Said bin Taimur

1910 - 1972

Said bin Taimur

Said bin Taimur (13 August 1910 – 19 October 1972; Arabic: سعيد بن تيمور‎; ) was the 13th Sultan of Muscat and Oman from 10 February 1932 until he was deposed on 23 July 1970 by his son Qaboos bin Said. He was a member of the House of Al Said who in 1932 became the Sultan of Muscat and Oman, succeeding his father Taimur bin Feisal who had abdicated for financial reasons. The 21-year-old Said inherited an administration that was in debt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Said bin Taimur has received more than 600,068 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,568th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Said bin Taimur ranks 5,535 out of 14,801Before him are Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, Corrado Gini, Andrew, Duke of Calabria, Malcolm II of Scotland, Francis II, Duke of Lorraine, and Gaius Vibius Pansa Caetronianus. After him are Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi, Princess Adelgunde of Bavaria, Theodore Metochites, Anund Gårdske, Paul Painlevé, and Richard Glücks.

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Among people born in 1910, Said bin Taimur ranks 66Before him are Farid al-Atrash, Barthélemy Boganda, Shunichi Kumai, Juan Velasco Alvarado, Dorothy Vaughan, and August Landmesser. After him are Johan Ferrier, Miguel Hernández, Ferdinand Daučík, Louis Slotin, Aladár Gerevich, and Julien Gracq. Among people deceased in 1972, Said bin Taimur ranks 52Before him are Natalie Clifford Barney, Watchman Nee, William Dieterle, Harlow Shapley, Mahalia Jackson, and Henry de Montherlant. After him are Martiros Saryan, Chen Yi, Hugo Steinhaus, Bronislava Nijinska, Lester B. Pearson, and Ettore Bastico.

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