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Ta'if

Ta'if ranks 750th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Lesbos, Saginaw, Michigan, and Englewood, New Jersey. Memorable people born in Ta'if include Uthman, Marwan I, and Al-Hajjaj ibn Yusuf. Memorable people who died in Ta'if include Ibn Saud, Abd Allah ibn Abbas, and Khalid of Saudi Arabia. Ta'if has been the birth place of many politicians and military personnels and the death place of many politicians and religious figures. Ta'if is located in Saudi Arabia.

Ta'if is a city in Mecca Province of Saudi Arabia, at an elevation of 1,879 m (6,165 ft) on the slopes of the Sarawat Mountains. It has a population of 1,200,000 people, is the 5th largest city in Saudi Arabia and the unofficial summer capital. The city is the center of an agricultural area known for its grapes, pomegranate, figs, roses and honey. Taif is well-known as the "City of Roses" and the best summer destination in Saudi Arabia as it enjoys a nice weather during summer. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 574 and 1949, Ta'if was the birth place of 10 globally memorable people, including Uthman, Marwan I, and Al-Hajjaj ibn Yusuf. Additionaly, 4 globally memorable people have passed away in Ta'if including Ibn Saud, Abd Allah ibn Abbas, and Khalid of Saudi Arabia.

People Born in Ta'if

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People Deceased in Ta'if

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Most individuals born in present day Ta'if were politicians (8), military personnels (1), and social activists (1),  while most who died were politicians (3) and religious figures (1).

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 3 globally memorable people born in Ta'if since 1700.