Zillur Rahman

1929 - 2013

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Mohammed Zillur Rahman (9 March 1929 – 20 March 2013) was a Bangladeshi politician who served as the President from 2009 to his death in 2013. He was also a senior presidium member of the Awami League. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zillur Rahman has received more than 313,436 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Zillur Rahman is the 7,516th most popular politician (down from 6,300th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Bangladesh (down from 10th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Bangladeshi Politician.

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Among politicians, Zillur Rahman ranks 7,516 out of 19,576Before him are Princess Friederike of Hesse-Darmstadt, Fyodor Okhlopkov, Mandukhai, Jusuf Kalla, Hyon Yong-chol, and Jacques Cœur. After him are Arthur Phillip, Deng Yingchao, Jan Tschichold, Nominoe, Alfred Escher, and Xiomara Castro.

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Among people born in 1929, Zillur Rahman ranks 147Before him are Jaakko Hintikka, Aleksandra Pakhmutova, Eva Schloss, Poul Schlüter, Christos Sartzetakis, and Alain Tanner. After him are Roger Byrne, P. Ramlee, Katherine Helmond, Andre Gunder Frank, John C. Bogle, and Lennart Skoglund. Among people deceased in 2013, Zillur Rahman ranks 112Before him are Tuncel Kurtiz, Alvin Lee, Rosalía Mera, Colin Wilson, Dokka Umarov, and Bernadette Lafont. After him are Pietro Mennea, Yevdokiya Mekshilo, Seki Matsunaga, Dennis Farina, Pran, and Marcel Reich-Ranicki.

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In Bangladesh

Among people born in Bangladesh, Zillur Rahman ranks 12 out of 74Before him are Abdul Hamid (1944), Jagadish Chandra Bose (1858), Chandragupta I (250), William Beveridge (1879), Mohammed Shahabuddin (1949), and Begum Rokeya (1880). After him are Ziaur Rahman (1936), Chittaranjan Das (1869), Meghnad Saha (1893), Khawaja Nazimuddin (1894), Iajuddin Ahmed (1931), and Anandamayi Ma (1896).

Among POLITICIANS In Bangladesh

Among politicians born in Bangladesh, Zillur Rahman ranks 6Before him are Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (1920), Sheikh Hasina (1947), Abdul Hamid (1944), Chandragupta I (250), and Mohammed Shahabuddin (1949). After him are Ziaur Rahman (1936), Khawaja Nazimuddin (1894), Iajuddin Ahmed (1931), Tajuddin Ahmad (1925), Shahabuddin Ahmed (1930), and Khondaker Mostaq Ahmad (1918).