Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani

1914 - 1999

Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani

Muhammad Nāṣir al-Dīn al-Albanī (1914 – October 2, 1999) (Arabic: مُحَمَّد نَاصِر ٱلدِّيْن ٱلْأَلْبَانِي‎) was a Syrian-Albanian Islamic scholar who specialized in the fields of hadith and fiqh. He established his reputation in Syria, where his family had moved when he was a child and where he was educated.Albani is considered to be a major figure of the Salafi methodology of Islam. Al-Albani did not advocate violence, preferring quietism and obedience to established governments. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani has received more than 604,075 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 925th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani ranks 922 out of 4,883Before him are Poul Anderson, Nellie Bly, Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff, Alfred Brehm, Gregory of Narek, and Savitribai Phule. After him are Walter Lippmann, James Brendan Connolly, Titus Pomponius Atticus, Juliette Récamier, Robert van Gulik, and Christopher Tolkien.

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Among people born in 1914, Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani ranks 33Before him are Abd al-Karim Qasim, Gino Bartali, Jonas Salk, Philippe Ariès, Pierre Balmain, and Etty Hillesum. After him are Desmond Llewelyn, Dylan Thomas, Alan Hodgkin, Max Perutz, Robert Wise, and Asger Jorn. Among people deceased in 1999, Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani ranks 30Before him are Julius Nyerere, Gerhard Herzberg, Raisa Gorbacheva, Glenn T. Seaborg, Trygve Haavelmo, and Hélder Câmara. After him are Desmond Llewelyn, Bernard Buffet, Nathalie Sarraute, George C. Scott, Henri, Count of Paris, and Abd al-Aziz ibn Baz.

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In Albania

Among people born in Albania, Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani ranks 13 out of 66Before him are Ismail Kadare (1936), Sali Berisha (1944), Köprülü Mehmed Pasha (1580), Mehmet Shehu (1913), Ayas Mehmed Pasha (1483), and Ismail Qemali (1844). After him are Alfred Moisiu (1929), Gentius (-300), Lekë Dukagjini (1410), Sami Frashëri (1850), Essad Pasha Toptani (1863), and Naim Frashëri (1846).

Among WRITERS In Albania

Among writers born in Albania, Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani ranks 2Before him are Ismail Kadare (1936). After him are Sami Frashëri (1850), Naim Frashëri (1846), Dritëro Agolli (1931), and Aleksandër Stavre Drenova (1872).