Mohammed Omar

1962 - 2013

Mohammed Omar

Mullah Mohammed Omar (Pashto: ملا محمد عمر‎, Mullā Muḥammad 'Umar; c. 1960 – 23 April 2013), widely known as Mullah Omar, was an Afghan mujahideen commander who led the Taliban, and founded the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan in 1996.Born into a poor family with no political connections, Omar graduated from Darul Uloom Haqqania in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. During the 1980s, he joined the Afghan mujahideen in their war against the Soviet Union and the communist Democratic Republic of Afghanistan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mohammed Omar has received more than 1,919,529 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,933rd most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.9M

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  • 55.60

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Mohammed Omar ranks 5,896 out of 14,801Before him are Zhang Juzheng, Gustavo Díaz Ordaz, Ata-Malik Juvayni, Boris Skossyreff, Leonor Teles, and Wirich Philipp von Daun. After him are William A. Wheeler, Arthur Greiser, Kim Chaek, Princess Hildegard of Bavaria, Tokugawa Ieyoshi, and Diego, Prince of Asturias.

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Among people born in 1962, Mohammed Omar ranks 27Before him are Manuel Valls, Jordan Belfort, Stephen Chow, Dave Gahan, Anthony Kiedis, and Carlos Sainz. After him are Thomas Kretschmann, Milo Đukanović, Marcia Cross, Evander Holyfield, Gabe Newell, and Christiane F.. Among people deceased in 2013, Mohammed Omar ranks 92Before him are Colin Wilson, Otto Sander, Otfried Preußler, Roger Ebert, Frederik Pohl, and Taihō Kōki. After him are Pedro Rocha, Julie Harris, Ali Kafi, José Froilán González, James Gandolfini, and Arthur Danto.

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In Afghanistan

Among people born in Afghanistan, Mohammed Omar ranks 38 out of 89Before him are Khaled Hosseini (1965), Ashraf Ghani (1949), Khalil Sultan (1384), Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006), Dost Mohammad Khan (1793), and Gulbuddin Hekmatyar (1949). After him are Tahir ibn Husayn (776), Abdul Rashid Dostum (1954), Abu Sa'id Mirza (1424), Sanai (1080), Muhammad Shah (1702), and Ashraf Hotak (1700).

Among POLITICIANS In Afghanistan

Among politicians born in Afghanistan, Mohammed Omar ranks 27Before him are Mohammad Najibullah (1947), Bairam Khan (1501), Ashraf Ghani (1949), Khalil Sultan (1384), Dost Mohammad Khan (1793), and Gulbuddin Hekmatyar (1949). After him are Tahir ibn Husayn (776), Abdul Rashid Dostum (1954), Abu Sa'id Mirza (1424), Muhammad Shah (1702), Ashraf Hotak (1700), and Sher Ali Khan (1825).

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