Malik Meraj Khalid

1915 - 2003

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Malik Meraj Khalid (Urdu: ملک معراج خالد‎; 01 02-1916 – 13 June 2003), was an advocate, a Pakistani left wing politician and Marxist philosopher who served as Prime Minister of Pakistan in an acting capacity from November 1996 until February 1997. He was noted as being one of the original philosopher and founding personality of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP).Born in 1916 to a poor farming family in Punjab, British India, he graduated from the and graduated in Law from Punjab university law College Lahore in 1942 to start his legal practices by establishing his own law firm in 1948. Inspired by the communist literature published in the Soviet Union, his initial public community work was aimed towards promoting the literacy in his native village. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Malik Meraj Khalid has received more than 150,281 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Malik Meraj Khalid is the 14,421st most popular politician (down from 13,261st in 2019), the 105th most popular biography from Pakistan and the 46th most popular Pakistani Politician.

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Among politicians, Malik Meraj Khalid ranks 14,421 out of 15,710Before him are Deval Patrick, Violeta Bulc, Allen Chastanet, Gifford Pinchot, John Conyers, and Igor Lukšić. After him are Shelly Yachimovich, Alfonso Dastis, Edward Douglass White, Christian Ntsay, Dominique Voynet, and Peter Tschentscher.

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Among people born in 1915, Malik Meraj Khalid ranks 228Before him are Arthur Owen, Arthur Lowe, Joe Mantell, Godfrey Brown, David "Honeyboy" Edwards, and Jean Stafford. After him are Dorothy Dell, Veda Ann Borg, Elizabeth Catlett, Chetan Anand, Barbara Billingsley, and Yvonne Mitchell. Among people deceased in 2003, Malik Meraj Khalid ranks 266Before him are Rachel Corrie, Tranquilo Cappozzo, José María Jiménez, Malcolm Williamson, Eddie Thomson, and Gerald Emmett Carter. After him are Lynne Thigpen, Sita Ram Goel, Slim Dusty, Shawn Lane, Johnny Boyd, and Nell Carter.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Malik Meraj Khalid ranks 105 out of 158Before him are Kuldip Nayar (1923), Kamini Kaushal (1927), Mir Hazar Khan Khoso (1929), Raja Pervaiz Ashraf (1950), Malik Ghulam Muhammad (1895), and Ram Jethmalani (1923). After him are Shamshad Begum (1919), Yash Pal (1926), Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri (1951), Iqbal Theba (1963), Sultan Rahi (1938), and Kulbhushan Kharbanda (1944).

Among POLITICIANS In Pakistan

Among politicians born in Pakistan, Malik Meraj Khalid ranks 46Before him are Ghulam Mustafa Jatoi (1931), Kuldip Nayar (1923), Mir Hazar Khan Khoso (1929), Raja Pervaiz Ashraf (1950), Malik Ghulam Muhammad (1895), and Ram Jethmalani (1923). After him are Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri (1951), Shahid Khaqan Abbasi (1958), Shahbaz Bhatti (1968), Shujaat Hussain (1946), Chris Van Hollen (1959), and Jahangir Khan (1963).