604 - 632


Fatimah bint Muhammad (Arabic: فَاطِمَة بِنْت مُحَمَّد‎, Fāṭimah bint Muḥammad, IPA: faː.tˤi.mah ib.nat mu.ħam.mad; 615 AD/5 BH – died 28 August 632 [disputed]), commonly known as Fāṭimah al-Zahrāʾ (فَاطِمَة ٱلزَّهْرَاء), was the youngest daughter of the Islamic prophet Muhammad and Khadijah, according to Sunni Muslims, but according to Shia Muslims, their only child who lived to adulthood, and therefore part of Muhammad's household. Her husband was Ali, the last of the Rightly Guided Caliphs and the first Shia Imam, and her children include Hasan and Husayn, the second and third Imams, respectively. She is respected and venerated by Muslims, as she was the child closest to her father and supported him in his difficulties, was the supporter and caretaker of her own husband and children, and was the only child of Muhammad to have male children live beyond childhood, whose descendants are spread throughout the Islamic world and are known as Sayyids.Fatimah is a vital character in Islam and her name is one of the most popular for girls throughout the Muslim world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fatimah has received more than 2,404,189 page views. Her biography is available in 76 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 8th most popular companion.

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Among companions, Fatimah ranks 8 out of 586Before her are Empress Elisabeth of Austria, Catherine de' Medici, Anne Boleyn, Eva Braun, Empress Joséphine, and Helena. After her are Aisha, Madame de Pompadour, Nefertari, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma, and Mihrimah Sultan.

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Among people born in 604, Fatimah ranks 1After her are Songtsen Gampo, Muyeol of Silla, and Oswald of Northumbria. Among people deceased in 632, Fatimah ranks 2Before her is Muhammad. After her are Musaylimah, Ibrahim ibn Muhammad, Charibert II, Boran, Chilperic of Aquitaine, and Abbad ibn Bishr.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Fatimah ranks 7 out of 174Before her are Muhammad (570), Umar (585), Ali (601), Abu Bakr (573), Husayn ibn Ali (626), and Uthman (574). After her are Aisha (605), Muawiyah I (603), Khalid ibn al-Walid (592), Khadija bint Khuwaylid (556), Hasan ibn Ali (624), and Salman of Saudi Arabia (1935).

Among COMPANIONS In Saudi Arabia

Among companions born in Saudi Arabia, Fatimah ranks 1After her are Aisha (605), Khadija bint Khuwaylid (556), Salman the Persian (568), Hafsa bint Umar (602), Abbas ibn Abd al-Muttalib (567), Zayd ibn Harithah (581), Zainab bint Muhammad (600), Umm Kulthum bint Muhammad (603), Sawda bint Zamʿa (589), and Abbad ibn Bishr (606).