RELIGIOUS FIGURE

Ibn Babawayh

918 - 992

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Abu Ja'far Muhammad ibn 'Ali ibn Babawayh al-Qummi (Persian: محمد بن علی بن بابَوَیْهِ قمی Arabic: أَبُو جَعْفَر مُحَمَّد ٱبْن عَلِيّ ٱبْن بَابَوَيْه ٱلْقُمِيّ; c. 923–991), commonly referred to as Ibn Babawayh (Persian: ابن‌بابویه Arabic: ٱبْن بَابَوَيْه) or al-Shaykh al-Saduq (Persian: شیخ صدوق Arabic: ٱلشَّيْخ ٱلصَّدُوق, lit. 'the truthful scholar') was a Persian Shia Islamic scholar whose work, entitled Man La Yahduruhu al-Faqih (مَنْ لَا یَحْضُرُهُ ٱلْفَقِیهُ), forms part of The Four Books of the Shia Hadith collection. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ibn Babawayh has received more than 91,399 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Ibn Babawayh is the 1,094th most popular religious figure, the 173rd most popular biography from Iran and the 19th most popular Iranian Religious Figure.

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES

Among religious figures, Ibn Babawayh ranks 1,094 out of 2,272Before him are Bernard of Menthon, Catherine Eddowes, Mariam Baouardy, Hilarion, Mata Amritanandamayi, and Jerzy Popiełuszko. After him are Suhayb ar-Rumi, Patriarch Theophilos III of Jerusalem, Catherine of Genoa, Antipope Adalbert, Ibn Asakir, and Shaykh Tusi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 918, Ibn Babawayh ranks 2Before him is Haakon the Good.  Among people deceased in 992, Ibn Babawayh ranks 3Before him are Mieszko I of Poland and Leo the Deacon. After him are Jawhar, Conan I of Rennes, and Matilda of France.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Ibn Babawayh ranks 173 out of 463Before him are Muhammad ibn Ya'qub al-Kulayni (864), Sasan (null), Muhammad I Tapar (1082), Vologases IV (150), Sinatruces of Parthia (-157), and Mehdi Bazargan (1907). After him are Shaykh Tusi (995), Muhammad Husayn Tabatabai (1892), Al-Baydawi (1201), Baba Tahir (947), Shohreh Aghdashloo (1952), and Shutruk-Nakhunte (-1300).

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Iran

Among religious figures born in Iran, Ibn Babawayh ranks 19Before him are Safi-ad-din Ardabili (1252), `Abdu'l-Bahá (1844), Al-Bayhaqi (994), Al-Juwayni (1028), Muhammad ibn Ya'qub al-Kulayni (864), and Sasan (null). After him are Shaykh Tusi (995), Mohammad-Baqer Majlesi (1627), Seyyed Hossein Borujerdi (1875), Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli (854), Aga Khan II (1830), and Mohammad Kazem Shariatmadari (1906).