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Ibn Majah

824 - 886

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Abū ʿAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn Yazīd Ibn Mājah al-Rabʿī al-Qazwīnī (Arabic: ابو عبد الله محمد بن يزيد بن ماجه الربعي القزويني; (b. 209/824, d. 273/887) commonly known as Ibn Mājah, was a medieval scholar of hadith of Persian origin. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ibn Majah has received more than 218,665 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Ibn Majah is the 550th most popular religious figure (up from 551st in 2019), the 71st most popular biography from Iran (up from 72nd in 2019) and the 9th most popular Iranian Religious Figure.

Ibn Majah is most famous for his work of hadith, which is a collection of sayings and deeds of the Prophet Muhammad.

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Among religious figures, Ibn Majah ranks 550 out of 2,238Before him are Pope Mark, Joseph of Cupertino, Seraphim of Sarov, Rose of Lima, Camillus de Lellis, and Pope Donus. After him are Pope Benedict V, Pope Agapetus I, Paul the Deacon, Ibn Hisham, Anne Catherine Emmerich, and Rabanus Maurus.

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Among people born in 824, Ibn Majah ranks 2Before him is Al-Tirmidhi.  Among people deceased in 886, Ibn Majah ranks 2Before him is Basil I. After him are Muhammad I of Córdoba, Abu Maʿshar, Bernard Plantapilosa, García Jiménez of Pamplona, Joseph the Hymnographer, and Adalbert I, Margrave of Tuscany.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Ibn Majah ranks 71 out of 528Before him are Shapur II (309), Achaemenes (-800), Attar of Nishapur (1145), Gaykhatu (1300), Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar (1742), and Barkiyaruq (1081). After him are Masoud Barzani (1946), Ismail II (1533), Abbas II of Persia (1633), Tekuder (1247), Muhammad I Tapar (1082), and Moshe Katsav (1945).

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Among religious figures born in Iran, Ibn Majah ranks 9Before him are Esther (-600), Hassan-i Sabbah (1050), Abdul Qadir Gilani (1078), Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj (817), Bahá'u'lláh (1817), and Báb (1819). After him are Piruz Nahavandi (700), Mordecai (null), Sasan (200), `Abdu'l-Bahá (1844), Safi-ad-din Ardabili (1252), and Al-Juwayni (1028).