Sibghatullah Mojaddedi

1925 - 2019

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Sibghatullah Mojaddedi (Pashto: صبغت الله مجددي; Dari: صبغت‌الله مجددی; 27 September 1926 – 11 February 2019) was an Afghan politician, who served as Acting President after the fall of Mohammad Najibullah's government in April 1992. He was the first leader to call for armed resistance against the Soviet-backed regime in 1979 and founded the Afghan National Liberation Front at the time; later becoming a respected figure among the various Afghan mujahideen. He served as the chairman of the 2003 loya jirga that approved Afghanistan's new constitution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sibghatullah Mojaddedi has received more than 287,949 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Sibghatullah Mojaddedi is the 2,732nd most popular politician (up from 4,772nd in 2019), the 26th most popular biography from Afghanistan (up from 39th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Sibghatullah Mojaddedi ranks 2,732 out of 15,577Before him are Philip II, Duke of Savoy, Nero Julius Caesar, Georges Couthon, Archduke Ernest of Austria, Eric IV of Denmark, and Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona. After him are Mentuhotep I, Ahmad Shah Qajar, Spitamenes, Valentina Visconti, Duchess of Orléans, Telamon, and Princess Astrid, Mrs. Ferner.

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Among people born in 1925, Sibghatullah Mojaddedi ranks 49Before him are Milton Obote, Sam Peckinpah, Oona O'Neill, Luciano Berio, Gerald Durrell, and Robert Venturi. After him are Jacques Delors, George Kennedy, Roy J. Glauber, Barbara Bush, Simon van der Meer, and Bülent Ecevit. Among people deceased in 2019, Sibghatullah Mojaddedi ranks 39Before him are Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Gordon Banks, Mariss Jansons, Beji Caid Essebsi, B. J. Habibie, and Li Peng. After him are Marie Laforêt, Ferdinand Piëch, Franco Columbu, Ratko Janev, Giya Kancheli, and Claudine Auger.

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In Afghanistan

Among people born in Afghanistan, Sibghatullah Mojaddedi ranks 26 out of 145Before him are Gulbuddin Hekmatyar (1949), Nur Muhammad Taraki (1917), Abdul Rashid Dostum (1954), Ahmad Shah Durrani (1722), Alp-Tegin (963), and Abdur Rahman Khan (1844). After him are Mohammad Najibullah (1947), Kamāl ud-Dīn Behzād (1450), Ashraf Ghani (1949), Nur Jahan (1577), Sultan Husayn Bayqara (1438), and Moinuddin Chishti (1142).

Among POLITICIANS In Afghanistan

Among politicians born in Afghanistan, Sibghatullah Mojaddedi ranks 21Before him are Gulbuddin Hekmatyar (1949), Nur Muhammad Taraki (1917), Abdul Rashid Dostum (1954), Ahmad Shah Durrani (1722), Alp-Tegin (963), and Abdur Rahman Khan (1844). After him are Mohammad Najibullah (1947), Ashraf Ghani (1949), Sultan Husayn Bayqara (1438), Moinuddin Chishti (1142), Menander I (-190), and Hibatullah Akhundzada (1961).