Mehmet Ali Talat

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Mehmet Ali Talat (born 6 July 1952) is a Turkish Cypriot politician who served as the President of Northern Cyprus from 2005 to 2010. Talat is the leader of the social democratic Republican Turkish Party (Turkish: Cumhuriyetçi Türk Partisi, CTP), having previously held this position between 1996 and 2005. He became prime minister in 2004, and subsequently won the presidential election held on 17 April 2005. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mehmet Ali Talat has received more than 66,269 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Mehmet Ali Talat is the 10,090th most popular politician (down from 9,127th in 2019), the 29th most popular biography from Cyprus (down from 27th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Cypriot Politician.

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Among politicians, Mehmet Ali Talat ranks 10,090 out of 15,710Before him are Chen Jiongming, Ernest Augustus II, Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Brihadratha Maurya, Eero Mäntyranta, Tarmashirin, and Constantine III, King of Armenia. After him are Magdalena Sibylla of Saxe-Weissenfels, Maurice Hilleman, Guilhermina Suggia, Raymond-Roupen, Puzur-Ashur I, and Euphrosyne.

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Among people born in 1952, Mehmet Ali Talat ranks 172Before him are Kaija Saariaho, Mustafa Abdul Jalil, Jacques Santini, Hulusi Akar, Randy Savage, and Nile Rodgers. After him are Karl Bartos, Tatyana Prorochenko, Yasuhiko Okudera, Ian Hill, Atsuyoshi Furuta, and Dalia Itzik.

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Among people born in Cyprus, Mehmet Ali Talat ranks 29 out of 57Before him are Derviş Eroğlu (1938), Spyros Kyprianou (1932), John II of Cyprus (1418), Marie of Lusignan, Queen of Aragon (1273), George Vassiliou (1931), and Anna Vissi (1957). After him are Sotiris Kaiafas (1949), Ioannis Frangoudis (1863), John II of Jerusalem (1260), Paul IV of Constantinople (null), Androulla Vassiliou (1943), and Marcos Baghdatis (1985).


Among politicians born in Cyprus, Mehmet Ali Talat ranks 21Before him are Nikos Sampson (1935), Derviş Eroğlu (1938), Spyros Kyprianou (1932), John II of Cyprus (1418), Marie of Lusignan, Queen of Aragon (1273), and George Vassiliou (1931). After him are John II of Jerusalem (1260), Androulla Vassiliou (1943), and Markos Kyprianou (1960).