Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha

1493 - 1536

Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha

Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ("Ibrahim Pasha of Parga"; c. 1495 – 15 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 a Christian, was enslaved during his youth. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha has received more than 712,416 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 212th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ranks 210 out of 14,801Before him are Klemens von Metternich, Louis XII of France, William the Silent, Heraclius, Lee Kuan Yew, and Charles the Bald. After him are Mars, George W. Bush, Salvador Allende, Osman II, Alexander I of Russia, and Ögedei Khan.

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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, Yamamoto Kansuke, Nicolaus Olahus, and Justus Jonas. Among people deceased in 1536, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ranks 3Before him are Erasmus and Anne Boleyn. After him are Catherine of Aragon, Germaine of Foix, Baldassare Peruzzi, Francis III, Duke of Brittany, William Tyndale, Cecilia Gallerani, John of Leiden, Garcilaso de la Vega, and Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ranks 30 out of 698Before him are Themistocles (-524), Xenophon (-430), Hayreddin Barbarossa (1478), Demosthenes (-384), Protagoras (-486), and Leonidas I (-540). After him are Pyrrhus of Epirus (-318), Myron (-500), Cleisthenes (-565), Aristarchus of Samos (-311), Nurbanu Sultan (1525), and Polybius (-208).


Among politicians born in Greece, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha ranks 8Before him are Pericles (-494), Philip II of Macedon (-382), Kösem Sultan (1590), Bayezid II (1447), Demosthenes (-384), and Leonidas I (-540). After him are Cleisthenes (-565), Alcibiades (-450), Solon (-638), Xanthippe (-500), Irene of Athens (752), and Peleus (null).

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