Samori Ture

1830 - 1900

Samori Ture

Samori Ture (c. 1830 – June 2, 1900), also known as Samori Toure, Samory Touré, or Almamy Samore Lafiya Toure, was a Muslim cleric, a slave raider, and the founder and leader of the Wassoulou Empire, an Islamic empire that was in present-day north and south-eastern Guinea and included part of north-eastern Sierra Leone, part of Mali, part of northern Côte d'Ivoire and part of southern Burkina Faso. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samori Ture has received more than 220,231 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6,041st most popular politician.

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  • 23

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  • 2.96

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Among politicians, Samori Ture ranks 6,011 out of 14,801Before him are John Russell, 1st Earl Russell, Francesco III Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, Honoré III, Prince of Monaco, Proclus of Constantinople, Rei Kawakubo, and Mirian III of Iberia. After him are Galeazzo II Visconti, Tokugawa Ienobu, Einar Gerhardsen, Neferkare II, Inca Roca, and Archduchess Maria Anna Josepha of Austria.

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Among people born in 1830, Samori Ture ranks 27Before him are Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges, Princess Elisabeth of Saxony, Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, Jules de Goncourt, Albert Bierstadt, and Karl Goldmark. After him are Princess Eugénie of Sweden, Yoshida Shōin, Alexei Savrasov, Carmine Crocco, François-Marie Raoult, and Theodor Leschetizky. Among people deceased in 1900, Samori Ture ranks 33Before him are David Edward Hughes, Robert Luther, Francis, Duke of Teck, Kuroda Kiyotaka, Eugenio Beltrami, and Stephen Crane. After him are Duchess Alexandra of Oldenburg, Mihály Munkácsy, Sergei Korsakoff, Elwin Bruno Christoffel, Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann, and Wilhelm Leibl.

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In Guinea

Among people born in Guinea, Samori Ture ranks 6 out of 20Before him are Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1758), Ahmed Sékou Touré (1922), Alpha Condé (1938), Sundiata Keita (1190), and Lansana Conté (1934). After him are Robert Sarah (1945), Mory Kanté (1950), Moussa Dadis Camara (1964), Jean-Marie Doré (1938), Mohamed Said Fofana (1952), and Ahmed Tidiane Souaré (1951).