Fuad Masum

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Muhammad Fuad Masum (Arabic: محمد فؤاد معصوم هورامي, romanized: Muḥammad Fū’ād Ma‘ṣūm; Kurdish: محەممەد فوئاد مەعسووم, born 1 January 1938) is an Iraqi Kurdish politician who served as the seventh president of Iraq from 24 July 2014 to 2 October 2018. He was elected as president following the 2014 parliamentary election. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fuad Masum has received more than 840,062 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Fuad Masum is the 1,984th most popular politician (up from 2,163rd in 2019), the 58th most popular biography from Iraq and the 30th most popular Iraqi Politician.

Fuad Masum is a prominent Iraqi politician who was elected as the president of Iraq in 2014.

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Among politicians, Fuad Masum ranks 1,984 out of 19,576Before him are Wilhelm Marx, Louis II, Prince of Monaco, Juraj Jánošík, Eric V of Denmark, Vincent Auriol, and Willi Stoph. After him are Robert Ritter von Greim, Merneith, László Sólyom, Al-Hadi, Philippikos Bardanes, and Richard II, Duke of Normandy.

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Among people born in 1938, Fuad Masum ranks 35Before him are Jean Seberg, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Abulfaz Elchibey, Marina Vlady, Albert Fert, and Giorgetto Giugiaro. After him are Otto Rehhagel, Heinz Fischer, Diana Rigg, José Altafini, Donald Knuth, and Kenny Rogers.

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In Iraq

Among people born in Iraq, Fuad Masum ranks 58 out of 384Before him are Al-Mutawakkil (822), Junayd of Baghdad (830), Abd al-Karim Qasim (1914), Ibn Hisham (701), Ali Hassan al-Majid (1941), and Ya'qubi (801). After him are Tariq Aziz (1936), Al-Amin (787), Šuppiluliuma I (-1344), Nabopolassar (-658), Qutayba ibn Muslim (668), and Abdul Latif Rashid (1944).

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Among politicians born in Iraq, Fuad Masum ranks 30Before him are Tiglath-Pileser I (-1200), Shalmaneser III (-900), Nahum (-600), Ashurnasirpal II (-1000), Al-Mutawakkil (822), and Abd al-Karim Qasim (1914). After him are Tariq Aziz (1936), Al-Amin (787), Šuppiluliuma I (-1344), Nabopolassar (-658), Abdul Latif Rashid (1944), and Tiglath-Pileser III (-755).