Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan

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Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan

Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan ibn al-Hakam (Arabic: عبد الملك ابن مروان ابن الحكم‎, romanized: ʿAbd al-Malik ibn Marwān ibn al-Ḥakam; July/August 644 or June/July 647 – 9 October 705) was the fifth Umayyad caliph, ruling from April 685 until his death. A member of the first generation of born Muslims, his early life in Medina was occupied with pious pursuits. He held administrative and military posts under Caliph Mu'awiya I (r. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan has received more than 614,540 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 609th most popular politician.

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  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.17

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan ranks 604 out of 14,801Before him are Möngke Khan, Hezekiah, Norodom Sihanouk, Peter II of Russia, Taejo of Goryeo, and Hans Frank. After him are Constantine II, William IV of the United Kingdom, Mahathir Mohamad, Gerhard Schröder, Darius II, and Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia.

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Among people born in 646, Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan ranks 1After him is Tonyukuk. Among people deceased in 705, Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan ranks 2Before him is Wu Zetian. After him are Pope John VI, Leontios, Tiberius III, Lambert of Maastricht, and Aldfrith of Northumbria.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan ranks 17 out of 174Before him are Khadija bint Khuwaylid (556), Hasan ibn Ali (624), Salman of Saudi Arabia (1935), Osama bin Laden (1957), Bilal ibn Rabah (580), and Abdullah of Saudi Arabia (1924). After him are Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab (1703), Ja'far al-Sadiq (702), Ibn Saud (1875), Malik ibn Anas (711), Abdullah ibn Abd al-Muttalib (548), and Umar II (682).

Among POLITICIANS In Saudi Arabia

Among politicians born in Saudi Arabia, Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan ranks 6Before him are Umar (585), Uthman (574), Muawiyah I (603), Salman of Saudi Arabia (1935), and Abdullah of Saudi Arabia (1924). After him are Ibn Saud (1875), Umar II (682), Faisal of Saudi Arabia (1906), Marwan I (623), Fahd of Saudi Arabia (1921), and Abu Sufyan ibn Harb (580).

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