Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan

1948 - Today

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Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (Arabic:  خليفة بن زايد بن سلطان آل نهيان‎‎; born 7 September 1948 in Al Ain) is the president of the United Arab Emirates, the Emir of Abu Dhabi and the supreme commander of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces since 2004. He has also served as the chairman of the Supreme Petroleum Council since the late 1980s.As the first son of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Khalifa succeeded his father as Emir of Abu Dhabi on 2 November 2004 and became the President of the UAE the next day. As Crown Prince, he had already de facto carried out some aspects of the presidency since the late 1990s while his father was facing health problems.He is deemed one of the richest monarchs in the world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has received more than 4,590,327 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan is the 1,238th most popular politician (up from 1,289th in 2019), the most popular biography from United Arab Emirates (up from 2nd in 2019) and the most popular Emirati Politician.

Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan is most famous for being the president of the United Arab Emirates.

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Among politicians, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan ranks 1,238 out of 15,710Before him are Herod Agrippa, Paul Bocuse, Dmitry Medvedev, Carus, Masinissa, and Marie François Sadi Carnot. After him are Cyrus I, Bolesław I the Brave, János Kádár, Anthemius, Xerxes II of Persia, and Chulalongkorn.

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Among people born in 1948, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan ranks 17Before him are Jean-Michel Jarre, Hassan Rouhani, John R. Bolton, Jan Palach, Henning Mankell, and Jeremy Irons. After him are Kathy Bates, Sauli Niinistö, Andrzej Sapkowski, Frank Abagnale, Luiz Felipe Scolari, and Antonín Panenka.

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In United Arab Emirates

Among people born in United Arab Emirates, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan ranks 1 out of 26After him are Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (1918), Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (1949), Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum (1943), Ahmad ibn Mājid (1432), Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum (1912), Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan (1961), Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi (1939), Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan (1970), Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum (1982), Adnan Al Talyani (1964), and Ali Bujsaim (1959).

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