Omar Sharmarke

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Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke (pronunciation ; Somali: Cumar Cabdirashiid Cali Sharmaarke, Arabic: عمر شرماركي) (born 18 June 1960), popularly known as Omar Sharmarke, is a Somali diplomat and politician. From 2009 to 2010, he was the Prime Minister of Somalia. He subsequently briefly served as Somalia's Ambassador to the United States in 2014. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Omar Sharmarke has received more than 32,814 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Omar Sharmarke is the 13,691st most popular politician (down from 12,865th in 2019), the 24th most popular biography from Somalia (down from 20th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Somali Politician.

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Among politicians, Omar Sharmarke ranks 13,691 out of 15,710Before him are Rose Cleveland, Iñigo Urkullu, Artatama I, Samprati, Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani, and Ling Jihua. After him are Susan Rice, Dmitry Kozak, Afonso Dhlakama, Douglas Hurd, Sonny Perdue, and Marcus Plautius Silvanus.

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Among people born in 1960, Omar Sharmarke ranks 331Before him are Svetlana Kitić, P. C. Cast, Phillip Rhee, Guy Fletcher, Karra Elejalde, and Bill Prady. After him are Karita Mattila, Komi Sélom Klassou, Linford Christie, Olivier Gruner, Oksana Zabuzhko, and Stanley Tong.

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In Somalia

Among people born in Somalia, Omar Sharmarke ranks 24 out of 39Before him are Sharif Sheikh Ahmed (1964), Muse Bihi Abdi (1948), Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud (1936), Abdi Farah Shirdon (1958), Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal (1928), and Dahir Riyale Kahin (1952). After him are Mo Farah (1983), Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein (1912), Hawa Abdi (1947), K'naan (1978), Barkhad Abdi (1985), and Ali Mohammed Ghedi (1952).

Among POLITICIANS In Somalia

Among politicians born in Somalia, Omar Sharmarke ranks 18Before him are Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (1962), Sharif Sheikh Ahmed (1964), Muse Bihi Abdi (1948), Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud (1936), Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal (1928), and Dahir Riyale Kahin (1952). After him are Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein (1912), Ali Mohammed Ghedi (1952), Ilhan Omar (1982), and Abdiweli Gaas (1967).