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Mahmud Barzanji

1878 - 1956

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Sheikh Mahmud Barzanji (Kurdish: شێخ مه‌حموود بەرزنجی‎) or Mahmud Hafid Zadeh (1878 – October 9, 1956) was the leader of a series of Kurdish uprisings against the British Mandate of Iraq. He was sheikh of a Qadiriyah Sufi family of the Barzanji clan from the city of Sulaymaniyah, which is now in Iraqi Kurdistan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mahmud Barzanji has received more than 112,522 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Mahmud Barzanji is the 5,094th most popular politician (up from 5,844th in 2019), the 124th most popular biography from Iraq and the 75th most popular Iraqi Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Mahmud Barzanji ranks 5,094 out of 15,710Before him are Joseph Wenzel I, Prince of Liechtenstein, Emperor Seiwa, Pothinus, Prince Robert, Duke of Chartres, Władysław I Herman, and Manmohan Singh. After him are Jigme Wangchuck, Francisco de Paula Santander, Archduchess Adelheid of Austria, Jovan Vladimir, Tarabai, and Ranjit Singh.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1878, Mahmud Barzanji ranks 45Before him are Boris Kustodiev, George Whipple, Kurt von Hammerstein-Equord, Sadriddin Ayni, Kōki Hirota, and Marcel Grossmann. After him are Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Milan Hodža, Stephen Timoshenko, Yosano Akiko, Princess Isabelle of Orléans, and Abdelaziz of Morocco. Among people deceased in 1956, Mahmud Barzanji ranks 47Before him are Mistinguett, Jan Łukasiewicz, Juan Negrín, Reşat Nuri Güntekin, Erich Kleiber, and Art Tatum. After him are Josep Puig i Cadafalch, Otto Schmidt, David Seymour, Thomas J. Watson, Walter Sydney Adams, and Pío Baroja.

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In Iraq

Among people born in Iraq, Mahmud Barzanji ranks 124 out of 300Before him are Al-Qadir (947), Ibn Sa'd (784), Banū Mūsā (900), Al-Khalil ibn Ahmad al-Farahidi (718), Haran (null), and Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah (1935). After him are Kerbogha (1100), Surena (-84), Al-Muti (914), Rimush (null), Mahmud Shevket Pasha (1856), and Al-Mustansir (1192).

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Among POLITICIANS In Iraq

Among politicians born in Iraq, Mahmud Barzanji ranks 75Before him are Al-Muktafi (875), Sin-Muballit (-1900), Ashur-etil-ilani (-700), Etana (-2850), Ar-Radi (909), and Al-Qadir (947). After him are Kerbogha (1100), Al-Muti (914), Rimush (null), Al-Mustansir (1192), Phraates II (-200), and Shamash-shum-ukin (-650).