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Jeddah (sau)

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Jeddah

Jeddah ranks 590th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Pau, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Macon, Georgia, and Siegen. Memorable people born in Jeddah include Abbas I of Egypt, Muhammad bin Nayef, and Majed Abdullah. Memorable people who died in Jeddah include Idi Amin, Abbasgulu Bakikhanov, and Ma Bufang. Jeddah has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many politicians and writers. Jeddah is located in Saudi Arabia.

Jeddah, also spelled Jedda, Jiddah or Jidda, is a city in the Hejaz region of Saudi Arabia and the country's commercial center. With a population of about four million people, Jeddah is the largest city in Makkah Province, the second-largest in Saudi Arabia, and the tenth-largest in the Arab world. Jeddah Islamic Port, located on the Red Sea, is the second-largest and second-busiest seaport in the Arab world. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1994, Jeddah was the birth place of 13 globally memorable people, including Abbas I of Egypt, Muhammad bin Nayef, and Majed Abdullah. Additionaly, 6 globally memorable people have passed away in Jeddah including Idi Amin, Abbasgulu Bakikhanov, and Ma Bufang.

People Born in Jeddah

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Most individuals born in present day Jeddah were soccer players (10), politicians (2), and referees (1),  while most who died were politicians (2), writers (2), architects (1), and soccer players (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Jeddah, including Majed Abdullah, Hussein Abdulghani, and Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Jeddah, including Majed Abdullah, Hussein Abdulghani, and Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 2 globally memorable people born in Jeddah since 1700.