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RELIGIOUS FIGURE

Ja'far ibn Abi Talib

589 - 629

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Jaʿfar ibn Abī Ṭālib (Arabic: جعفر بن أبي طالب c. 590 – September 629), also known as Jaʿfar al-Ṭayyār (Arabic: جعفر الطيّار, lit. 'Ja'far the Flyer') was a companion and cousin of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad, and an older brother of Ali. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ja'far ibn Abi Talib has received more than 358,274 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Ja'far ibn Abi Talib is the 517th most popular religious figure (up from 634th in 2019), the 67th most popular biography from Saudi Arabia (up from 80th in 2019) and the 25th most popular Saudi Arabian Religious Figure.

Ja'far ibn abi talib is most famous for being a companion of the prophet Muhammad and for being the son of abu talib.

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  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.61

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  • 2.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES

Among religious figures, Ja'far ibn Abi Talib ranks 517 out of 2,238Before him are Pope John II, Annas, Saint Boniface, Pope Stephen VII, Alphonsus Liguori, and Simeon. After him are John Wesley, Pope Anastasius II, Dionysius Exiguus, Saint Giles, Anas ibn Malik, and Angela Merici.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 589, Ja'far ibn Abi Talib ranks 2Before him is Sawda bint Zamʿa. After him are Bavo of Ghent and Miqdad ibn Aswad. Among people deceased in 629, Ja'far ibn Abi Talib ranks 5Before him are Zayd ibn Harithah, Chlothar II, Halimah bint Abi Dhuayb, and Zainab bint Muhammad. After him are Shahrbaraz, 'Abd Allah ibn Rawahah, Khosrow III, Al-A'sha, and Eochaid Buide.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Ja'far ibn Abi Talib ranks 67 out of 251Before him are Al-Hajjaj ibn Yusuf (661), Zainab bint Muhammad (600), Umm Kulthum bint Muhammad (603), Amr ibn al-As (580), Sulayman ibn Abd al-Malik (674), and Abdullah ibn Umar (610). After him are Anas ibn Malik (612), Mukhtar al-Thaqafi (622), Sumayyah bint Khabbat (550), Abdullah ibn Masud (600), Ramla bint Abi Sufyan (594), and Ammar ibn Yasir (570).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Saudi Arabia

Among religious figures born in Saudi Arabia, Ja'far ibn Abi Talib ranks 25Before him are Ali al-Ridha (770), Musa al-Kadhim (745), Zaynab bint Ali (626), Abbas ibn Ali (647), Umm Salama (602), and Abdullah ibn Umar (610). After him are Anas ibn Malik (612), Sumayyah bint Khabbat (550), Abdullah ibn Masud (600), Ramla bint Abi Sufyan (594), Muadh ibn Jabal (600), and Hasan al-Askari (846).