Ramzi Yousef

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Ramzi Yousef

Ramzi Yousef (Arabic: رمزي يوسف‎ Ramzī Yūsuf; born 27 April 1968) is a Kuwaiti-Pakistani convicted terrorist who was one of the main perpetrators of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and the bombing of Philippine Airlines Flight 434; he was also a co-conspirator in the Bojinka plot. In 1995, he was arrested by the Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and U.S. Diplomatic Security Service at a guest house in Islamabad, Pakistan, while trying to set a bomb in a baby doll, then extradited to the United States. He was tried in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York along with two co-conspirators and was convicted of planning the Bojinka plot. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ramzi Yousef has received more than 1,905,127 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 164th most popular extremist.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among extremists, Ramzi Yousef ranks 162 out of 182Before him are John Hinckley Jr., Ahmad Sa'adat, John List, Joseph Paul Franklin, Zacarias Moussaoui, and Yoo Young-chul. After him are Dawood Ibrahim, Robert Pickton, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, Abubakar Shekau, Anwar al-Awlaki, and Karla Homolka.

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Among people born in 1968, Ramzi Yousef ranks 224Before him are James Frain, Seth Gilliam, Ishtar, Andreas Kisser, Gloria Trevi, and Akhtar Mansour. After him are Anto Drobnjak, Jaume Balagueró, Sandra Roelofs, Matteo Garrone, Yelena Vyalbe, and Sandrine Kiberlain.

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In Kuwait

Among people born in Kuwait, Ramzi Yousef ranks 9 out of 15Before him are Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah (1926), Queen Rania of Jordan (1970), Saad Al-Salim Al-Sabah (1930), Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah (1942), Nasser Al-Sabah (1940), and Abdullah Al-Salim Al-Sabah (1895). After him are Mishary Rashid Alafasy (1976), Fehaid Al-Deehani (1966), Yasser Al-Habib (1979), Bashar Abdullah (1977), Jihadi John (1988), and Bader Al-Mutawa (1985).

Among EXTREMISTS In Kuwait

Among extremists born in Kuwait, Ramzi Yousef ranks 1

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