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About Mimar Sinan
Koca Mimar Sinan Ağa (Ottoman Turkish: قوجو معمار سنان آغا; Modern Turkish: Mimar Sinan) (15 April 1489 - 17 July 1588) was the chief Ottoman architect and civil engineer for sultans Suleiman I, Selim II, and Murad III. He was, during a period of fifty years, responsible for the construction or the supervision of every major building in the Ottoman Empire. More than three hundred structures are credited to his name, not including some more modest projects, such as his Koran schools (sibyan mektebs). His masterpiece is the Selimiye Mosque in Edirne, although his most famous work is the Suleiman Mosque in Istanbul. He had under him an extensive governmental department and trained many assistants who, in turn, distinguished themselves, including Sedefhar Mehmet Ağa, architect of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque. He is considered the greatest architect of the classical period of Ottoman architecture, and is often compared to Michelangelo, his contemporary in the West. The stature of Michelangelo and his plans for St. Peter's Basilica in Rome were well-known in Istanbul, since he (and also Leonardo da Vinci) received an invitation to build a bridge over the Golden Horn by the Ottoman Sultan Bayezid II in 1502.

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1. Sabiha Gökçen 61734
2. Mehmet Haberal 47290
3. Mimar Sinan 35016
4. Türkan Saylan 28289
5. Harun Parlar 15805
6. Oktay Sinanoğlu 13161
7. Cahit Arf 8692
8. Ali Bardakoglu 4508
9. Ahmet Taner Kışlalı 2139
10. Ilber Ortayli 1449

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7. Mehmet Haberal 47290
8. Allan Kardec 46541
9. Albert Einstein 42250
10. Olavo de Carvalho 40570
11. Mimar Sinan 35016
12. Oswaldo Cruz 33831
13. Türkan Saylan 28289
14. Nicolae Paulescu 27001
15. Nikola Tesla 21483

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2 Brazil 175 4560230
3 South Korea 137 1626406
4 India 105 3608048
5 Portugal 60 237598
6 Iran 37 4127066
7 Russia 32 1259593
8 Syria 32 1374374
9 United States of America 29 1395972
10 United Kingdom 21 872509
11 Macedonia 19 939412
12 Poland 15 381523
13 Saudi Arabia 15 761610
14 Germany 12 65315
15 Ukraine 11 219457
16 Israel 8 60723
17 Jordan 8 511958
18 Belgium 7 8091
19 Afghanistan 7 5590279
20 Tajikistan 7 17265
21 Serbia 6 199229
22 Palestine 6 147351
23 France 5 81553
24 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3 358267
25 Bulgaria 3 319844
26 Lebanon 2 538924
27 Norway 2 13767
28 Sri Lanka 2 7521
29 Sweden 2 21754
30 Iraq 1 849592
31 Ireland 0 2249
32 Indonesia 0 43748
33 Gabon 0 0
34 The Gambia 0 0
35 Georgia 0 91
36 Kazakhstan 0 228
37 Kenya 0 4
38 Kiribati 0 0
39 North Korea 0 0
40 Italy 0 62019
41 Jamaica 0 8060
42 Japan 0 8819
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44 Malawi 0 0
45 Malaysia 0 11330
46 Maldives 0 3
47 Mali 0 0
48 Malta 0 311
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50 Mauritius 0 0
51 Mexico 0 37797
52 Moldova 0 10974
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55 Montenegro 0 96
56 Morocco 0 347001
57 Mozambique 0 0
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59 Namibia 0 0
60 Nauru 0 0
61 Nepal 0 0
62 Netherlands 0 282
63 New Zealand 0 12332
64 Nicaragua 0 0
65 Niger 0 0
66 Nigeria 0 10
67 Northern Cyprus 0 374
68 Lesotho 0 0
69 Liberia 0 3
70 Libya 0 143
71 Liechtenstein 0 0
72 Lithuania 0 35
73 Luxembourg 0 0
74 Macau 0 0
75 Panama 0 1
76 Papua New Guinea 0 0
77 Paraguay 0 13
78 Peru 0 1632
79 Philippines 0 617
80 Kosovo 0 2950
81 Kuwait 0 63815
82 Kyrgyzstan 0 93
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