Abdullah ibn Ja'far

650 - 680

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Abd Allah ibn Ja'far (Arabic: عبد الله ابن جعفر, romanized: ʿAbd Allāh ibn Jaʽfar; c. 624 – 699 or 702/704), was a companion and relative of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, a nephew of Ali and a half-brother of Muhammad ibn Abi Bakr. He was loyal to Ahl al-Bayt in spite of his absence at the Battle of Karbala. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abdullah ibn Ja'far has received more than 161,561 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Abdullah ibn Ja'far is the 1,516th most popular religious figure, the 21st most popular biography from Ethiopia and the 2nd most popular Ethiopian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Abdullah ibn Ja'far ranks 1,516 out of 2,272Before him are Patriarch Alexy I of Moscow, Dagobert of Pisa, Yitzhak Kaduri, Michel Sabbah, Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox, and Caspar Schwenckfeld. After him are Thomas Kingo, Bashar ibn Burd, Kateri Tekakwitha, Fernando Ocáriz Braña, Pietro Riario, and Robert Cornelius.

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Among people born in 650, Abdullah ibn Ja'far ranks 17Before him are Abdallah ibn Sa'd, Bojang of Goguryeo, Reccared II, Ebroin, John of Nikiû, and Lupus I of Aquitaine. After him are Wang Bo, Wulfhere of Mercia, Jarir ibn Atiyah, Eorcenberht of Kent, Felix of Aquitaine, and Cwichelm of Wessex. Among people deceased in 680, Abdullah ibn Ja'far ranks 5Before him are Husayn ibn Ali, Muawiyah I, Abbas ibn Ali, and Princess Wencheng. After him are Bhāskara I, Cædmon, and Hilda of Whitby.

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Among people born in Ethiopia, Abdullah ibn Ja'far ranks 21 out of 74Before him are Gebre Mesqel Lalibela (1200), Yohannes IV (1837), Abiy Ahmed (1976), Mamo Wolde (1932), Ezana of Axum (325), and Haile Gebrselassie (1973). After him are Wilfred Thesiger (1910), Miruts Yifter (1944), Zara Yaqob (1399), Fasilides (1603), Dawit II (1496), and Negasso Gidada (1943).


Among religious figures born in Ethiopia, Abdullah ibn Ja'far ranks 2Before him are Onuphrius (320). After him are Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel (1948).