Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari

1578 - 1632

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Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad al-Maqqarī al-Tilmisānī (or al-Maḳḳarī) (أحمد المقري التلمساني), (1577-1632) was an Algerian scholar, biographer and historian who is best known for his Nafh at-Tib,S a compendium of the history of Al-Andalus which provided a basis for the scholarly research on the subject until the twentieth century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari has received more than 60,982 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari is the 2,831st most popular writer, the 70th most popular biography from Algeria and the 12th most popular Algerian Writer.

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Among writers, Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari ranks 2,831 out of 5,794Before him are Rahul Sankrityayan, Daniel Varoujan, Tudor Arghezi, Fritz Mauthner, Raffi, and Richard Dehmel. After him are Takiji Kobayashi, Viktor Dyk, Bhavabhuti, Daniël Heinsius, Martin Gray, and James Tiptree Jr..

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Among people born in 1578, Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari ranks 10Before him are François Ravaillac, Adam Elsheimer, Francesco Albani, John Webster, Wolfgang Wilhelm, Count Palatine of Neuburg, and Fede Galizia. After him is Benedetto Castelli. Among people deceased in 1632, Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari ranks 19Before him are Albert Girard, Ludovico Ludovisi, Jan Porcellis, Anna of Cleves, Abraham Janssens, and Ernest Casimir I, Count of Nassau-Dietz. After him are Augustus, Count Palatine of Sulzbach, Susenyos I, and Thomas Dekker.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari ranks 70 out of 164Before him are Mouloud Feraoun (1913), Muhammad ibn Ali as-Senussi (1787), Roger Hanin (1925), Françoise Fabian (1933), Rabah Bitat (1925), and Idir (1949). After him are Ahmed Ouyahia (1952), Quintus Lollius Urbicus (150), Alexandre Villaplane (1905), Évariste Lévi-Provençal (1894), Abu Omar al-Baghdadi (1959), and Abdelmalek Sellal (1948).

Among WRITERS In Algeria

Among writers born in Algeria, Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari ranks 12Before him are Robert Merle (1908), Hélène Cixous (1937), Kateb Yacine (1929), Mohammed Dib (1920), Isaac Alfasi (1013), and Mouloud Feraoun (1913). After him are Yasmina Khadra (1955), Mouloud Mammeri (1917), Boualem Sansal (1949), Emmanuel Roblès (1914), Jean Amrouche (1906), and Tahar Djaout (1954).