Hamid Karzai

1957 - Today

Hamid Karzai

Hamid Karzai (Pashto/Dari: حامد کرزی‎; born 24 December 1957) is an Afghan politician who was the president of Afghanistan from 22 December 2001 to 29 September 2014. He is also the leader of the Popalzai Durrani tribe of Pashtuns. Born in Kandahar, Karzai graduated from Kabul's Habibia High School and later received a master's degree in India in the 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hamid Karzai has received more than 1,370,609 page views. His biography is available in 82 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,044th most popular politician.

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  • 82

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 18.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Hamid Karzai ranks 1,039 out of 14,801Before him are Constantine V, Feodor III of Russia, Frederick VII of Denmark, Polycrates, Critias, and Mary, Queen of Hungary. After him are Abd el-Krim, William Jennings Bryan, Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus, Princess Ludovika of Bavaria, János Kádár, and Abu Sufyan ibn Harb.

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Among people born in 1957, Hamid Karzai ranks 2Before him is Osama bin Laden. After him are Hans Zimmer, Dolph Lundgren, Donald Tusk, Michael Clarke Duncan, Daniel Day-Lewis, Sid Vicious, Melanie Griffith, Caroline, Princess of Hanover, Christopher Lambert, and Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán.

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In Afghanistan

Among people born in Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai ranks 5 out of 89Before him are Zoroaster (-2000), Rumi (1207), Abbas the Great (1571), and Ali-Shir Nava'i (1441). After him are Humayun (1508), Jami (1414), Jamāl al-Dīn al-Afghānī (1837), Mahmud of Ghazni (971), Abu Dawood (817), Hafizullah Amin (1929), and Mohammed Zahir Shah (1914).

Among POLITICIANS In Afghanistan

Among politicians born in Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai ranks 2Before him are Abbas the Great (1571). After him are Humayun (1508), Mahmud of Ghazni (971), Hafizullah Amin (1929), Mohammed Zahir Shah (1914), Burhanuddin Rabbani (1940), Ahmad Shah Massoud (1953), Mohammed Daoud Khan (1909), Amanullah Khan (1892), Babrak Karmal (1929), and Nur Muhammad Taraki (1917).

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