Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt

1789 - 1848

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Ibrahim Pasha (Turkish: Kavalalı İbrahim Paşa; Arabic: إبراهيم باشا‎ Ibrāhīm Bāshā; 1789 – November 10, 1848) was a general in the Egyptian army and the eldest son of Muhammad Ali, the Wāli and unrecognised Khedive of Egypt and Sudan. He served as a general in the Egyptian army that his father established during his reign, taking his first command of Egyptian forces when he was merely a teenager. In the final year of his life, he succeeded his still living father as ruler of Egypt and Sudan, due to the latter's ill health. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt has received more than 481,186 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt is the 1,216th most popular politician (up from 1,376th in 2019), the 101st most popular biography from Greece (up from 112th in 2019) and the 39th most popular Greek Politician.

Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt was most famous for being the son of Muhammad Ali, who ruled Egypt from 1805 to 1848. Ibrahim Pasha succeeded his father as ruler of Egypt in 1848 and ruled until 1854.

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Among politicians, Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt ranks 1,216 out of 15,710Before him are Alexander I of Serbia, Ottokar II of Bohemia, Sejo of Joseon, Fuxi, Princess Ludovika of Bavaria, and Napoléon, Prince Imperial. After him are Baldwin I, Latin Emperor, Philippikos Bardanes, Ephialtes of Trachis, Humayun, 2nd Dalai Lama, and Frank-Walter Steinmeier.

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Among people born in 1789, Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt ranks 4Before him are Georg Ohm, Augustin-Louis Cauchy, and James Fenimore Cooper. After him are Friedrich List, María Isabella of Spain, Horace Vernet, Johann Friedrich Overbeck, Stéphanie de Beauharnais, Heinrich Schwabe, Abbas Mirza, and Princess Charlotte of Denmark. Among people deceased in 1848, Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt ranks 8Before him are Emily Brontë, Gaetano Donizetti, Jöns Jacob Berzelius, François-René de Chateaubriand, Christian VIII of Denmark, and John Quincy Adams. After him are Bernard Bolzano, Caroline Herschel, María Isabella of Spain, Nicolas Oudinot, William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, and Vissarion Belinsky.

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Among people born in Greece, Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt ranks 101 out of 855Before him are Irene Papas (1929), John III Doukas Vatatzes (1192), Pheidippides (-600), Alexander of Greece (1893), Philomena (291), and Pope Hyginus (100). After him are Ephialtes of Trachis (-550), Theo Angelopoulos (1935), Mardonius (-600), Djemal Pasha (1872), Phaedrus (-20), and Dionysius the Areopagite (100).


Among politicians born in Greece, Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt ranks 39Before him are Nestor (null), Aristides (-550), Ptolemy III Euergetes (-284), Polycrates (-600), John III Doukas Vatatzes (1192), and Alexander of Greece (1893). After him are Ephialtes of Trachis (-550), Perseus of Macedon (-212), Philip V of Macedon (-238), Eleftherios Venizelos (1864), Creon (null), and Philoctetes (null).