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Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi

1948 - 2018

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Sayyid Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi (Persian: سید محمود هاشمی شاهرودی, 15 August 1948 – 24 December 2018) was an Iranian Twelver Shia cleric and conservative politician who was the Chairman of the Expediency Discernment Council from 14 August 2017 until his death on 24 December 2018. He was previously the Chief Justice of Iran from 1999 to 2009. He was also an Iraqi citizen and a former member of the Islamic Dawa Party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi has received more than 150,079 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi is the 13,979th most popular politician (down from 12,765th in 2019), the 296th most popular biography from Iraq (down from 275th in 2019) and the 196th most popular Iraqi Politician.

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Among politicians, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi ranks 13,979 out of 15,577Before him are Refat Chubarov, Viola Amherd, Johnny Isakson, Italo Santelli, Hamilcar I of Carthage, and Gyude Bryant. After him are Dan Bilzerian, David Rice Atchison, Bres, Knud Kristensen, Mari Kiviniemi, and Johan Ludwig Mowinckel.

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Among people born in 1948, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi ranks 409Before him are Yossi Beilin, Eddie Meduza, Abdulqawi Yusuf, Leo Sayer, Martin Suter, and Joseph Marcell. After him are Nikola Šainović, Carole Laure, Telma Hopkins, Ang Rita, Mohammad Mirmohammadi, and Patrick Moraz. Among people deceased in 2018, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi ranks 300Before him are Gianfranco Parolini, Aureliano Bolognesi, Roberto Suazo Córdova, XXXTentacion, Ehsan Yarshater, and Shuhrat Abbosov. After him are Ferenc Kósa, Dariush Shayegan, Chuck McCann, John Julius Norwich, Hugh Masekela, and Pik Botha.

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Among people born in Iraq, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi ranks 296 out of 338Before him are Ninurta-tukulti-Ashur (-1200), Abu Ali al-Anbari (1957), Eriba-Adad II (-1100), Hussein Saeed (1958), Ali Larijani (1957), and Ashur-rim-nisheshu (-1490). After him are Abdul Aziz al-Hakim (1952), Shlomo Hillel (1923), Mullah Krekar (1956), Paulos Faraj Rahho (1942), Jalal Dabagh (1939), and Ramzi Yousef (1968).

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Among politicians born in Iraq, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi ranks 196Before him are Ashur-bel-nisheshu (-1500), Jaafar Al-Askari (1885), Ninurta-tukulti-Ashur (-1200), Eriba-Adad II (-1100), Ali Larijani (1957), and Ashur-rim-nisheshu (-1490). After him are Abdul Aziz al-Hakim (1952), Shlomo Hillel (1923), Jalal Dabagh (1939), Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi (1954), and Sadeq Larijani (1961).