Peter Obi

1961 - Today

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Peter Gregory Onwubuasi Obi (Igbo: [òbí] ; born 19 July 1961) is a Nigerian politician, statesman, political activist and businessman who served as the Governor of Anambra State from June 2007 to March 2014. He has previously held the position from March to November 2006 and February to May 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Obi has received more than 1,587,504 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Obi is the 18,940th most popular politician, the 156th most popular biography from Nigeria and the 26th most popular Nigerian Politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 32.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.70

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Peter Obis by language

Over the past year Peter Obi has had the most page views in the with 188,533 views, followed by French (3,979), and German (2,495). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (274.27%), Hausa (246.09%), and Polish (174.14%)


Among politicians, Peter Obi ranks 18,940 out of 19,576Before him are Toni Brunner, Dipangkorn Rasmijoti, Patrick Sensburg, Margarete Schramböck, Mark Begich, and Mohamed Muizzu. After him are Jackie Walorski, Pete Stark, Dominic Cummings, Don Siegelman, Joachim B. Olsen, and Peres Jepchirchir.

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Among people born in 1961, Peter Obi ranks 827Before him are Gary Shaw, Ewa Björling, Lui Morais, Kazuyori Mochizuki, Thomas Hoeren, and M. M. Keeravani. After him are Fatima Whitbread, Dinesh D'Souza, Cathy Cavadini, Will Self, Yvonne McGregor, and Ramesh Krishnan.

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In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Peter Obi ranks 156 out of 309Before him are Chidi Odiah (1983), Lukman Haruna (1990), Benedict Iroha (1969), Sunday Bada (1969), Innocent Emeghara (1989), and Alloysius Agu (1967). After him are Chioma Ajunwa (1970), Glory Alozie (1977), Moses Simon (1995), Justice Christopher (1981), Ogenyi Onazi (1992), and Wunmi Mosaku (1986).

Among POLITICIANS In Nigeria

Among politicians born in Nigeria, Peter Obi ranks 26Before him are Obafemi Awolowo (1909), Moshood Abiola (1937), Yemi Osinbajo (1957), Muhammadu Maccido (1928), Adebayo Adedeji (1930), and Namadi Sambo (1954). After him are Blessing Oborududu (1989).