Kuldip Nayar

1923 - 2018

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Kuldip Nayar (14 August 1923 – 23 August 2018) was an Indian journalist, syndicated columnist, human rights activist, author and former High Commissioner of India to the United Kingdom noted for his long career as a left-wing political commentator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kuldip Nayar has received more than 291,211 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Kuldip Nayar is the 14,238th most popular politician (down from 13,010th in 2019), the 99th most popular biography from Pakistan and the 41st most popular Pakistani Politician.

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Among politicians, Kuldip Nayar ranks 14,238 out of 15,710Before him are Cécile Kyenge, Soraya Sáenz de Santamaría, Boubou Cissé, Julien Nkoghe Bekale, Jack Valenti, and Gianni Alemanno. After him are James Skivring Smith, Jürgen Rüttgers, Maksim Tarasov, Amlaíb, King of Scotland, Jean Ravelonarivo, and Muriel Humphrey Brown.

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Among people born in 1923, Kuldip Nayar ranks 362Before him are Dale Robertson, Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Bruno Zumino, Willie Steele, Cathleen Synge Morawetz, and Balram Jakhar. After him are Ed McMahon, Bernice Rubens, Horace Ashenfelter, James Dickey, Harish-Chandra, and Don Barksdale. Among people deceased in 2018, Kuldip Nayar ranks 417Before him are Olivia Cole, Mary Midgley, Vanessa Marquez, Kate Spade, Charles Vinci, and Soslan Andiyev. After him are Jānis Bojārs, James H. Billington, Frank Andersson, Horace Ashenfelter, Rafael Amador, and Aleksandr Kurlovich.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Kuldip Nayar ranks 99 out of 158Before him are Asma Jahangir (1952), Suraiya (1929), Abdul Hamid (1927), Mulk Raj Anand (1905), Geeta Bali (1930), and Ghulam Mustafa Jatoi (1931). After him are Kamini Kaushal (1927), Mir Hazar Khan Khoso (1929), Raja Pervaiz Ashraf (1950), Malik Ghulam Muhammad (1895), Ram Jethmalani (1923), and Malik Meraj Khalid (1915).

Among POLITICIANS In Pakistan

Among politicians born in Pakistan, Kuldip Nayar ranks 41Before him are Shaukat Aziz (1949), Agathokleia (-200), Rab Butler (1902), Zafarullah Khan Jamali (1944), Asma Jahangir (1952), and Ghulam Mustafa Jatoi (1931). After him are Mir Hazar Khan Khoso (1929), Raja Pervaiz Ashraf (1950), Malik Ghulam Muhammad (1895), Ram Jethmalani (1923), Malik Meraj Khalid (1915), and Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri (1951).