1831 - 1912

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Ṣubḥ-i-Azal (Persian: یحیی صبح ازل‎)(Morning of Eternity) (1831–1912, born Mírzá Yaḥyá Núrí) was a Persian religious leader of Azali Bábism also known as the Bayání Faith. He held the fourth place in the Babi hierarchy.Born in the year 1831, he was orphaned at a very young age and taken into the care of his stepmother, Khadíjih Khánum. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Subh-i-Azal has received more than 74,110 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Subh-i-Azal is the 2,477th most popular writer (down from 2,287th in 2019), the 213th most popular biography from Iran (down from 192nd in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Iranian Writer.

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Among writers, Subh-i-Azal ranks 2,477 out of 5,794Before him are Martino Martini, Karel Jaromír Erben, Cao Yu, Àngel Guimerà, Konstantin Balmont, and Zeb-un-Nissa. After him are Kostis Palamas, Mina Witkojc, Unica Zürn, Robert de Nola, Isaac Titsingh, and Arsen Kotsoyev.

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Among people born in 1831, Subh-i-Azal ranks 48Before him are Frederick I, Duke of Anhalt, Prince August, Duke of Dalarna, Daniele Comboni, Heinrich Anton de Bary, George Pullman, and Marcelino Sanz de Sautuola. After him are Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein, Henri Meilhac, Ludvig Nobel, Ebenezer Cobb Morley, Victor Henri Rochefort, Marquis de Rochefort-Luçay, and Hendrik Willem Mesdag. Among people deceased in 1912, Subh-i-Azal ranks 56Before him are Herman Bang, Eduard Strasburger, Giovanni Pascoli, Ernest Duchesne, François-Alphonse Forel, and Jacques Futrelle. After him are Eloy Alfaro, Gustave de Molinari, Walter Clopton Wingfield, Alois Lexa von Aehrenthal, Paul Wallot, and Clara Barton.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Subh-i-Azal ranks 213 out of 463Before him are Morteza Motahhari (1919), Jafar Panahi (1960), Hamdallah Mustawfi (1281), Mohammad-Reza Shajarian (1940), Abdallah ibn Tahir al-Khurasani (798), and Mithridates IV of Parthia (null). After him are Ibn al-Faqih (null), Amir Kabir (1807), Maryam Mirzakhani (1977), Shaul Mofaz (1948), Amir-Abbas Hoveyda (1919), and Badi' al-Zaman al-Hamadani (967).

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Among WRITERS In Iran

Among writers born in Iran, Subh-i-Azal ranks 23Before him are Baba Tahir (947), Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar (1906), Daqiqi (1000), Ahmad Shamlou (1925), Imad ad-Din al-Isfahani (1125), and Hamdallah Mustawfi (1281). After him are Badi' al-Zaman al-Hamadani (967), Cassandra Clare (1973), Mahmoud Shabestari (1288), Nima Yooshij (1897), Sohrab Sepehri (1928), and Raffi (1835).