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Waleed al-Shehri

1978 - 2001

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Waleed Mohammed al-Shehri (Arabic: وليد الشهري, Walīd ash-Shehrī, also transliterated as Alshehri) (December 20, 1978 – September 11, 2001) was one of five terrorist hijackers of American Airlines Flight 11, which was crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center as part of the September 11 attacks in 2001. Born in Saudi Arabia, Waleed al-Shehri had been a student until he accompanied his mentally ill brother to Medina. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Waleed al-Shehri has received more than 436,208 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Waleed al-Shehri is the 17,583rd most popular politician, the 190th most popular biography from Saudi Arabia and the 62nd most popular Saudi Arabian Politician.

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Among politicians, Waleed al-Shehri ranks 17,583 out of 15,577Before him are Tom DeLay, Amir Ohana, Sergei Golubitsky, Paula Hawkins, Fernando Lopez, and Halbe Zijlstra. After him are Mateo Garralda, Graham Watson, Ibrahim Baylan, Bill Cassidy, Sami Kapanen, and Ville Niinistö.

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Among people born in 1978, Waleed al-Shehri ranks 544Before him are Tim McIlrath, Zhang Zhong, Paul Banks, Beth Riesgraf, Joël Epalle, and Souleymane Diawara. After him are Michalis Hatzigiannis, Mizuki Noguchi, Rossif Sutherland, Stereo Mike, Tomomi Fujimura, and Sławomir Szmal. Among people deceased in 2001, Waleed al-Shehri ranks 306Before him are Duke Nalon, Sidney Dillon Ripley, Darshan Ranganathan, Rosemary DeCamp, Richard Chelimo, and Frankie Carle. After him are Charlotte Coleman, Tony Miles, Patricia Robertson, David Rocastle, and Nkosi Johnson.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Waleed al-Shehri ranks 190 out of 251Before him are Hussein Abdulghani (1977), Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi (1971), Mohammed Noor (1978), Osama Hawsawi (1984), Nawaf Al-Temyat (1976), and Mohammad Al-Sahlawi (1987). After him are Yasser Al-Shahrani (1992), Abdullah Zubromawi (1973), Fuad Anwar Amin (1972), Abdullah Al-Mayouf (1987), Khamis Al-Owairan (1973), and Fahad Al-Muwallad (1994).

Among POLITICIANS In Saudi Arabia

Among politicians born in Saudi Arabia, Waleed al-Shehri ranks 62Before him are Talal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (1931), Al-Hurr ibn Abd al-Rahman al-Thaqafi (700), Ali Al-Naimi (1935), Jotapianus (200), Adel al-Jubeir (1962), and Reema bint Bandar Al Saud (1975). After him are Khaled Al-Eid (1969).