Hassan ibn Thabit

554 - 674

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Hassan ibn Thabit (Arabic: حسان بن ثابت‎) (born c. 563, Medina died 674) was an Arabian poet and one of the Sahaba, or companions of Muhammad, hence he was best known for his poems in defense of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. He was born in Medina, and was member of the Banu Khazraj tribe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hassan ibn Thabit has received more than 163,113 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Hassan ibn Thabit is the 1,563rd most popular writer (up from 1,818th in 2019), the 119th most popular biography from Saudi Arabia (down from 106th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Saudi Arabian Writer.

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Among writers, Hassan ibn Thabit ranks 1,563 out of 5,794Before him are Herbjørg Wassmo, Alexander Kielland, Boris Pahor, Martin Opitz, Rodulfus Glaber, and Georges Rodenbach. After him are Hipponax, Du Mu, Eduard Mörike, Michael Moorcock, Remy de Gourmont, and Gottfried von Strassburg.

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Among people born in 554, Hassan ibn Thabit ranks 2Before him is Empress Suiko.  Among people deceased in 674, Hassan ibn Thabit ranks 5Before him are Sa'd ibn Abi Waqqas, Sawda bint Zamʿa, Abu Ayyub al-Ansari, and Maymunah bint al-Harith. After him is Seaxburh of Wessex.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Hassan ibn Thabit ranks 119 out of 222Before him are Hudhayfah ibn al-Yaman (600), Ali of Hejaz (1879), Al-Khansa (575), Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf (600), Muhammad ibn Abi Bakr (631), and Abu Darda (580). After him are Al-Mughira (600), Abul Kalam Azad (1888), 'Abd al-Ilah (1913), Abd-Allah ibn Ubayy (null), Abbad ibn Bishr (606), and Isma'il ibn Ja'far (721).

Among WRITERS In Saudi Arabia

Among writers born in Saudi Arabia, Hassan ibn Thabit ranks 6Before him are Hind bint Utbah (510), Jamal Khashoggi (1958), Antarah ibn Shaddad (525), Al-Khansa (575), and Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf (600). After him are Al-A'sha (570) and Raif Badawi (1984).