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Can you name the most popular people on Wikipedia who were born in Africa?

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Millions of Page ViewsNameSex, Activity, Country, Born in
67.71M, Social Activist, South Africa, 1918
56.68M, Musician, Tanzania, 1946
29.47M, Politician, Libya, 1942
27.62F, Actor, South Africa, 1975
21.88M, Religious, Egypt, -1391
21.23M, Writer, South Africa, 1892
18.85F, Politician, Egypt, -69
18.33M, Soccer, Ivory Coast, 1978
18.25M, Politician, Tunisia, -248
18.09M, Writer, Algeria, 1913
17.64M, Politician, Egypt, -1341
17.43M, Philosopher, Algeria, 354
15.49M, Soccer, Cameroon, 1981
13.28M, Extremist, Uganda, 1961
11.68M, Politician, Egypt, 1928
11.31M, Biologist, Kenya, 1941
11.03M, Actor, Morocco, 1948
10.93M, Politician, Uganda, 1925
10.75M, Politician, Egypt, 1929
10.52M, Politician, Egypt, -1303
10.30M, Actor, Nigeria, 1960
9.66F, Companion, Egypt, -1370
9.62M, Basketball, South Africa, 1974
9.46M, Astronomer, Egypt, 90
9.31M, Athlete, South Africa, 1986
8.96M, Politician, Egypt, 1894
8.16M, Politician, Ethiopia, 1892
7.56M, Soccer, Togo, 1984
7.48M, Politician, Zimbabwe, 1924
7.26F, Singer, Nigeria, 1959
7.20M, Politician, Egypt, -1380
6.91M, Politician, Egypt, 1918
6.81M, Diplomat, Ghana, 1938
6.58M, Actor, Benin, 1964
6.53F, Model, South Africa, 1988
6.46F, Mathematician, Egypt, 370
6.33M, Religious, South Africa, 1931
6.25M, Actor, Egypt, 1932
5.98M, Geographer, Libya, -276
5.87M, Soccer, Cape Verde, 1986
5.81F, Singer, South Africa, 1932
5.71M, Wrestler, Ghana, 1981
5.65M, Politician, Egypt, 1918
5.47M, Soccer, Ivory Coast, 1983
5.41F, Politician, Egypt, -1508
5.32M, Politician, Egypt, 1951
5.11M, Basketball, Nigeria, 1963
5.08M, Philosopher, Algeria, 1930
4.96M, Soccer, Ghana, 1982
4.82M, Soccer, Senegal, 1976
Millions of Page ViewsNameSex, Activity, Country, Born in
4.73F, Actor, Tunisia, 1938
4.72M, Explorer, Morocco, 1304
4.51M, Soccer, Senegal, 1981
4.50M, Historian, Tunisia, 1332
4.48M, Journalist, South Africa, 1960
4.43M, Extremist, Egypt, 1951
4.37M, Soccer, Liberia, 1966
4.35M, Politician, Tunisia, 1936
4.25M, Politician, Morocco, 1963
4.24M, Musician, Somalia, 1978
4.23M, Architect, Egypt, -2650
3.98F, Politician, Senegal, 1953
3.96M, Politician, South Africa, 1942
3.95M, Writer, Egypt, 1911
3.89M, Singer, Egypt, 1946
3.82M, Religious, Egypt, -1550
3.68M, Politician, South Africa, 1787
3.55M, Soccer, Ivory Coast, 1981
3.54M, Politician, Congo, 1930
3.52M, Soccer, Congo, 1973
3.50M, Soccer, Nigeria, 1984
3.36M, Social Activist, South Africa, 1946
3.33M, Soccer, Côte d´Ivoire, 1987
3.31M, Actor, South Africa, 1962
3.20M, Politician, DRC, 1925
3.19M, Soccer, Ghana, 1985
3.18M, Extremist, Egypt, 1968
3.16M, Soccer, Ivory Coast, 1985
3.10F, Philosopher, Somalia, 1969
3.04M, Fashion Designer, Algeria, 1936
2.99M, Soccer, Mozambique, 1942
2.99M, Soccer, Cameroon, 1987
2.98M, Politician, Libya, 145
2.91M, Athlete, Ethiopia, 1973
2.88M, Philosopher, Egypt, 182
2.88M, Soccer, Nigeria, 1976
2.84M, Soccer, Cameroon, 1975
2.82M, Religious, Egypt, -1400
2.82M, Religious, Egypt, 251
2.82M, Soccer, Nigeria, 1973
2.81M, Diplomat, Egypt, 1942
2.81M, Soccer, Ghana, 1984
2.79M, Soccer, Mali, 1981
2.74M, Writer, Nigeria, 1930
2.72M, Soccer, Senegal, 1981
2.63M, Politician, Sudan, 1944
2.63M, Singer, Egypt, 1961
2.62M, Philosopher, Algeria, 1918
2.61M, Politician, Morocco, 1937
2.61M, Writer & Extremist, Egypt, 1906

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