George Habash

1926 - 2008

George Habash

George Habash (Arabic: جورج حبش‎), also known by his laqab "al-Hakim" (Arabic: الحكيم‎, "the wise one" or "the doctor"; 2 August 1926 – 26 January 2008) was a Palestinian Christian politician who founded the left-wing secular nationalist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Habash has received more than 275,164 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 44th most popular extremist.

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Among extremists, George Habash ranks 44 out of 182Before him are Gudrun Ensslin, Barry Seal, Butch Cassidy, Fritz Haarmann, Abu Nidal, and James Earl Ray. After him are Sawney Bean, Henry Lee Lucas, Henri Désiré Landru, Vincenzo Peruggia, Karl Denke, and Jean II, Duke of Alençon.

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Among people born in 1926, George Habash ranks 64Before him are Tony Bennett, Paul Berg, Abdoulaye Wade, Richard Matheson, Masatoshi Koshiba, and Poul Anderson. After him are Aaron Klug, Konstantinos Stephanopoulos, Shohei Imamura, Jean-Pierre Serre, Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, 18th Duchess of Alba, and Maria Schell. Among people deceased in 2008, George Habash ranks 38Before him are Mahmoud Darwish, Masanobu Fukuoka, Robert Rauschenberg, George Emil Palade, Mark Felt, and Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow. After him are Aimé Césaire, Ivan Rebroff, Thomas Huckle Weller, Giuseppe Di Stefano, Dražan Jerković, and Jörg Haider.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, George Habash ranks 106 out of 294Before him are Unas (-2400), Gene Simmons (1949), Abu Nidal (1937), Abimelech (null), Arieh Warshel (1940), and Dana International (1969). After him are Philip the Evangelist (100), Tzipi Livni (1958), Yochanan Vollach (1945), Jonathan Apphus (-200), Judah ha-Nasi (135), and Antiochus of Ascalon (-130).

Among EXTREMISTS In Israel

Among extremists born in Israel, George Habash ranks 2Before him are Abu Nidal (1937). After him are Sirhan Sirhan (1944).

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