Saudi Arabia ranks 2,267th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Prostějov, Telavi, and Almada. Memorable people born in Saudi Arabia include Abdulaziz al-Omari, Omar Hawsawi, and Khaled Aziz. Memorable people who died in Saudi Arabia include Hasan ibn Ali and Antarah ibn Shaddad. Saudi Arabia has been the birth place of many soccer players and designers and the death place of many religious figures and writers. Saudi Arabia is located in Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Arabia, officially the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is a country in Western Asia constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula. With a land area of approximately 2,150,000 km2 (830,000 sq mi), Saudi Arabia is geographically the largest sovereign state in Western Asia, the second-largest in the Arab world, the fifth-largest in Asia, and the 12th-largest in the world. Saudi Arabia is bordered by Jordan and Iraq to the north, Kuwait to the northeast, Qatar, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates to the east, Oman to the southeast and Yemen to the south; it is separated from Egypt and Israel by the Gulf of Aqaba. It is the only country with both a Red Sea coast and a Persian Gulf coast, and most of its terrain consists of arid desert, lowland and mountains. As of October 2018, the Saudi economy was the largest in the Middle East and the 18th largest in the world. Saudi Arabia also has one of the world's youngest populations: 50 percent of its 33.4 million people are under 25 years old. Read more on Wikipedia
Between 1979 and 1994, Saudi Arabia was the birth place of 4 globally memorable people, including Abdulaziz al-Omari, Omar Hawsawi, and Khaled Aziz. Additionaly, 2 globally memorable people have passed away in Saudi Arabia including Hasan ibn Ali and Antarah ibn Shaddad.
Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 1 globally memorable people born in Saudi Arabia since 1700.