Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha

1493 - 1536

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Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ("Ibrahim Pasha of Parga"; c. 1495 – 5 March 1536), also known as Frenk Ibrahim Pasha ("the Westerner"), Makbul Ibrahim Pasha ("the Favorite"), which later changed to Maktul Ibrahim Pasha ("the Executed") after his execution in the Topkapı Palace, was the first Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire appointed by Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent. Ibrahim, born as Orthodox Christian, was enslaved during his youth. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha has received more than 1,526,956 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia. Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha is the 241st most popular politician (down from 196th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Greece (up from 33rd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Greek Politician.

Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha is most famous for being the Ottoman governor of Egypt from 1805 to 1811.

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Over the past year Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha has had the most page views in the with 272,555 views, followed by Russian (236,320), and English (185,394). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Portuguese (1,093.48%), Slovenian (1,023.22%), and Latin (556.04%)


Among politicians, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ranks 241 out of 19,576Before him are Thutmose III, Caracalla, Catherine I of Russia, Empress Dowager Cixi, Şehzade Mustafa, and Suleiman II. After him are Leonidas I, Muhammad Ali of Egypt, Domitian, Muawiyah I, Cleisthenes, and Ferdinand I of Austria.

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Among people born in 1493, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ranks 2Before him is Paracelsus. After him are Maximilian Sforza, William IV, Duke of Bavaria, Anne de Montmorency, Sten Sture the Younger, Olaus Petri, Tansen, Clarice de' Medici, Nicolaus Olahus, Eleonora Gonzaga, Duchess of Urbino, and Yamamoto Kansuke. Among people deceased in 1536, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ranks 3Before him are Erasmus, and Anne Boleyn. After him are Catherine of Aragon, Baldassare Peruzzi, Germaine of Foix, William Tyndale, Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset, Francis III, Duke of Brittany, Garcilaso de la Vega, John of Leiden, and Cecilia Gallerani.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ranks 31 out of 1,024Before him are Bayezid II (1447), Spartacus (-109), Phidias (-490), Hayreddin Barbarossa (1478), Xenophon (-430), and Demosthenes (-384). After him are Leonidas I (-540), Muhammad Ali of Egypt (1769), Ptolemy I Soter (-367), Nurbanu Sultan (1525), Cleisthenes (-565), and Gorgias (-483).


Among politicians born in Greece, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ranks 7Before him are Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (1881), Pericles (-494), Kösem Sultan (1590), Philip II of Macedon (-382), Bayezid II (1447), and Demosthenes (-384). After him are Leonidas I (-540), Muhammad Ali of Egypt (1769), Cleisthenes (-565), Solon (-638), Alcibiades (-450), and Constantine II of Greece (1940).