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Al-Hakam I

770 - 822

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Abu al-As al-Hakam ibn Hisham ibn Abd al-Rahman (Arabic: الحكم بن هشام بن عبد الرحمن) was Umayyad Emir of Cordoba from 796 until 822 in Al-Andalus (Moorish Iberia). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Al-Hakam I has received more than 104,033 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Al-Hakam I is the 3,653rd most popular politician (up from 4,211th in 2019), the 315th most popular biography from Spain (up from 383rd in 2019) and the 114th most popular Spanish Politician.

Al-hakam i was a Muslim scholar and jurist who lived from 796 to 865. He is most famous for his contributions to Islamic law, including his work on the subject of inheritance.

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Among politicians, Al-Hakam I ranks 3,653 out of 15,577Before him are Sultan Husayn, Lee Hsien Loong, Shirkuh, Childebert the Adopted, Mihailo Obrenović, and Pekahiah. After him are Jani Beg, Chlothar IV, Vladimir Voronin, Bachir Gemayel, Muyeol of Silla, and James II of Majorca.

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Among people born in 770, Al-Hakam I ranks 6Before him are Pope Stephen IV, Einhard, Michael I Rangabe, Ali al-Ridha, and Michael II. After him are Pepin the Hunchback, Habash al-Hasib al-Marwazi, Bera, Count of Barcelona, Maria of Amnia, Theodosia, wife of Leo V, and Hugh of Tours. Among people deceased in 822, Al-Hakam I ranks 1After him are Tahir ibn Husayn and Saichō.

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Among people born in Spain, Al-Hakam I ranks 315 out of 2,932Before him are Sancho VII of Navarre (1154), Abū Ishāq Ibrāhīm al-Zarqālī (1029), Eduardo Martínez Somalo (1927), Ferdinand II of León (1137), Blanche II of Navarre (1424), and Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba (1453). After him are Jorge Semprún (1923), Bernardino de Sahagún (1499), Juana Enríquez (1425), Maria Anna of Spain (1606), Francisco Jiménez de Cisneros (1436), and Isidore the Laborer (1080).


Among politicians born in Spain, Al-Hakam I ranks 114Before him are Wittiza (687), Hisham II (965), Niceto Alcalá-Zamora (1877), Sancho VII of Navarre (1154), Ferdinand II of León (1137), and Blanche II of Navarre (1424). After him are Maria Anna of Spain (1606), Alfonso, Prince of Asturias (1907), Catherine of Navarre (1470), Abdullah ibn Muhammad al-Umawi (844), Maria Luisa, Duchess of Lucca (1782), and Sancho I of Pamplona (865).