Dokka Umarov

1964 - 2013

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Doku Khamatovich Umarov (Chechen: Ӏумар Хьамади кӀант Докка, romanized: 'Umar Ẋamadi khant Dokka, [ʕuˈmɑr ħɑmɑdi ˈkʼɑnt doˈkːɑ]; Russian: Доку Хаматович Умаров, Doku Khamatovich Umarov; 13 April 1964 – 7 September 2013), also known as Dokka Umarov as well as by his Arabized name of Dokka Abu Umar, was a Chechen mujahid in North Caucasus. Umarov was a major military figure in both wars in Chechnya during the 1990s and 2000s, before becoming the leader of the greater insurgency in the North Caucasus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dokka Umarov has received more than 710,107 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Dokka Umarov is the 120th most popular extremist (up from 146th in 2019), the 746th most popular biography from Russia (up from 1,022nd in 2019) and the 4th most popular Extremist.

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Among extremists, Dokka Umarov ranks 120 out of 209Before him are Aldrich Ames, Peter Sutcliffe, Rodney Alcala, Robert Hansen, Mary Ann Cotton, and Joseph Bonanno. After him are Baruch Goldstein, Belle Gunness, Mohamed Atta, Aslan Usoyan, Omar Abdel-Rahman, and Anton Graf von Arco auf Valley.

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Among people born in 1964, Dokka Umarov ranks 69Before him are Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, Arvydas Sabonis, Laura Linney, Alexandra, Countess of Frederiksborg, Martin Weinek, and Maggie Cheung. After him are Željko Komšić, Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Paul Landers, Rossy de Palma, Tommi Mäkinen, and Magnús Scheving. Among people deceased in 2013, Dokka Umarov ranks 119Before him are Masao Uchino, Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Sergei Belov, Bruno Metsu, Hilary Koprowski, and Rosalía Mera. After him are Dennis Farina, Nguyễn Khánh, Mariangela Melato, Aslan Usoyan, Bernadette Lafont, and Bebo Valdés.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Dokka Umarov ranks 746 out of 3,262Before him are Georgy Sviridov (1915), Lev Pontryagin (1908), Sergei Belov (1944), Princess Olga Paley (1865), Yuriy Yekhanurov (1948), and Sergei Lyapunov (1859). After him are Volin (1882), Vyacheslav von Plehve (1846), Alexander Lebed (1950), Alexey Maresyev (1916), Mikhail Ulyanov (1927), and Yelena Isinbayeva (1982).

Among EXTREMISTS In Russia

Among extremists born in Russia, Dokka Umarov ranks 4Before him are Pavlik Morozov (1918), Shamil Basayev (1965), and Wilhelm Voigt (1849). After him are Dmitry Ilyich Ulyanov (1874) and Alexander Pichushkin (1974).