Hashim al-Atassi

1875 - 1960

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Hashim al-Atassi (Arabic: هاشم الأتاسي‎, romanized: Hāšim al-ʾAtāsī; 11 January 1875 – 5 December 1960) was a nationalist and statesman and the President of Syria from 1936 to 1939, 1949 to 1951 and 1954 to 1955. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hashim al-Atassi has received more than 134,994 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Hashim al-Atassi is the 9,708th most popular politician (up from 9,843rd in 2019), the 103rd most popular biography from Syria (down from 92nd in 2019) and the 47th most popular Syrian Politician.

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Among politicians, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 9,708 out of 15,710Before him are Peter II of Cyprus, Hugo Preuß, Mahendra of Nepal, Kormisosh, Sara Nazarbayeva, and Quintus Lollius Urbicus. After him are Clarice de' Medici, John Owen, Bernhard I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Meriones, Enlil-kudurri-usur, and Prince Aage, Count of Rosenborg.

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Among people born in 1875, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 89Before him are Gonzalo Queipo de Llano, Svetozar Pribićević, Carl Milles, Bernhard Lichtenberg, Shaul Tchernichovsky, and William Hoyt. After him are Joseph Vendryes, Harriet Quimby, Max Abraham, Paul Löbe, Princess Adelaide of Schaumburg-Lippe, and Paul Freiherr von Eltz-Rübenach. Among people deceased in 1960, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 91Before him are Margaret Sullavan, Pavel Peter Gojdič, Leó Weiner, Gottfried, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Erich Neumann, and Oscar Hammerstein II. After him are Joseph Vendryes, Sibilla Aleramo, Ioannis Georgiadis, Harold Spencer Jones, Johan Gunnar Andersson, and Ernst Wilhelm Bohle.

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In Syria

Among people born in Syria, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 103 out of 158Before him are Ibn Abi Usaibia (1204), Ghassan Massoud (1958), Husni al-Za'im (1897), Al-Afdal ibn Salah ad-Din (1170), John X of Antioch (1955), and Hilarion Capucci (1922). After him are Antiochus Hierax (-266), Mithridates I Callinicus (-200), Maher al-Assad (1967), Ignatius IV of Antioch (1920), Ibn al-Qalanisi (1073), and Assef Shawkat (1950).


Among politicians born in Syria, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 47Before him are Maslama ibn Abd al-Malik (685), Gaius Julius Priscus (250), Tiridates II of Parthia (-100), Salih Muslim (1951), Husni al-Za'im (1897), and Al-Afdal ibn Salah ad-Din (1170). After him are Antiochus Hierax (-266), Mithridates I Callinicus (-200), Ibn al-Qalanisi (1073), Assef Shawkat (1950), Dawoud Rajiha (1947), and Walid Muallem (1941).