Sheikh Hasina

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Sheikh Hasina (Bengali: শেখ হাসিনা, /'ʃekʰ ɦɐsɪna/, SHEKH ha-si-na; English: , SHAYK hə-SEE-nə; born 28 September 1947), also known by her married name Sheikh Hasina Wazed (Bengali: শেখ হাসিনা ওয়াজেদ), is a Bangladeshi politician serving as the 11th and 13th Prime Minister of the government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, having held the office since January 2009. Having previously served as Prime Minister for five years, she is the longest-serving Prime Minister in the history of Bangladesh. Hasina is the daughter of Bangladesh's first President and founding father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the eldest of his five children. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sheikh Hasina has received more than 2,761,750 page views. Her biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 75 in 2019). Sheikh Hasina is the 5,060th most popular politician (down from 2,950th in 2019), the 8th most popular biography from Bangladesh (down from 5th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Bangladeshi Politician.

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  • 78

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Among politicians, Sheikh Hasina ranks 5,060 out of 15,710Before her are Ny-Hor, Haakon Ericsson, Moncef Marzouki, Eystein I of Norway, László Csatáry, and Reginald Johnston. After her are Karl Nesselrode, Khayu, Gaius Marius the Younger, Nizam-ul-Mulk, Asaf Jah I, Bikheris, and Dalmatius.

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Among people born in 1947, Sheikh Hasina ranks 85Before her are Dwight Schultz, Roger D. Kornberg, Wes Studi, Viktor Belenko, Klaus Schulze, and Jan Garbarek. After her are Roy Hodgson, Joe Mantegna, F. R. David, Martha Nussbaum, Ry Cooder, and Richard Jenkins.

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In Bangladesh

Among people born in Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina ranks 8 out of 43Before her are Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (1920), Abdul Hamid (1944), Atiśa (982), Chandragupta I (250), William Beveridge (1879), and Zillur Rahman (1929). After her are Jagadish Chandra Bose (1858), Sri Chinmoy (1931), Anandamayi Ma (1896), Iajuddin Ahmed (1931), Ziaur Rahman (1936), and Begum Rokeya (1880).

Among POLITICIANS In Bangladesh

Among politicians born in Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina ranks 5Before her are Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (1920), Abdul Hamid (1944), Chandragupta I (250), and Zillur Rahman (1929). After her are Iajuddin Ahmed (1931), Ziaur Rahman (1936), Khawaja Nazimuddin (1894), Shahabuddin Ahmed (1930), Khondaker Mostaq Ahmad (1918), Tajuddin Ahmad (1925), and Abdur Rahman Biswas (1926).