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Dodi Fayed

1955 - 1997

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Emad El-Din Mohamed Abdel Mena'em Fayed (; 15 April 1955 – 31 August 1997), commonly known as Dodi Fayed, was an Egyptian film producer and the eldest child of the businessman Mohamed Al-Fayed. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dodi Fayed has received more than 17,692,268 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Dodi Fayed is the 22nd most popular celebrity (up from 27th in 2019), the 152nd most popular biography from Egypt (up from 162nd in 2019) and the most popular Egyptian Celebrity.

Dodi Fayed was the son of Egyptian billionaire Mohamed Al-Fayed. Dodi was an international playboy and was most famous for his romance with Diana, Princess of Wales.

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  • 18M

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  • 62.60

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among celebrities, Dodi Fayed ranks 22 out of 181Before him are Mary Anning, Monica Lewinsky, Philippe Petit, Anna Anderson, Rosalia Lombardo, and Margaret Brown. After him are Sarah Knauss, Marie Duplessis, Peggy Guggenheim, Mehran Karimi Nasseri, Don King, and Rodney King.

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Among people born in 1955, Dodi Fayed ranks 30Before him are Akira Toriyama, Chow Yun-fat, Liu Xiaobo, Marcelo Bielsa, Kris Jenner, and Billy Bob Thornton. After him are Whoopi Goldberg, Björn Andrésen, Mark David Chapman, Roland Emmerich, Gary Sinise, and Mariano Rajoy. Among people deceased in 1997, Dodi Fayed ranks 38Before him are Edward Mills Purcell, Clyde Tombaugh, Otto Ernst Remer, Helenio Herrera, Zoltán Czibor, and Shoichi Yokoi. After him are John Eccles, Alfred Hershey, Nikolai Tikhonov, Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland, John Kendrew, and John Denver.

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Among people born in Egypt, Dodi Fayed ranks 152 out of 582Before him are Ptolemy Keraunos (-318), Ptolemy XI Alexander II (-100), Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria (1923), Faten Hamama (1931), Nonnus (500), and Smendes (-1200). After him are Adly Mansour (1945), Apries (-650), Arsinoe IV of Egypt (-68), Mohamed Al-Fayed (1929), Theophylact Simocatta (580), and Pope Dionysius of Alexandria (190).


Among celebrities born in Egypt, Dodi Fayed ranks 1