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Jazzar Pasha

1722 - 1804

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Ahmad Pasha al-Jazzar (Arabic: أحمد باشا الجزّار; Ottoman Turkish: جزّار أحمد پاشا; ca. 1720–30s – 7 May 1804) was the Acre-based Ottoman governor of Sidon Eyalet from 1776 until his death in 1804 and the simultaneous governor of Damascus Eyalet in 1785–1786, 1790–1795, 1798–1799, and 1803–1804. A Bosniak of obscure origins, he began his military career in Egypt in the service of various mamluk officials, eventually becoming a chief enforcer and assassin for Ali Bey al-Kabir, Egypt's practical ruler. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jazzar Pasha has received more than 145,341 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Jazzar Pasha is the 4,509th most popular politician (up from 4,832nd in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from Bosnia and Herzegovina (down from 31st in 2019) and the 18th most popular Bosnian, Herzegovinian Politician.

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Among politicians, Jazzar Pasha ranks 4,509 out of 15,577Before him are Essad Pasha Toptani, Emperor Ingyō, Liudolf, Duke of Saxony, Baruch ben Neriah, Micipsa, and Duan Qirui. After him are Étienne Marcel, Kurmanbek Bakiyev, François Fillon, Baldwin V, Count of Hainaut, George Papandreou, and Teuta.

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Among people born in 1722, Jazzar Pasha ranks 5Before him are Ahmad Shah Durrani, Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony, Prince Augustus William of Prussia, and Gregory Skovoroda. After him are Samuel Adams, Axel Fredrik Cronstedt, Georg Benda, Duchess Luise of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Prince George William of Hesse-Darmstadt, Pietro Nardini, and Amursana. Among people deceased in 1804, Jazzar Pasha ranks 12Before him are Archduchess Maria Amalia of Austria, Pierre Méchain, Wolfgang von Kempelen, Louis Antoine, Duke of Enghien, Princess Carolina of Parma, and Jean-Charles Pichegru. After him are Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo, Johann Friedrich Gmelin, Antoine Baumé, 8th Dalai Lama, Johann Adam Hiller, and Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg.

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In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among people born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Jazzar Pasha ranks 32 out of 320Before him are Vjekoslav Luburić (1914), Ban Kulin (1163), Boris Tadić (1958), Ante Marković (1924), Milorad Dodik (1959), and Husein Gradaščević (1802). After him are Bakir Izetbegović (1956), Bekim Fehmiu (1936), Stephen II, Ban of Bosnia (1292), Catherine of Bosnia (1425), Momčilo Krajišnik (1945), and Stjepan Vukčić Kosača (1404).

Among POLITICIANS In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among politicians born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Jazzar Pasha ranks 18Before him are Vukašin of Serbia (1320), Haris Silajdžić (1945), Ban Kulin (1163), Boris Tadić (1958), Ante Marković (1924), and Milorad Dodik (1959). After him are Bakir Izetbegović (1956), Stephen II, Ban of Bosnia (1292), Catherine of Bosnia (1425), Momčilo Krajišnik (1945), Stjepan Vukčić Kosača (1404), and Mate Boban (1940).