Mohammed Nadir Shah

1883 - 1933

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Muhammad Nadir Shah (Pashto: محمد نادر شاه‎, Persian: محمد نادر شاه‎ – born Muhammad Nadir Khan; 9 April 1883 – 8 November 1933) was King of Afghanistan from 15 October 1929 until his assassination in November 1933. Previously, he served as Minister of War, Afghan Ambassador to France, and as a general in the military of Afghanistan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mohammed Nadir Shah has received more than 419,829 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Mohammed Nadir Shah is the 2,524th most popular politician (up from 3,146th in 2019), the 80th most popular biography from India (up from 91st in 2019) and the 26th most popular Indian Politician.

Mohammed Nadir Shah is most famous for being the ruler of Afghanistan from 1933 to 1973. He is also known for his military campaigns against the British Empire, India, and Iran.

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Among politicians, Mohammed Nadir Shah ranks 2,524 out of 15,710Before him are Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Thabo Mbeki, Ferdinand, Duke of Parma, Bartolomeo Eustachi, Joseph P. Kennedy Sr., and Alcinous. After him are Kārlis Ulmanis, Hans-Georg von Friedeburg, Walter Scheel, Gerard de Ridefort, Basiliscus, and François Grimaldi.

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Among people born in 1883, Mohammed Nadir Shah ranks 36Before him are Douglas Fairbanks, Wang Jingwei, Norman Haworth, Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov, A. S. Neill, and Peter Kürten. After him are Alexander Yegorov, Nina Ricci, Georgios Papanikolaou, Giovanni Messe, Angela Hitler, and Max Linder. Among people deceased in 1933, Mohammed Nadir Shah ranks 10Before him are Constantine P. Cavafy, Calvin Coolidge, John Galsworthy, Faisal I of Iraq, 13th Dalai Lama, and Sándor Ferenczi. After him are Albert Calmette, Stefan George, Nikolai Yudenich, Wilhelm Cuno, Annie Besant, and Oskar Potiorek.

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Among people born in India, Mohammed Nadir Shah ranks 80 out of 1,227Before him are Sher Shah Suri (1486), Rajiv Gandhi (1944), Satyendra Nath Bose (1894), Bahadur Shah Zafar (1775), Vyasa (-390), and Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (1888). After him are Razia Sultana (1205), Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (1486), Satyajit Ray (1921), Kasturba Gandhi (1869), Bindusara (-320), and Syed Ahmad Khan (1817).


Among politicians born in India, Mohammed Nadir Shah ranks 26Before him are Harsha (590), Śuddhodana (-590), Sher Shah Suri (1486), Rajiv Gandhi (1944), Bahadur Shah Zafar (1775), and Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (1888). After him are Razia Sultana (1205), Bindusara (-320), Ajatashatru (-500), Rajendra Prasad (1884), Samudragupta (335), and Sambhaji (1657).