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 Syrian 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 157,037 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Hashim al-Atassi is the 10,011th most popular politician (down from 9,692nd in 2019), the 106th most popular biography from Syria (down from 103rd in 2019) and the 52nd most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 10,011 out of 15,577Before him are Karl, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Shaushtatar, Prince Francis Joseph of Battenberg, Ramón Franco, Léon Flameng, and Matteo Renzi. After him are Cristoforo Moro, Ashikaga Yoshihide, Antigenes, Michael Mayr, Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke, and Giovanni Dolfin.

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Among people born in 1875, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 79Before him are Princess Louise of Denmark, Princess Adelaide of Schaumburg-Lippe, Avetik Isahakyan, Theodor Innitzer, Svetozar Pribićević, and Ricardo Viñes. After him are Arthur Bernardes, Joseph Vendryes, Shaul Tchernichovsky, Paul Löbe, Max Abraham, and Otto Strandman. Among people deceased in 1960, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 83Before him are Prince Ferdinand Pius, Duke of Calabria, Wu Lien-teh, Gottfried, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Chris Bristow, Jules Supervielle, and St John Philby. After him are Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke, Maud Menten, Joseph Vendryes, Lottie Dod, H. C. Hansen, and Roy Chapman Andrews.

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In Syria

Among people born in Syria, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 106 out of 181Before him are John Moschus (550), Ibn Abi Usaibia (1204), Tiridates II of Parthia (-100), Ibn al-Qalanisi (1073), Husni al-Za'im (1897), and Ignatius Moses I Daoud (1930). After him are Michael Ansara (1922), Ben-Hadad I (-1000), Zaki al-Arsuzi (1899), Jean Carzou (1907), Walid Muallem (1941), and Ignatius Joseph III Yonan (1944).


Among politicians born in Syria, Hashim al-Atassi ranks 52Before him are Salih Muslim (1951), Mithridates I Callinicus (-200), Gaius Julius Priscus (250), Tiridates II of Parthia (-100), Ibn al-Qalanisi (1073), and Husni al-Za'im (1897). After him are Ben-Hadad I (-1000), Walid Muallem (1941), Antiochus Hierax (-266), Hussein Arnous (1953), Dawoud Rajiha (1947), and Nazim al-Qudsi (1906).