Elijah Muhammad

1897 - 1975

Elijah Muhammad

Elijah Muhammad (born Elijah Robert Poole; October 7, 1897 – February 25, 1975) was a religious leader who led the Nation of Islam (NOI) from 1934 until his death in 1975, and was known as The Messenger of Allah (God), to the Nation of Islam believers, not traditional Muslims. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elijah Muhammad has received more than 4,206,585 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6,617th most popular politician.

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  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.69

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Elijah Muhammad ranks 6,577 out of 14,801Before him are Jorge Batlle, Nguyễn Khánh, Xiao Xin, Marie Harel, Adherbal, and Bechara El Khoury. After him are Paul Ryan, Kâzım Karabekir, Emperor Jingzong of Liao, Publius Mucius Scaevola, Dervan, and Emperor Xingzong of Liao.

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Among people born in 1897, Elijah Muhammad ranks 94Before him are Shoghi Effendi, Manuel Ávila Camacho, Lester B. Pearson, Joseph Darnand, Mukhtar Auezov, and Carl Oberg. After him are Jesse Douglas, Benjamin Lee Whorf, Emil Leon Post, Samuel Noah Kramer, George Szell, and Edmund Heines. Among people deceased in 1975, Elijah Muhammad ranks 67Before him are Shojiro Sugimura, Dong Biwu, Guy Mollet, Walker Evans, Per Wahlöö, and Cannonball Adderley. After him are Ivan Maisky, Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli, Kazimierz Fajans, Achille Van Acker, Michel Simon, and Jan Mukařovský.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Elijah Muhammad ranks 2,156 out of 12,171Before him are Edward James Olmos (1947), Marie Laveau (1801), Langston Hughes (1902), Anna Moffo (1932), Van Heflin (1908), and Macaulay Culkin (1980). After him are Paul Ryan (1970), Steven Soderbergh (1963), Chubby Checker (1941), Damon Wayans (1960), Zac Efron (1987), and Billy Zane (1966).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Elijah Muhammad ranks 134Before him are Spiro Agnew (1918), Thomas A. Hendricks (1819), Leland Stanford (1824), Thomas R. Marshall (1854), George Wallace (1919), and Maxwell D. Taylor (1901). After him are Paul Ryan (1970), Cochise (1805), Henry L. Stimson (1867), Nicholas Murray Butler (1862), Winfield Scott Hancock (1824), and Henry A. Wallace (1888).