1848 - 1940

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Mohammad Ghaffari (Persian: محمد غفاری; September 29, 1848 — August 18, 1940), better known as Kamal-ol-Molk (کمال‌المُلک), was an Iranian painter and part of the Ghaffari family in Kashan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kamal-ol-molk has received more than 122,812 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Kamal-ol-molk is the 1,356th most popular painter (down from 1,312th in 2019), the 316th most popular biography from Iran (down from 294th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Iranian Painter.

Memorability Metrics

  • 120k

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  • 51.44

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.83

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.63

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Kamal-ol-molk has had the most page views in the with 106,730 views, followed by English (17,052), and German (3,226). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Swedish (46.28%), Urdu (41.91%), and Kurdish (Sorani) (37.34%)


Among painters, Kamal-ol-molk ranks 1,356 out of 2,023Before him are Jan de Bray, Edmond Aman-Jean, George Segal, Marianne North, Josep Maria Subirachs, and Qiu Ying. After him are Domenico Tintoretto, Max Weber, Giottino, Eva Bonnier, Amandus Adamson, and Lucien Simon.

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Among people born in 1848, Kamal-ol-molk ranks 75Before him are Belle Starr, Francisco Pradilla Ortiz, Maryana Marrash, Lilla Cabot Perry, Heinrich Hübschmann, and Hubertine Auclert. After him are Maria Bernarda Bütler, Eugène Simon, Kurd Lasswitz, Elia Millosevich, Ferdinand Mannlicher, and Sándor Wekerle. Among people deceased in 1940, Kamal-ol-molk ranks 108Before him are Maciej Rataj, Mikhail Koltsov, Karimeh Abbud, Karl Muck, Silvestre Revueltas, and Georgios Tsitas. After him are Jaan Teemant, Ernst Weiss, Tom Mix, Fanny Brate, Flora Finch, and Prince Aage, Count of Rosenborg.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Kamal-ol-molk ranks 316 out of 631Before him are Majid Majidi (1959), Shaun Toub (1963), Jamshid Amouzegar (1923), Mohammad-Reza Mahdavi Kani (1931), Jalal Al-e-Ahmad (1923), and Farrokhroo Parsa (1922). After him are Ibn Bibi (1250), Abdolkarim Soroush (1945), Sami Yusuf (1980), Mohammad Ali Fardin (1930), Mohsen Makhmalbaf (1957), and Mohammad Javad Zarif (1960).

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Among PAINTERS In Iran

Among painters born in Iran, Kamal-ol-molk ranks 2Before him are Reza Abbasi (1565). After him are Abd al-Samad (1500), Guity Novin (1944), Ali Divandari (1957), and Shamsia Hassani (1988).