Queen Noor of Jordan

1951 - Today

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Noor Al-Hussein (Arabic: نور الحسين‎; born Lisa Najeeb Halaby; August 23, 1951) is an American-born Jordanian philanthropist and activist who was Queen of Jordan as the fourth wife of King Hussein from their marriage in 1978 until his death in 1999. Noor is the longest-standing member of the Board of Commissioners of the International Commission on Missing Persons. As of 2011, she is president of the United World Colleges movement and an advocate of the anti-nuclear weapons proliferation campaign Global Zero. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Queen Noor of Jordan has received more than 2,570,718 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Queen Noor of Jordan is the 318th most popular nobleman (down from 205th in 2019), the 1,840th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,192nd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular American Nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Queen Noor of Jordan ranks 318 out of 843Before her are Emperor Shang of Tang, Princess Maria Amélia of Brazil, Henry IX, Duke of Bavaria, Neferirkare Kakai, Frederica of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, and William III, Duke of Aquitaine. After her are Johann II, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, William, Duke of Austria, Elizabeth Charlotte of the Palatinate, Electress of Brandenburg, Charles Alexander, Duke of Württemberg, Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna of Russia, and Madeleine de La Tour d'Auvergne.

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Among people born in 1951, Queen Noor of Jordan ranks 58Before her are Joey Ramone, Kim Peek, Lou Ferrigno, Don Rosa, Julian Schnabel, and Michèle Mouton. After her are Blaise Compaoré, Kirstie Alley, Bao Xishun, Nicu Ceaușescu, Glenn Hughes, and Ben Feringa.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Queen Noor of Jordan ranks 1,840 out of 15,968Before her are Mike Powell (1963), Steve Vai (1960), Samuel R. Delany (1942), James Van Allen (1914), Frank Bunker Gilbreth Sr. (1868), and Selena Gomez (1992). After her are William A. Wellman (1896), Judd Hirsch (1935), Edward Weston (1886), Robert Wilson (1941), Patricia Cornwell (1956), and Sam Houston (1793).

Among NOBLEMEN In United States

Among noblemen born in United States, Queen Noor of Jordan ranks 2Before her are Liliʻuokalani (1838). After her are Princess Leonore, Duchess of Gotland (2014).

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