Enver Pasha

1881 - 1922

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Ismail Enver Pasha (Ottoman Turkish: اسماعیل انور پاشا‎; Turkish: İsmail Enver Paşa; 22 November 1881 – 4 August 1922) was an Ottoman military officer who formed one-third of the dictatorial triumvirate known as the "Three Pashas" (along with Talaat Pasha and Cemal Pasha) in the Ottoman Empire. Enver was an early member of the Committee of Union and Progress (CUP), a Young Turk organization that agitated against Abdul Hamid II's absolute rule. He was a key leader of the 1908 Young Turk Revolution, and along with Ahmed Niyazi and Eyub Sabri was hailed as "hero of the revolution". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Enver Pasha has received more than 940,259 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia. Enver Pasha is the 782nd most popular politician (down from 587th in 2019), the 114th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 94th in 2019) and the 64th most popular Turkish Politician.

Enver Pasha was a Turkish military officer and a leader of the Young Turks. He is most famous for his role in the Armenian Genocide.

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Among politicians, Enver Pasha ranks 782 out of 15,710Before him are Walter Ulbricht, Justin I, Harald Bluetooth, Simon of Cyrene, Petronius Maximus, and Chaim Weizmann. After him are Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden, Béla IV of Hungary, Harold Wilson, James V of Scotland, Childeric I, and Baudouin of Belgium.

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Among people born in 1881, Enver Pasha ranks 11Before him are Pope John XXIII, Béla Bartók, Lu Xun, Anna Pavlova, Kliment Voroshilov, and Alexander Kerensky. After him are Ludwig von Mises, Walther von Brauchitsch, Roger Martin du Gard, Fernand Léger, Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist, and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Among people deceased in 1922, Enver Pasha ranks 5Before him are Alexander Graham Bell, Marcel Proust, Charles I of Austria, and Pope Benedict XV. After him are Erich von Falkenhayn, Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, Djemal Pasha, Eliezer Ben-Yehuda, Hermann Rorschach, Fredrik Bajer, and Walther Rathenau.

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Among people born in Turkey, Enver Pasha ranks 114 out of 1,128Before him are Şehzade Mehmed (1522), Leo I the Thracian (401), Artemisia I of Caria (-500), Chrysippus (-281), Marcion of Sinope (85), and Fethullah Gülen (1941). After him are Apelles (-370), Ephrem the Syrian (306), Zeno (425), Bartholomew I of Constantinople (1940), John I Tzimiskes (925), and Evliya Çelebi (1611).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Enver Pasha ranks 64Before him are Mustafa IV (1779), Romanos IV Diogenes (1030), Gordian I (159), Manuel II Palaiologos (1350), Leo I the Thracian (401), and Artemisia I of Caria (-500). After him are Zeno (425), John I Tzimiskes (925), İsmet İnönü (1884), Constans II (630), Justinian II (668), and Nikephoros II Phokas (912).