Muath Al-Kasasbeh

1988 - 2015

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Muath Safi Yousef al-Kasasbeh (Arabic: معاذ صافي يوسف الكساسبة‎, romanized: Muʿaḏ Ṣāfī Yūsuf al-Kasāsibah South Levantine pronunciation: [mʊˈʕaːð-, mʊˈʕaːz ˈsˤɑːfi ˈjuːsef el kaˈsaːsbe]; 29 May 1988 – c. 3 January 2015) was a Royal Jordanian Air Force pilot who was captured and burned to death by the militant group ISIL after his F-16 fighter aircraft crashed over Syria. His fighter crashed near Raqqa, Syria, on 24 December 2014 during the military intervention against the Islamic State. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Muath Al-Kasasbeh has received more than 323,305 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Muath Al-Kasasbeh is the 15,179th most popular politician (down from 13,765th in 2019), the 33rd most popular biography from Jordan (down from 27th in 2019) and the 19th most popular Jordanian Politician.

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Among politicians, Muath Al-Kasasbeh ranks 15,179 out of 15,710Before him are Martin O'Malley, Michelle Lujan Grisham, Rama Yade, Noli de Castro, Doug Ducey, and Harris Wofford. After him are Jerry Moran, Tony Leon, Saif al-Arab Gaddafi, Alan Keyes, Wayne Allard, and Shujaat Hussain.

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Among people born in 1988, Muath Al-Kasasbeh ranks 332Before him are Tracy Spiridakos, Ljubomir Fejsa, Masahiro Tanaka, Holliday Grainger, Miroslav Raduljica, and Pavel Mamayev. After him are Niklas Landin Jacobsen, Ni Ni, Lily Donaldson, Fatos Bećiraj, Reyhaneh Jabbari, and Meisa Kuroki. Among people deceased in 2015, Muath Al-Kasasbeh ranks 443Before him are Billy Casper, Tahir Elçi, Raúl Héctor Castro, Wendell Ford, Vadym Tyshchenko, and Ronnie Carroll. After him are Olene Walker, Jerome Kersey, Richard Corliss, Junior Malanda, Annarita Sidoti, and Charles Kennedy.

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Among people born in Jordan, Muath Al-Kasasbeh ranks 33 out of 37Before him are Fayez Tarawneh (1949), Prince Ali bin Hussein (1975), Zeid Raad Al Hussein (1964), Nahed Hattar (1960), Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan (1994), and Samir Rifai (1966). After him are Omar M. Yaghi (1965), Amer Shafi (1982), Ahmad Abughaush (1996), and Hamza Al-Dardour (1991).


Among politicians born in Jordan, Muath Al-Kasasbeh ranks 19Before him are Nader Al-Dahabi (1946), Awn Al-Khasawneh (1950), Fayez Tarawneh (1949), Prince Ali bin Hussein (1975), Zeid Raad Al Hussein (1964), and Samir Rifai (1966).