Mustafa Akıncı

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Mustafa Akıncı (Turkish pronunciation: [mustaˈfa akɯnˈdʒɯ]; born 28 December 1947) is a Turkish Cypriot politician who was the President of Northern Cyprus from April 2015 until October 2020. An architect by profession, Akıncı in 1976 became the first elected mayor of the Nicosia Turkish Municipality in Northern Cyprus, at the age of 28. He defeated a candidate endorsed by President Rauf Denktaş as the candidate of the Communal Liberation Party (TKP). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mustafa Akıncı has received more than 217,890 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Mustafa Akıncı is the 4,698th most popular politician (down from 4,514th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Cyprus and the 7th most popular Cypriot Politician.

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Among politicians, Mustafa Akıncı ranks 4,698 out of 15,710Before him are Jeremi Wiśniowiecki, Emperor Yōmei, Sin-Muballit, Peter Delyan, Georg von Hertling, and Tsarevna Catherine Ivanovna of Russia. After him are Matilda of England, Duchess of Saxony, Princess Milica of Serbia, Kim Jae-gyu, Pim Fortuyn, Ordoño I of Asturias, and Charles, Cardinal of Lorraine.

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Among people born in 1947, Mustafa Akıncı ranks 76Before him are Ben Cross, Meat Loaf, Carla Del Ponte, Yukio Hatoyama, Cozy Powell, and Temple Grandin. After him are Mariska Veres, James Patterson, Dwight Schultz, Roger D. Kornberg, Wes Studi, and Viktor Belenko.

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Among people born in Cyprus, Mustafa Akıncı ranks 12 out of 57Before him are Nicos Anastasiades (1946), Saint Spyridon (270), Rauf Denktaş (1924), Demetris Christofias (1946), Michael Cacoyannis (1922), and Tassos Papadopoulos (1934). After him are John the Merciful (550), Alparslan Türkeş (1917), Leo V, King of Armenia (1342), Glafcos Clerides (1919), Isaac Komnenos of Cyprus (1155), and Evagoras I (-435).


Among politicians born in Cyprus, Mustafa Akıncı ranks 7Before him are Ptolemy XII Auletes (-117), Makarios III (1913), Nicos Anastasiades (1946), Rauf Denktaş (1924), Demetris Christofias (1946), and Tassos Papadopoulos (1934). After him are Alparslan Türkeş (1917), Leo V, King of Armenia (1342), Glafcos Clerides (1919), Isaac Komnenos of Cyprus (1155), Evagoras I (-435), and Peter I of Cyprus (1328).