Zubayr ibn al-Awam

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Az-Zubayr ibn Al-Awam (Arabic: الزبير بن العوام بن خويلد‎; 594–656) was a cousin and companion of the Islamic prophet Muhammad and one of the first converts to Islam. He was also one of the ten companions whom Muhammad promised paradise. He became one of the political and military leaders of the community following the death of Muhammad. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zubayr ibn al-Awam has received more than 354,903 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Zubayr ibn al-Awam is the 1,117th most popular politician (up from 1,577th in 2019), the 43rd most popular biography from Saudi Arabia (up from 46th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Saudi Arabian Politician.

Zubayr ibn al-Awam was a companion of the Prophet Muhammad and is most famous for his role in the Battle of Uhud.

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Among politicians, Zubayr ibn al-Awam ranks 1,117 out of 15,710Before him are Habib Bourguiba, Jianwen Emperor, Klement Gottwald, John II Komnenos, Abd el-Krim, and Britannicus. After him are Roderic, Henry Clay, Al-Walid I, Chlothar II, Constantine III, and Theodora Porphyrogenita.

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Among people born in 594, Zubayr ibn al-Awam ranks 1After him are Uwais al-Qarani, Maymunah bint al-Harith, Ramla bint Abi Sufyan, Empress Kōgyoku, and Suintila. Among people deceased in 656, Zubayr ibn al-Awam ranks 2Before him is Uthman. After him are Talhah, Sigebert III, Hudhayfah ibn al-Yaman, Abdallah ibn Sa'd, and Peada of Mercia.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Zubayr ibn al-Awam ranks 43 out of 222Before him are Abū Lahab (549), Ali al-Ridha (770), Abbas ibn Abd al-Muttalib (567), Faisal I of Iraq (1885), Khalid of Saudi Arabia (1912), and Abd Allah ibn al-Zubayr (624). After him are Al-Walid I (668), Talhah (595), Abu Ubaidah ibn al-Jarrah (582), Muhammad al-Baqir (677), Safiyya bint Huyayy (610), and Musa al-Kadhim (745).

Among POLITICIANS In Saudi Arabia

Among politicians born in Saudi Arabia, Zubayr ibn al-Awam ranks 17Before him are Faisal of Saudi Arabia (1906), Fahd of Saudi Arabia (1921), Abdullah I of Jordan (1882), Abū Lahab (549), Faisal I of Iraq (1885), and Khalid of Saudi Arabia (1912). After him are Al-Walid I (668), Abu Ubaidah ibn al-Jarrah (582), Safiyya bint Huyayy (610), Sulayman ibn Abd al-Malik (674), Amr ibn Hishām (570), and Musaylimah (600).