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1273 - 1331

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abu'l-Fida has received more than 78,448 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Abu'l-Fida is the 3,628th most popular politician (down from 3,157th in 2019), the 47th most popular biography from Syria (down from 37th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Syrian Politician.

Abu'l-Fida was a Muslim historian and geographer. He is most famous for his book "The History of the Mohammedan Dynasties in Spain" which includes a history of the Muslim conquest of Spain.

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Among politicians, Abu'l-Fida ranks 3,628 out of 15,577Before him are Victoire of France, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, Nahum, Pepin II of Aquitaine, Jacques I, Prince of Monaco, and Lady Mary Victoria Douglas-Hamilton. After him are Zoran Milanović, Alexios I of Trebizond, John, Elector of Saxony, Masamune, Muhammad al-Nasir, and Arnulf, Duke of Bavaria.

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Among people born in 1273, Abu'l-Fida ranks 2Before him is Joan I of Navarre. After him are Margaret, Countess of Anjou, Yolande of Aragon, Duchess of Calabria, Giovanni Gradenigo, Marie of Lusignan, Queen of Aragon, and Alphonso, Earl of Chester. Among people deceased in 1331, Abu'l-Fida ranks 3Before him are Bernard Gui and Stefan Dečanski. After him is Odoric of Pordenone.

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In Syria

Among people born in Syria, Abu'l-Fida ranks 47 out of 181Before him are Herodian (170), Michel Aflaq (1910), Julia Soaemias (180), Tutush I (1066), Maron (301), and Al-Adil I (1145). After him are Andrew of Crete (660), Apollinaris of Laodicea (310), Sophronius of Jerusalem (560), Julia Avita Mamaea (180), Damascius (480), and Levon Ter-Petrosyan (1945).


Among politicians born in Syria, Abu'l-Fida ranks 23Before him are Yazid III (701), Ibrahim ibn al-Walid (700), Michel Aflaq (1910), Julia Soaemias (180), Tutush I (1066), and Al-Adil I (1145). After him are Julia Avita Mamaea (180), Levon Ter-Petrosyan (1945), Hazael (-900), Amin al-Hafiz (1921), Tuman bay II (1474), and Zimri-Lim (-1800).