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Yusuf Adil Shah

1459 - 1510

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Yusuf Adil Shah (1450–1510), referred as Adil Khan or Hidalcão by the Portuguese, was the founder of the Adil Shahi dynasty that ruled the Sultanate of Bijapur for nearly two centuries. As the founder of the newly formed Bijapur dynasty (as the Adil Shahi dynasty is also known), Yusuf Adil Shah is credited with developing the town of Bijapur and elevating it to significant status. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yusuf Adil Shah has received more than 170,951 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Yusuf Adil Shah is the 14,868th most popular politician, the 352nd most popular biography from Iran and the 170th most popular Iranian Politician.

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Among politicians, Yusuf Adil Shah ranks 14,868 out of 15,577Before him are Bautista Saavedra, Nicolaas Pierson, Osric of Northumbria, Clemente Mastella, Pedro Varela, and Bill Richardson. After him are William Warham, Josef Feistmantl, Guido Knopp, Ruth Perry, João Pinheiro Chagas, and Adriano Directo Emperado.

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Among people born in 1459, Yusuf Adil Shah ranks 17Before him are Michael Sittow, Cima da Conegliano, Conrad Celtes, Hadım Sinan Pasha, Jean Mouton, and John I, Count Palatine of Simmern.  Among people deceased in 1510, Yusuf Adil Shah ranks 16Before him are Giovanni Sforza, Mandukhai, Sidonie of Poděbrady, Georges d'Amboise, Frederick of Saxony, and Johann Geiler von Kaysersberg.

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Among people born in Iran, Yusuf Adil Shah ranks 352 out of 528Before him are Rita (1962), Mahmoud Namjoo (1918), Nasser Hejazi (1949), Dariush (1951), Bahman Ghobadi (1969), and Azar Nafisi (1955). After him are Andy (1958), Shahram Nazeri (1950), Mohammad Ali Jafari (1957), Andranik Eskandarian (1951), Shahrnush Parsipur (1946), and Cumrun Vafa (1960).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Yusuf Adil Shah ranks 170Before him are Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf (1961), Hadi Khosroshahi (1939), Hassan Habibi (1937), Gholam-Ali Haddad-Adel (1945), Mohammad Mirmohammadi (1948), and Darius Khondji (1955). After him are Harold Nicolson (1886), Manouchehr Mottaki (1953), Eshaq Jahangiri (1958), Hossein Sheikholeslam (1952), Mohammad Reza Aref (1951), and Masoumeh Ebtekar (1960).