RELIGIOUS FIGURE

Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli

854 - 946

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Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn Yaḥyā ibn al-‘Abbās al-Ṣūlī (Arabic: أبو بكر محمد بن يحيى بن العباس الصولي) , (born c. 870 Gorgan – died between 941 and 948 Basra) was a Turkic scholar and a court companion of three Abbāsid caliphs: al-Muktafī, his successor al-Muqtadir, and later, al-Rāḍī, whom he also tutored. He was a bibliophile, wrote letters, editor-poet, chronicler, and a shatranj player. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli has received more than 34,392 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli is the 1,455th most popular religious figure (down from 1,283rd in 2019), the 221st most popular biography from Iran and the 23rd most popular Iranian Religious Figure.

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES

Among religious figures, Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli ranks 1,455 out of 2,272Before him are Zakir Naik, Aristarchus of Thessalonica, Dashrath Manjhi, Joseph Barsabbas, Henri Langlois, and Simon Kimbangu. After him are Bertha of Kent, Bernard Francis Law, Hilarion of Kiev, Marko Krizin, Ahmed Raza Khan Barelvi, and Georg Gänswein.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 854, Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli ranks 2Before him is Al-Mu'tadid.  Among people deceased in 946, Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli ranks 7Before him are Edmund I, Pope Marinus II, John of Rila, Eadgyth, Al-Qa'im, and Muhammad ibn Tughj al-Ikhshid.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli ranks 221 out of 463Before him are Amir Kabir (1807), Maryam Mirzakhani (1977), Shaul Mofaz (1948), Amir-Abbas Hoveyda (1919), Badi' al-Zaman al-Hamadani (967), and Mostafa Chamran (1932). After him are Mohammad Beheshti (1928), Gotarzes II of Parthia (10), Aga Khan I (1800), Mansour Bahrami (1956), Cassandra Clare (1973), and Mahmoud Shabestari (1288).

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Iran

Among religious figures born in Iran, Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli ranks 23Before him are Muhammad ibn Ya'qub al-Kulayni (864), Sasan (null), Ibn Babawayh (918), Shaykh Tusi (995), Mohammad-Baqer Majlesi (1627), and Seyyed Hossein Borujerdi (1875). After him are Aga Khan II (1830), Mohammad Kazem Shariatmadari (1906), Kazim Rashti (1793), and Reza Hosseini Nassab (1960).