Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein

1912 - 2012

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Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein (Somali: Sheekh Mukhtaar Maxamed Xuseen, Arabic: الشيخ محمد حسين مختار‎‎; December 9, 1912 – June 12, 2012) was the Speaker of the Parliament of Somalia, and briefly an Acting President of Somalia in 1969. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein has received more than 54,763 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein is the 14,127th most popular politician (down from 12,650th in 2019), the 26th most popular biography from Somalia and the 19th most popular Somali Politician.

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Among politicians, Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein ranks 14,127 out of 15,710Before him are Nicolas Tiangaye, Jim Risch, Whitney Smith, Erkki Liikanen, James Marape, and Ulf Kristersson. After him are Mohamed Said Fofana, Manouchehr Mottaki, Roy Welensky, Connie Hedegaard, Rand Paul, and Harlem Désir.

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Among people born in 1912, Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein ranks 299Before him are Art Mollner, Tip O'Neill, Rudolf Stahl, Richard Carlson, Wendy Barrie, and Zohra Sehgal. After him are Tillie Olsen, Muriel Humphrey Brown, Henry M. Jackson, Studs Terkel, Danny Thomas, and Byron Nelson. Among people deceased in 2012, Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein ranks 382Before him are Mitch Lucker, Leslie Claudius, John Arden, Andrew Sarris, Jose Tomas Sanchez, and Joel Goldsmith. After him are Alex Karras, Kitty Wells, Turhan Bey, Les Leston, Homai Vyarawalla, and Eduard Ivanov.

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In Somalia

Among people born in Somalia, Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein ranks 26 out of 39Before him are Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud (1936), Abdi Farah Shirdon (1958), Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal (1928), Dahir Riyale Kahin (1952), Omar Sharmarke (1960), and Mo Farah (1983). After him are Hawa Abdi (1947), K'naan (1978), Barkhad Abdi (1985), Ali Mohammed Ghedi (1952), Abdi Bile (1962), and Ilhan Omar (1982).

Among POLITICIANS In Somalia

Among politicians born in Somalia, Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein ranks 19Before him are Sharif Sheikh Ahmed (1964), Muse Bihi Abdi (1948), Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud (1936), Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal (1928), Dahir Riyale Kahin (1952), and Omar Sharmarke (1960). After him are Ali Mohammed Ghedi (1952), Ilhan Omar (1982), and Abdiweli Gaas (1967).