Walid Muallem

1941 - 2020

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Walid Mohi Edine al Muallem (Arabic: وليد محيي الدين المعلم‎ Walīd Muḥīyy ad-Dīn al-Muʿallam; 13 January 1941 – 16 November 2020) was a Syrian diplomat and Ba'ath Party member who served as foreign minister from 2006 to 2020 and as deputy prime minister from 2012 to 2020. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walid Muallem has received more than 156,286 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Walid Muallem is the 10,433rd most popular politician (down from 10,200th in 2019), the 113th most popular biography from Syria (down from 95th in 2019) and the 53rd most popular Syrian Politician.

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Among politicians, Walid Muallem ranks 10,433 out of 15,710Before him are Jayavarman VIII, Jonathan Motzfeldt, John Curtin, Abdirashid Shermarke, Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone, and Khuang Aphaiwong. After him are Maria, wife of Constantine V, Ebbe Schwartz, Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, Klaus Wowereit, Ralpacan, and King Zhuang of Zhou.

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Among people born in 1941, Walid Muallem ranks 254Before him are Pak Seung-zin, Donald "Duck" Dunn, Ulf Merbold, Mike Love, Anne Tyler, and Sean S. Cunningham. After him are Holger Meins, Paul Kantner, Michael Moriarty, Robert Foxworth, Ryuichi Sugiyama, and Miriam Margolyes. Among people deceased in 2020, Walid Muallem ranks 334Before him are Detto Mariano, Hossein Sheikholeslam, Richard K. Guy, Sadiq al-Mahdi, Justus Dahinden, and Ashley Cooper. After him are Annie Cordy, Charles Wuorinen, Marian Jaworski, Ronald Harwood, James Drury, and Bernard Stiegler.

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Among people born in Syria, Walid Muallem ranks 113 out of 158Before him are Ignatius IV of Antioch (1920), Ibn al-Qalanisi (1073), Assef Shawkat (1950), Muhammed Faris (1951), Dawoud Rajiha (1947), and Ignatius Joseph III Yonan (1944). After him are Muhammad Zaidan (1948), Jean Carzou (1907), Émile Eddé (1883), Gregory Peter XX Ghabroyan (1934), Maryana Marrash (1848), and Soraya Tarzi (1899).


Among politicians born in Syria, Walid Muallem ranks 53Before him are Hashim al-Atassi (1875), Antiochus Hierax (-266), Mithridates I Callinicus (-200), Ibn al-Qalanisi (1073), Assef Shawkat (1950), and Dawoud Rajiha (1947). After him are Émile Eddé (1883), Soraya Tarzi (1899), Ben-Hadad I (-1000), Muhammad Naji al-Otari (1944), Khalid Bakdash (1912), and George Sabra (1947).