Masoumeh Ebtekar

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Masoumeh Ebtekar (Persian: معصومه ابتکار; born 21 September 1960) is an Iranian reformist politician, who was the Vice President of Iran for Women and Family Affairs, from 9 August 2017 to 1 September 2021. She previously headed Department of Environment from 1997 to 2005, making her the first female member in the cabinet of Iran since 1979 and the third in history. She held the same level of office from 2013 to 2017. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Masoumeh Ebtekar has received more than 358,494 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Masoumeh Ebtekar is the 16,703rd most popular politician (down from 15,643rd in 2019), the 430th most popular biography from Iran (down from 379th in 2019) and the 182nd most popular Iranian Politician.

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Among politicians, Masoumeh Ebtekar ranks 16,703 out of 19,576Before her are Michael Glos, Chris Dodd, Erskine Childers, Sigurður Eggerz, Rosy Bindi, and Võ Thị Ánh Xuân. After her are Cécile Kyenge, Clemente Mastella, Pita Limjaroenrat, Tahirou Congacou, LeRoy Pope Walker, and Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson.

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Among people born in 1960, Masoumeh Ebtekar ranks 441Before her are Predrag Nikolić, Volker Beck, Joey Belladonna, Michael Lewis, Christoph Schlingensief, and Claudia Losch. After her are Alexander Bashlachev, Ton Roosendaal, Mustapha El Biyaz, Brewster Kahle, Roger Taylor, and Khadija Arib.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Masoumeh Ebtekar ranks 430 out of 631Before her are Afshin Ghotbi (1964), Aylar Lie (1984), Mohammad Reza Aref (1951), Caucher Birkar (1978), Karim Bagheri (1974), and Yahya Golmohammadi (1971). After her are Ahmad NikTalab (1934), Parviz Parastui (1955), Gholam Hossein Mazloumi (1950), Shahab Hosseini (1974), Laleh (1982), and Hassan Rowshan (1955).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Masoumeh Ebtekar ranks 182Before her are Hadi Khosroshahi (1939), Yusuf Adil Shah (1459), Harold Nicolson (1886), Manouchehr Mottaki (1953), Eshaq Jahangiri (1958), and Mohammad Reza Aref (1951). After her are Esfandiar Rahim Mashaei (1960), Hossein Sheikholeslam (1952), Quli Qutb Shah (1470), Parviz Davoodi (1952), Hossein Rezazadeh (1978), and Fatemeh Rahbar (1964).