POLITICIAN

Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr

1935 - 1980

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Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr (Arabic: آية الله العظمى السيد محمد باقر الصدر‎, March 1, 1935 – April 9, 1980), also known as al-Shahīd al-Khāmis, was an Iraqi Shia, philosopher, and the ideological founder of the Islamic Dawa Party, born in al-Kadhimiya, Iraq. He was father-in-law to Muqtada al-Sadr, a cousin of Muhammad Sadeq al-Sadr and Imam Musa as-Sadr. His father Haydar al-Sadr was a well-respected high-ranking Shi'a cleric. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr has received more than 238,756 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr is the 6,462nd most popular politician (up from 7,690th in 2019), the 171st most popular biography from Iraq and the 110th most popular Iraqi Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr ranks 6,462 out of 15,710Before him are Taihō Kōki, Hayato Ikeda, Svein Knutsson, Perictione, Henutmire, and William I, Count of Holland. After him are Siraj ud-Daulah, Marie of Saxe-Altenburg, Margaret of Burgundy, Queen of Sicily, Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Jay Rockefeller, and Toshiki Kaifu.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1935, Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr ranks 107Before him are Richard Kuklinski, David Lodge, Terry Riley, Jack Kemp, Jack Charlton, and Charles Duke. After him are Luis del Sol, Peter Schreier, Ján Popluhár, Tsutomu Hata, Chaim Topol, and Marc Augé. Among people deceased in 1980, Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr ranks 78Before him are Alf Sjöberg, Tôn Đức Thắng, V. V. Giri, Bert Kaempfert, Friedrich Hossbach, and Ernst Busch. After him are Tadao Takayama, Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff, Marino Marini, Ida Kamińska, Masayoshi Ōhira, and Shigemaru Takenokoshi.

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In Iraq

Among people born in Iraq, Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr ranks 171 out of 300Before him are Barham Salih (1960), Pacorus II (50), Al-Mustadi (1142), Az-Zahir (1176), Shar-Kali-Sharri (null), and Al-Mustakfi (905). After him are Sin-shumu-lishir (-700), Al-Hakim I (1247), Al-Mustanjid (1124), Shalmaneser IV (-900), Haider al-Abadi (1952), and Ur-Nanshe (-2500).

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Among POLITICIANS In Iraq

Among politicians born in Iraq, Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr ranks 110Before him are Barham Salih (1960), Pacorus II (50), Al-Mustadi (1142), Az-Zahir (1176), Shar-Kali-Sharri (null), and Al-Mustakfi (905). After him are Sin-shumu-lishir (-700), Al-Hakim I (1247), Al-Mustanjid (1124), Shalmaneser IV (-900), Haider al-Abadi (1952), and Ur-Nanshe (-2500).