Mahmoud al-Zahar

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Mahmoud al-Zahar (Arabic: محمود الزهار Maḥmūd az-Zahhār; born 6 May 1945) is a Palestinian politician. He is a co-founder of Hamas and a member of the Hamas leadership in the Gaza Strip. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mahmoud al-Zahar has received more than 201,702 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Mahmoud al-Zahar is the 1,946th most popular politician.

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  • 200k

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  • 65.88

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among politicians, Mahmoud al-Zahar ranks 1,946 out of 19,576Before him are Maria Sophie of Bavaria, Victor Emmanuel I of Sardinia, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Francis, Duke of Anjou, Emperor Ruizong of Tang, and Tekuder. After him are Michael D. Higgins, Nicolas Fouquet, Lapu-Lapu, Gnaeus Pompeius Trogus, Emmanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy, and Britannicus.

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Among people born in 1945, Mahmoud al-Zahar ranks 38Before him are Adly Mansour, Anselm Kiefer, Mia Farrow, Lemmy, Slobodan Praljak, and Jean Nouvel. After him are Goldie Hawn, Jacky Ickx, Neil Young, Jacqueline du Pré, John Lithgow, and Douglas Osheroff.

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