Fahd of Saudi Arabia

1921 - 2005

Fahd of Saudi Arabia

Fahd bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (Arabic: فهد بن عبد العزيز آل سعود‎ Fahd ibn ‘Abd al-‘Azīz Āl Sa‘ūd; 1921 or 1923 – 1 August 2005) was King of Saudi Arabia and Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques from 13 June 1982 to his death. He was one of 45 sons of Saudi founder Ibn Saud and the fourth of his six sons who were kings (Saud, Faisal, Khalid, Fahd, Abdullah and Salman). Fahd was appointed crown prince when his half-brother Khalid succeeded another half-brother King Faisal, who was assassinated in 1975. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fahd of Saudi Arabia has received more than 1,794,470 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 971st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Fahd of Saudi Arabia ranks 966 out of 14,801Before him are Constantine III, Calvin Coolidge, Oscar II of Sweden, Yazdegerd III, Barbara of Cilli, and Klement Gottwald. After him are Christian VIII of Denmark, Dionysius I of Syracuse, Carloman II, Henry I of England, Sigismund I the Old, and Mohammad Mosaddegh.

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Among people born in 1921, Fahd of Saudi Arabia ranks 14Before him are Suharto, Jean-Bédel Bokassa, Yves Montand, Michael I of Romania, Fawzia Fuad of Egypt, and Joseph Beuys. After him are Hua Guofeng, Peter Ustinov, Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Sophie Scholl, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, and Giulietta Masina. Among people deceased in 2005, Fahd of Saudi Arabia ranks 10Before him are George Best, Rinus Michels, Peter Drucker, Arthur Miller, Paul Ricœur, and Simon Wiesenthal. After him are Claude Simon, Zhao Ziyang, Saul Bellow, Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium, Hans Bethe, and Jack Kilby.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Fahd of Saudi Arabia ranks 27 out of 174Before him are Malik ibn Anas (711), Abdullah ibn Abd al-Muttalib (548), Umar II (682), Salman the Persian (568), Faisal of Saudi Arabia (1906), and Marwan I (623). After him are Abu Talib ibn Abd al-Muttalib (539), Abu Sufyan ibn Harb (580), Ali al-Ridha (770), Aminah (557), Abdullah I of Jordan (1882), and Hafsa bint Umar (602).

Among POLITICIANS In Saudi Arabia

Among politicians born in Saudi Arabia, Fahd of Saudi Arabia ranks 11Before him are Abdullah of Saudi Arabia (1924), Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan (646), Ibn Saud (1875), Umar II (682), Faisal of Saudi Arabia (1906), and Marwan I (623). After him are Abu Sufyan ibn Harb (580), Abdullah I of Jordan (1882), Abū Lahab (549), Faisal I of Iraq (1885), Khalid of Saudi Arabia (1912), and Zubayr ibn al-Awam (594).

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