Mohammad Reza Aref

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Mohammad Reza Aref (Persian: محمدرضا عارف, born 19 December 1951) is an Iranian engineer, academic and reformist politician who was the parliamentary leader of reformists' Hope fraction in the Iranian Parliament, representing Tehran, Rey, Shemiranat and Eslamshahr. Aref has also been heading the Reformists' Supreme Council for Policymaking since its establishment in 2015.He was the second first vice president from 2001 to 2005 under Mohammad Khatami. He previously served as Minister Information and Communications Technology and head of Management and Planning Organization in Khatami's first cabinet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mohammad Reza Aref has received more than 95,385 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Mohammad Reza Aref is the 13,877th most popular politician (down from 12,905th in 2019), the 335th most popular biography from Iran and the 161st most popular Iranian Politician.

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Among politicians, Mohammad Reza Aref ranks 13,877 out of 15,710Before him are Waldemar Pawlak, Jose Maria Sison, Erwin Huber, Bjarni Benediktsson, Prince Aimone, Duke of Apulia, and Jorge Fernández Díaz. After him are Prince Félix of Luxembourg, Eric Holder, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, Philip Schuyler, John Ballance, and Peyton Randolph.

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Among people born in 1951, Mohammad Reza Aref ranks 432Before him are Carlo Vanzina, Helen Zille, Helen Shaver, Ria Stalman, Demetrios Christodoulou, and Konrad Weise. After him are Eric Holder, Māris Gailis, George Karl, Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh, Costică Ștefănescu, and Anne-Karine Strøm.

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Among people born in Iran, Mohammad Reza Aref ranks 335 out of 463Before him are Shahrnush Parsipur (1946), Afshin Ghotbi (1964), Mehdi Mahdavikia (1977), Leila Hatami (1972), Ali Karimi (1978), and Nazanin Boniadi (1979). After him are Sardar Azmoun (1995), Guity Novin (1944), Reza Hosseini Nassab (1960), Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani (1967), Kayhan Kalhor (1963), and Manouchehr Mottaki (1953).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Mohammad Reza Aref ranks 161Before him are Hassan Habibi (1937), Eshaq Jahangiri (1958), Mohsen Rezaee (1954), Darius Khondji (1955), Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf (1961), and Nusrat Bhutto (1929). After him are Manouchehr Mottaki (1953), Hossein Rezazadeh (1978), Hadi Khosroshahi (1939), Saeed Jalili (1965), Abdolmalek Rigi (1979), and Valerie Jarrett (1956).

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