Koca Sinan Pasha

1520 - 1596

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Koca Sinan Pasha (Turkish: Koca Sinan Paşa, "Sinan the Great"; 1506 – 3 April 1596) was an Albanian Ottoman Grand Vizier, military figure, and statesman. From 1580 until his death he served five times as Grand Vizier. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Koca Sinan Pasha has received more than 99,203 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Koca Sinan Pasha is the 2,452nd most popular politician (up from 2,964th in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Albania (down from 5th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Albanian Politician.

Koca Sinan Pasha was a Turkish military commander and statesman who served as Grand Vizier to Suleiman the Magnificent. He is most famous for his role in the conquest of Belgrade in 1521.

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Among politicians, Koca Sinan Pasha ranks 2,452 out of 15,710Before him are Isabella of Portugal, Duchess of Burgundy, Anna of Tyrol, Robert de Craon, Gustav Bauer, John Kerry, and Lugal-zage-si. After him are Jules Grévy, Jehoahaz of Judah, Kaidu, Prince Shōtoku, Marie-Adélaïde, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, and Đurađ Branković.

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Among people born in 1520, Koca Sinan Pasha ranks 6Before him are Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Pope Sixtus V, Sigismund II Augustus, Vincenzo Galilei, and Barbara Radziwiłł. After him are Christophe Plantin, Matthias Flacius, Madeleine of Valois, Alessandro Farnese, Thoinot Arbeau, and William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley. Among people deceased in 1596, Koca Sinan Pasha ranks 4Before him are Francis Drake, Jean Bodin, and Anna Jagiellon. After him are Blaise de Vigenère, George I, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Pellegrino Tibaldi, and Giaches de Wert.

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In Albania

Among people born in Albania, Koca Sinan Pasha ranks 10 out of 83Before him are Anastasius I Dicorus (430), Ali Pasha of Ioannina (1750), Zog I of Albania (1895), Ramiz Alia (1924), Ismail Kadare (1936), and Sali Berisha (1944). After him are Lütfi Pasha (1488), Köprülü Mehmed Pasha (1580), Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani (1914), Mehmet Shehu (1913), Ismail Qemali (1844), and Ayas Mehmed Pasha (1483).

Among POLITICIANS In Albania

Among politicians born in Albania, Koca Sinan Pasha ranks 9Before him are Safiye Sultan (1550), Anastasius I Dicorus (430), Ali Pasha of Ioannina (1750), Zog I of Albania (1895), Ramiz Alia (1924), and Sali Berisha (1944). After him are Lütfi Pasha (1488), Köprülü Mehmed Pasha (1580), Mehmet Shehu (1913), Ismail Qemali (1844), Ayas Mehmed Pasha (1483), and Alfred Moisiu (1929).