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Ṭalḥa ibn ʿUbayd Allāh al-Taymī (Arabic: طَلْحَة بن عُبَيْد اللّه التَّيمي; 594–656) was a companion of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. In Sunni Islam, he is mostly known for being among the ten to whom Paradise was promised. He is best known for his roles in the Battle of Uhud and the Battle of the Camel, in which he died. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Talhah has received more than 358,833 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Talhah is the 388th most popular religious figure (up from 488th in 2019), the 45th most popular biography from Saudi Arabia and the 16th most popular Saudi Arabian Religious Figure.

Talhah is most famous for being a companion of the Prophet Muhammad and for being one of the people who killed the caliph Uthman.

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Among religious figures, Talhah ranks 388 out of 2,272Before him are Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Saint Apollonia, Theodore of Amasea, Pope Sergius IV, Abd Allah ibn al-Zubayr, and Pachomius the Great. After him are Pope John XIV, Pope John VII, Abu Dawood, Pope Sabinian, Ezra, and Uwais al-Qarani.

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Among people born in 595, Talhah ranks 2Before him is Sa'd ibn Abi Waqqas. After him are Zaynab bint Khuzayma, Asmā' bint Abi Bakr, and Gim Yu-sin. Among people deceased in 656, Talhah ranks 3Before him are Uthman and Zubayr ibn al-Awam. After him are Sigebert III, Hudhayfah ibn al-Yaman, Abdallah ibn Sa'd, and Peada of Mercia.

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Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Talhah ranks 45 out of 222Before him are Abbas ibn Abd al-Muttalib (567), Faisal I of Iraq (1885), Khalid of Saudi Arabia (1912), Abd Allah ibn al-Zubayr (624), Zubayr ibn al-Awam (594), and Al-Walid I (668). After him are Abu Ubaidah ibn al-Jarrah (582), Muhammad al-Baqir (677), Safiyya bint Huyayy (610), Musa al-Kadhim (745), Amr ibn al-As (580), and Hasan al-Basri (642).


Among religious figures born in Saudi Arabia, Talhah ranks 16Before him are Abu Talib ibn Abd al-Muttalib (539), Abu Hurairah (600), Abd Allah ibn Abbas (619), Abd al-Muttalib (497), Ali al-Ridha (770), and Abd Allah ibn al-Zubayr (624). After him are Muhammad al-Baqir (677), Musa al-Kadhim (745), 'Abd al-Rahman ibn 'Awf (580), Umm Salama (602), Abdullah ibn Umar (610), and Abdullah ibn Masud (600).