Muhammad Ali Jinnah

1876 - 1948

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Muhammad Ali Jinnah (Urdu pronunciation: [mʊɦəm.məd̪ əliː d͡ʒɪnːɑːɦ], Gujarati pronunciation: [məɦ(ə)məd̪ əli d͡ʒʱiɽ̃ɑ]; born Mahomedali Jinnahbhai; 25 December 1876 – 11 September 1948) was a barrister, politician and the founder of Pakistan. Jinnah served as the leader of the All-India Muslim League from 1913 until the inception of Pakistan on 14 August 1947, and then as the Dominion of Pakistan's first governor-general until his death. He is revered in Pakistan as the Quaid-i-Azam ("Great Leader") and Baba-i-Qaum ("Father of the Nation"). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Muhammad Ali Jinnah has received more than 9,721,539 page views. His biography is available in 86 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 82 in 2019). Muhammad Ali Jinnah is the 2,198th most popular politician (down from 1,894th in 2019), the 8th most popular biography from Pakistan and the 4th most popular Pakistani Politician.

Muhammad Ali Jinnah was the founder of Pakistan and is most famous for his role in the creation of Pakistan.

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Among politicians, Muhammad Ali Jinnah ranks 2,198 out of 15,710Before him are Amanullah Khan, Albert I, Prince of Monaco, Tarō Asō, Barsine, Mohammad Khodabanda, and Fahri Korutürk. After him are James III of Scotland, Ajax the Lesser, Leopold V, Duke of Austria, Huayna Capac, Blanche I of Navarre, and Edmund Ironside.

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Among people born in 1876, Muhammad Ali Jinnah ranks 22Before him are Manuel de Falla, Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Belgium, Róbert Bárány, Adolf Windaus, Hermann Müller, and Maxim Litvinov. After him are Dragutin Dimitrijević, Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia, Otto Diels, Kim Koo, Max Jacob, and Elsa Einstein. Among people deceased in 1948, Muhammad Ali Jinnah ranks 23Before him are Ruth Benedict, Kurt Schwitters, Witold Pilecki, Maria Mandl, Karl Gebhardt, and Jan Masaryk. After him are Arthur Liebehenschel, Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta, Theodor Morell, Zelda Fitzgerald, Georges Bernanos, and John J. Pershing.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah ranks 8 out of 158Before him are Shah Jahan (1592), Chanakya (-375), Guru Nanak (1469), Muhammad Iqbal (1877), Bhagat Singh (1907), and Porus (-400). After him are Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (1910), Pāṇini (-500), Benazir Bhutto (1953), Vasubandhu (400), Asanga (300), and Kanishka (78).

Among POLITICIANS In Pakistan

Among politicians born in Pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah ranks 4Before him are Akbar (1542), Shah Jahan (1592), and Porus (-400). After him are Benazir Bhutto (1953), Kanishka (78), Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (1928), Aga Khan III (1877), Muhammad bin Tughluq (1290), Manmohan Singh (1932), Ranjit Singh (1780), and Imran Khan (1952).