Louis Farrakhan

1933 - Today

Louis Farrakhan

Louis Farrakhan Sr. (; born Louis Eugene Walcott; May 11, 1933), formerly known as Louis X, is an American religious leader and political activist. He is the leader of the Nation of Islam (NOI), an organization which the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) describes as black nationalist and a hate group. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis Farrakhan has received more than 6,537,292 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 123rd most popular extremist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.89

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.88

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among extremists, Louis Farrakhan ranks 123 out of 182Before him are Dennis Rader, Bugs Moran, Luis Posada Carriles, Jack Unterweger, Jalaluddin Haqqani, and Mohamed Atta. After him are Nancy Spungen, Charles Starkweather, Jan-Carl Raspe, Ernst Zündel, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, and Joseph Kony.

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Among people born in 1933, Louis Farrakhan ranks 188Before him are Kelvin Felix, Michel Camdessus, Juanita Castro, Romuald Klim, Mátyás Szűrös, and Michael Dukakis. After him are Kamal Ganzouri, Sandra Milo, René Burri, Juan Marsé, Ercole Baldini, and Javier Lozano Barragán.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Louis Farrakhan ranks 3,544 out of 12,171Before him are Christina Applegate (1971), Penny Marshall (1943), Elbert Hubbard (1856), Maxie Long (1878), Tom Holland (1943), and Dana Andrews (1909). After him are Spotted Elk (1826), Schuyler Colfax (1823), Nolan Bushnell (1943), Peter Strauss (1947), Holland Smith (1882), and Nancy Spungen (1958).

Among EXTREMISTS In United States

Among extremists born in United States, Louis Farrakhan ranks 43Before him are Aldrich Ames (1941), Leopold and Loeb (1905), Richard Ramirez (1960), Robert Hansen (1939), Dennis Rader (1945), and Bugs Moran (1893). After him are Nancy Spungen (1958), Charles Starkweather (null), Richard Chase (1950), Stanley Williams (1953), Golden State Killer (1945), and John Hinckley Jr. (1955).