Abu Dawood

817 - 888

Abu Dawood

Abū Dā’ūd Sulaymān ibn al-Ash‘ath ibn Isḥāq al-Azdī al-Sijistānī Arabic: أبو داود سليمان بن الأشعث الأزدي السجستاني‎), commonly known simply as Abu Dawud, was a Persian scholar of prophetic hadith who compiled the third of the six "canonical" hadith collections recognized by Sunni Muslims, the Sunan Abu Dāwūd. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abu Dawood has received more than 179,915 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 484th most popular religious figure.

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  • 30

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  • 6.92

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  • 2.14

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES, Abu Dawood ranks 484 out of 2,001Before him are Alexius of Rome, Abd Allah ibn al-Zubayr, Hugues de Payens, Pope Vigilius, Pope Stephen III, and Rāhula. After him are Father Damien, Pope Caius, Pope Eusebius, Rashi, Parascheva of the Balkans, and Pope Adrian III.

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Among people born in 817, Abu Dawood ranks 2Before him is Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj.  Among people deceased in 888, Abu Dawood ranks 2Before him is Charles the Fat. After him are Bořivoj I, Duke of Bohemia, Emperor Xizong of Tang, Rimbert, Al-Mundhir of Córdoba, Ingelger, and Burgred of Mercia.

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In Afghanistan

Among people born in Afghanistan, Abu Dawood ranks 10 out of 89Before him are Ali-Shir Nava'i (1441), Hamid Karzai (1957), Humayun (1508), Jami (1414), Jamāl al-Dīn al-Afghānī (1837), and Mahmud of Ghazni (971). After him are Hafizullah Amin (1929), Mohammed Zahir Shah (1914), Burhanuddin Rabbani (1940), Ahmad Shah Massoud (1953), Mohammed Daoud Khan (1909), and Amanullah Khan (1892).