Tikrit ranks 1,844th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Uji, Latvia, and Pontus (region). Memorable people born in Tikrit include Saladin, Ali Hassan al-Majid, and Ahmed Hassan al-Bakr. Memorable people who died in Tikrit include Abu Omar al-Baghdadi. Tikrit has been the birth place of many politicians and public workers and the death place of many politicians. Tikrit is located in Iraq.
Tikrit is a city in Iraq, located 140 kilometres (87 mi) northwest of Baghdad and 220 kilometres (140 mi) southeast of Mosul on the Tigris River. It is the administrative center of the Saladin Governorate. As of 2012, it had a population of 160,000. Read more on Wikipedia
Between 1138 and 1964, Tikrit was the birth place of 6 globally memorable people, including Saladin, Ali Hassan al-Majid, and Ahmed Hassan al-Bakr. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in Tikrit including Abu Omar al-Baghdadi.
Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 4 globally memorable people born in Tikrit since 1700.