Kâzım Karabekir

1882 - 1948

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Musa Kâzım Karabekir (also spelled Kiazim Karabekir in English; 1882 – 26 January 1948) was a Turkish general and politician. He was the commander of the Eastern Army of the Ottoman Empire during the Turkish War of Independence, and fought a successful military campaign against the Armenian Democratic Republic. He was the a founder and leader of the Progressive Republican Party, the Turkish Republic's first opposition party to Atatürk, though he and his party would be purged following the Sheikh Said revolt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kâzım Karabekir has received more than 239,182 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Kâzım Karabekir is the 7,968th most popular politician (up from 8,090th in 2019), the 567th most popular biography from Türkiye (up from 691st in 2019) and the 240th most popular Politician.

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Over the past year Kâzım Karabekir has had the most page views in the with 387,513 views, followed by English (38,757), and German (8,367). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Western Punjabi (291.96%), Catalan (122.01%), and Georgian (84.72%)


Among politicians, Kâzım Karabekir ranks 7,968 out of 19,576Before him are Eleanor of Naples, Duchess of Ferrara, Dmitry Manuilsky, Miguel Alemán Valdés, Philip of Sweden, Ketevan the Martyr, and Nikolay Rumyantsev. After him are Viacheslav I of Kiev, Gnaeus Flavius, Gytha of Wessex, Ahmad bin Ali Al Thani, Goukouni Oueddei, and Achille Van Acker.

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Among people born in 1882, Kâzım Karabekir ranks 100Before him are Song Jiaoren, Ladislas Starevich, Raymonde de Laroche, Karl Rapp, Infanta María Teresa of Spain, and Vilém Mathesius. After him are Maximiliano Hernández Martínez, Shigenori Tōgō, Christian Mortensen, Harry Porter, Bronisław Huberman, and Anna Schäffer. Among people deceased in 1948, Kâzım Karabekir ranks 75Before him are Manuel Ponce, Arshile Gorky, Paul Wegener, Solomon Mikhoels, Fakhri Pasha, and Jorge Eliécer Gaitán. After him are Sonny Boy Williamson I, Achille Varzi, Sabahattin Ali, Henning Jakob Henrik Lund, Rosika Schwimmer, and Manuel Roxas.

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In Türkiye

Among people born in Türkiye, Kâzım Karabekir ranks 567 out of 1,347Before him are Menander Protector (550), Caesarius of Nazianzus (330), Demetrios Palaiologos (1407), Rüştü Reçber (1973), Damat Ferid Pasha (1853), and Nihal Atsız (1905). After him are Constantine Manasses (1130), Michael Choniates (1140), Anna of Trebizond (1350), Fatma Sultan (1548), Theophano Martinakia (865), and Severus of Antioch (456).

Among POLITICIANS In Türkiye

Among politicians born in Türkiye, Kâzım Karabekir ranks 240Before him are Şehzade Yusuf Izzeddin (1857), Devlet Bahçeli (1948), Danishmend Gazi (1100), Annia Faustina (201), Demetrios Palaiologos (1407), and Damat Ferid Pasha (1853). After him are Anna of Trebizond (1350), Fatma Sultan (1548), Theophano Martinakia (865), Ariadne (null), Ali Kemal (1867), and Alexios II of Trebizond (1282).