was a Tunisian politician and lawyer who was an opposition leader with the left-secular Democratic Patriots' Movement. Belaïd was a vocal critic of the Ben Ali regime prior to the 2011 Tunisian revolution and of the then Islamist-led Tunisian government. On 6 February 2013, he was fatally shot outside his house in El Menzah, close to the Tunisian capital, Tunis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chokri Belaid has received more than 71,842 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Chokri Belaid is the 13,956th most popular politician (down from 12,770th in 2019), the 92nd most popular biography from Tunisia (down from 70th in 2019) and the 46th most popular Tunisian Politician.

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Among politicians, Chokri Belaid ranks 13,956 out of 15,710Before him are Bailey Olter, Yukio Edano, Arthur Fadden, Sylvestre Ntibantunganya, George Barnes, and William Bradford. After him are Gene Okerlund, Samuel Plimsoll, Jerzy Szmajdziński, George Galloway, Jay Inslee, and Moshe Kahlon.

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Among people born in 1964, Chokri Belaid ranks 367Before him are Salizhan Sharipov, María Fernanda Espinosa, Richard Brake, Uwe Ampler, Phil Hellmuth, and Yukio Edano. After him are Gina McKee, Peyton Reed, Andrea Chiesa, Yuriy Lutsenko, Michael Gross, and Stephen Dunham. Among people deceased in 2013, Chokri Belaid ranks 372Before him are Don Meineke, Stanislav Stepashkin, Henry Taylor, Viktor Zinger, Bryan Forbes, and Costică Ștefănescu. After him are John Kerr, Derek Kevan, Dale Robertson, Harold Camping, Gene Mako, and Robin Sachs.

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In Tunisia

Among people born in Tunisia, Chokri Belaid ranks 92 out of 163Before him are Nabil Maâloul (1962), Silvan Shalom (1958), Mohamed Bouazizi (1984), Mohamed Brahmi (1955), Elsa Cayat (1960), and Amina Annabi (1962). After him are Ali Boumnijel (1966), Claude Bartolone (1951), Youssef Rzouga (1957), Mehdi Jomaa (1962), Youssef Chahed (1975), and Dhafer Youssef (1967).

Among POLITICIANS In Tunisia

Among politicians born in Tunisia, Chokri Belaid ranks 46Before him are Elyes Fakhfakh (1972), Philippe Séguin (1943), Hédi Annabi (1943), Ali Laarayedh (1955), Silvan Shalom (1958), and Mohamed Brahmi (1955). After him are Claude Bartolone (1951) and Youssef Chahed (1975).