Al-Walid I

668 - 715

Al-Walid I

Al-Walid ibn Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan (Arabic: الوليد بن عبد الملك ابن مروان‎, romanized: al-Walīd ibn ʿAbd al-Malik ibn Marwān; circa 674 – 23 February 715), commonly known as al-Walid I (Arabic: الوليد الأول‎), was the sixth Umayyad caliph, ruling from October 705 until his death. He was the eldest son of his predecessor Caliph Abd al-Malik (r. 685–705). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Al-Walid I has received more than 260,889 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,323rd most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS, Al-Walid I ranks 1,323 out of 14,801Before him are Itō Hirobumi, Stateira II, Josef Kramer, Archduke Otto of Austria, Philippikos Bardanes, and Shamil, 3rd Imam of Dagestan. After him are Magnus IV of Sweden, La Malinche, Emeric, King of Hungary, Teti, Elizabeth of Luxembourg, and Cemal Gürsel.

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Among people born in 668, Al-Walid I ranks 2Before him is Justinian II. After him is Qutayba ibn Muslim. Among people deceased in 715, Al-Walid I ranks 2Before him is Pope Constantine. After him are Dagobert III, Muhammad bin Qasim, and Qutayba ibn Muslim.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Al-Walid I ranks 4 out of 125Before him are Akbar (1542), Shah Jahan (1592), and Bhagat Singh (1907). After him are Guru Nanak (1469), Muhammad Iqbal (1877), Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (1910), Muhammad Ali Jinnah (1876), Porus (-400), Benazir Bhutto (1953), Ahmad Shah Durrani (1722), and Nearchus (-356).