Kurmanbek Bakiyev

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Kurmanbek Saliyevich Bakiyev (Kyrgyz: Курманбек Салиевич (Сали уулу) Бакиев, Kurmanbek Saliyevich (Sali Uulu) Bakiyev; born 1 August 1949) is a Kyrgyz politician who served as the second President of Kyrgyzstan, from 2005 to 2010. Large opposition protests in April 2010 led to the takeover of government offices, forcing Bakiyev to flee the country. Bakiyev was the leader of the People's Movement of Kyrgyzstan before his ascendance to the presidency. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kurmanbek Bakiyev has received more than 213,221 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Kurmanbek Bakiyev is the 4,932nd most popular politician (up from 5,259th in 2019), the 7th most popular biography from Kyrgyzstan (down from 6th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Kirghiz Politician.

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Among politicians, Kurmanbek Bakiyev ranks 4,932 out of 15,710Before him are Otto, Duke of Austria, Emperor Bidatsu, Pyotr Krasnov, Psusennes II, Nicomedes I of Bithynia, and Pavel Axelrod. After him are Abraham Kuyper, Mamoru Shigemitsu, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, Alberic II of Spoleto, Ferdinand, Duke of Viseu, and Mesud I.

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Among people born in 1949, Kurmanbek Bakiyev ranks 76Before him are Salif Keita, Valery Leontiev, Peter Shilton, Horst Ludwig Störmer, Carl Bildt, and Morten Olsen. After him are Miuccia Prada, Geezer Butler, Alan García, Paloma Picasso, Twiggy, and Andy Kaufman.

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In Kyrgyzstan

Among people born in Kyrgyzstan, Kurmanbek Bakiyev ranks 7 out of 40Before him are Li Bai (701), Chinghiz Aitmatov (1928), Mikhail Frunze (1885), Yūsuf Balasaguni (1020), Askar Akayev (1944), and Roza Otunbayeva (1950). After him are Sooronbay Jeenbekov (1958), Sabuktigin (942), Almazbek Atambayev (1956), Vitali Klitschko (1971), Toktogul Satylganov (1864), and Boris Pankin (1931).

Among POLITICIANS In Kyrgyzstan

Among politicians born in Kyrgyzstan, Kurmanbek Bakiyev ranks 3Before him are Askar Akayev (1944) and Roza Otunbayeva (1950). After him are Sooronbay Jeenbekov (1958), Sabuktigin (942), Almazbek Atambayev (1956), Boris Pankin (1931), Felix Kulov (1948), Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev (1968), Djoomart Otorbaev (1955), Temir Sariyev (1963), and Zhantoro Satybaldiyev (1956).