Maryam Rajavi

1953 - Today

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Maryam Rajavi (Persian: مریم رجوی, née Qajar-Azodanlu, Persian: مریم قجر عضدانلو) is an Iranian dissident politician and the leader of the People's Mujahedin of Iran (MEK), an organization advocating the overthrow of the Iranian government, and president-elect of its National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maryam Rajavi has received more than 809,013 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Maryam Rajavi is the 10,437th most popular politician (up from 12,602nd in 2019), the 271st most popular biography from Iran (up from 318th in 2019) and the 133rd most popular Iranian Politician.

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  • 53.19

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  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Maryam Rajavis by language

Over the past year Maryam Rajavi has had the most page views in the with 524,656 views, followed by English (101,772), and Arabic (27,362). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Spanish (209.68%), Kurdish (Sorani) (200.00%), and Urdu (122.36%)


Among politicians, Maryam Rajavi ranks 10,437 out of 19,576Before her are Theobald II of Blois, Yi San-hae, Ernst I, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg, Ross Perot, Oleksandr Moroz, and Paul Vanden Boeynants. After her are Vjosa Osmani, Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin, Ahn Changho, Aulus Terentius Varro Murena, D. N. Aidit, and Liliana Segre.

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Among people born in 1953, Maryam Rajavi ranks 151Before her are Esther Hayut, Gideon Levy, Kiti Mánver, Slavoljub Muslin, Leon Spinks, and Robert Zoellick. After her are Brigi Rafini, Attilio Bettega, Colm Meaney, Wim Mertens, Georgina Rizk, and Lars Saabye Christensen.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Maryam Rajavi ranks 271 out of 631Before her are Abolqasem Lahouti (1887), Mohsen Fakhrizadeh (1958), Ahmad Kasravi (1890), Kamāl al-Dīn al-Fārisī (1265), Abdullah Mirza (1433), and Ali-Reza Pahlavi (1966). After her are Lady Adela (1847), Leila Pahlavi (1970), Behrouz Vossoughi (1938), Hossein Wahid Khorasani (1921), Malek Jahan Khanom (1805), and Asghar Farhadi (1972).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Maryam Rajavi ranks 133Before her are Mohammad Beheshti (1928), Mithridates IV of Parthia (null), Mostafa Chamran (1932), Ariobarzanes of Persis (-368), Farahnaz Pahlavi (1963), and Abdullah Mirza (1433). After her are Lady Adela (1847), Malek Jahan Khanom (1805), Abdul Rahman Ghassemlou (1930), Mirza Kuchik Khan (1880), Ahmad Qavam (1876), and Ali-Morad Khan Zand (1779).