Samora Machel

1933 - 1986

Samora Machel

Samora Moisés Machel (29 September 1933 – 19 October 1986) was a Mozambican military commander, politician and revolutionary. A socialist in the tradition of Marxism–Leninism, he served as the first President of Mozambique from the country's independence in 1975. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samora Machel has received more than 698,483 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,479th most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 62.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 48

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.74

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.53

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Samora Machel ranks 2,462 out of 14,801Before him are Theobald I of Navarre, Wilfred the Hairy, Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia, Eleanor of Toledo, Wilhelmine Amalia of Brunswick-Lüneburg, and Robert IV of Sablé. After him are Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria, Psusennes I, Artur Axmann, Alexandru Ioan Cuza, Boris Johnson, and Rafic Hariri.

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Among people born in 1933, Samora Machel ranks 51Before him are Edmund Phelps, Charles K. Kao, Gene Wilder, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, Godfried Danneels, and Gian Maria Volonté. After him are John Gurdon, Willie Nelson, Henryk Górecki, John Mayall, Elizabeth Montgomery, and Joan Collins. Among people deceased in 1986, Samora Machel ranks 30Before him are L. Ron Hubbard, Leonid Kantorovich, Edward Adelbert Doisy, Jaroslav Seifert, James Rainwater, and Erich Koch. After him are Stanley Rous, Georgia O'Keeffe, Georges Dumézil, Nikolay Semyonov, Fritz Albert Lipmann, and Robert S. Mulliken.

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In Mozambique

Among people born in Mozambique, Samora Machel ranks 2 out of 22Before him are Eusébio (1942). After him are Carlos Queiroz (1953), Joaquim Chissano (1939), Armando Guebuza (1943), Graça Machel (1945), Mário Coluna (1935), Eduardo Mondlane (1920), Filipe Nyusi (1959), Afric Simone (1956), Júlio Duarte Langa (1927), and Alexandre José Maria dos Santos (1924).

Among POLITICIANS In Mozambique

Among politicians born in Mozambique, Samora Machel ranks 1After him are Joaquim Chissano (1939), Armando Guebuza (1943), Graça Machel (1945), Eduardo Mondlane (1920), Filipe Nyusi (1959), Carlos Agostinho do Rosário (1954), and Luísa Diogo (1958).

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