Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta

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Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (French: [ibʁa.im bubakaʁ ke.ita]; 29 January 1945 – 16 January 2022), often known by his initials IBK, was a Malian politician who served as the president of Mali from September 2013 to August 2020, when he was forced to resign in the 2020 Malian coup d'état. He served as Mali's prime minister from February 1994 to February 2000 and as president of the National Assembly of Mali from September 2002 to September 2007.Keïta founded the centre-left political party Rally for Mali (RPM) in 2001. After a number of unsuccessful campaigns, he was elected president in the 2013 presidential election and reelected in 2018. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has received more than 540,612 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta is the 2,107th most popular politician (up from 4,342nd in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Mali and the 2nd most popular Malian Politician.

Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta is most famous for being the president of Mali.

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Among politicians, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta ranks 2,107 out of 15,710Before him are Nexhmije Hoxha, Adolf of Germany, Michael Collins, Tianqi Emperor, Manasseh, and Ptolemy XI Alexander II. After him are Isabella II of Jerusalem, Qutuz, Stephen III of Hungary, Henry III of Castile, Manfred, King of Sicily, and Tomoe Gozen.

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Among people born in 1945, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta ranks 34Before him are Mia Farrow, Priscilla Presley, Dean Koontz, Moshe Katsav, Mircea Lucescu, and Neil Young. After him are Dési Bouterse, Ram Nath Kovind, Phil Jackson, Itzhak Perlman, Slobodan Praljak, and Jean Nouvel.

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Among people born in Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta ranks 2 out of 46Before him are Musa I of Mali (1280). After him are Modibo Keïta (1915), Salif Keita (1949), Moussa Traoré (1936), Amadou Toumani Touré (1948), Jean Tigana (1955), Ali Farka Touré (1939), Askia Mohammad I (1443), Alpha Oumar Konaré (1946), Dioncounda Traoré (1942), and Sonni Ali (1464).

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Among politicians born in Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta ranks 2Before him are Musa I of Mali (1280). After him are Modibo Keïta (1915), Moussa Traoré (1936), Amadou Toumani Touré (1948), Askia Mohammad I (1443), Alpha Oumar Konaré (1946), Dioncounda Traoré (1942), Sonni Ali (1464), Cheick Modibo Diarra (1952), Ousmane Issoufi Maïga (1945), and Cissé Mariam Kaïdama Sidibé (1948).