Samir Kassir
Samir Kassir (سمير قصير in Arabic) (5 May 1960 – 2 June 2005) was a French-Lebanese professor of history at Saint-Joseph University and journalist.
Samir Kassir was born to a Palestinian fat...
Pierre Amine Gemayel
Pierre Amine Gemayel (Arabic: بيار أمين الجميل; commonly known as Pierre Gemayel Jr., or simply Pierre Gemayel; 23 September 1972 – 21 November 2006) was a Lebanese politician in the Kataeb Party, als...
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Abbas al-Musawi
Abbas al Musawi ( pronunction  ah-BAHS MOO-sah-wee Arabic: عباس الموسوي‎; 1952 – 16 February 1992) was an influential Lebanese Shia cleric, co-founder and Secretary General o...
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Sana'a Mehaidli
Sana'a Mehaidli (Arabic: سناء محيدلي‎; August 14, 1968 - April 9, 1985) was a member of the Syrian Social Nationalist Party who, at the age of 16, blew herself and a Peugeot filled with expl...
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Rashid Karami
Rashid Abdul Hamid Karami (30 December 1921 –1 June 1987) (Arabic: رشيد كرامي‎) was a Lebanese statesman. He was one of the most important political figures in Lebanon for more than 3...
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Kamal Salibi
Kamal Suleiman Salibi (Arabic: كمال سليمان الصليبي ‎) (2 May 1929 – 1 September 2011) was a Lebanese historian, professor of history at the American University of Beirut (AU...
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George Hawi
George Hawi (Arabic: جورج حاوي / ALA-LC: Jūrj Ḥāwī; 5 November 1938 – 21 June 2005) was a Lebanese politician and former secretary general of the Lebanese Communist Party (LCP). An outspoken critic of...
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Assassination of Rafic Hariri
On 14 February 2005, Rafic Hariri, the former Prime Minister of Lebanon, was killed, along with 21 others, when explosives equivalent of around 1,000 kilograms of TNT (2,200 pounds) were detonate...
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Malcolm Kerr (academic)
Malcolm H. Kerr (October 8, 1931 – January 18, 1984) was a university professor, whose speciality was the Middle East and the Arab world. Although a citizen of the United States of America, he was bor...
Avetik Sahakyan
Avetik Hovhannesi Sahakian (Armenian: Աւետիք Սահակեան; 1863–1933), also known as Father Abraham, was an Armenian politician, the Parliamentary President (speaker) of the First Republic of Armenia ...
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Amin al-Hafez (Lebanon)
Amin al-Hafez (Arabic: أمين الحافظ‎),(28 January 1926 - 13 July 2009) was the Prime Minister of Lebanon from 25 April 1973 to 21 June 1973. He was also a long-running Member of Parliament ...
Ignatius Bedros XVI Batanian
Ignatius Bedros XVI Batanian (in Armenian Իգնատիոս Պետրոս ԺԶ Պաթանեան French Ignace Pierre XVI Batanian; 15 February 1899, Mardin, Ottoman Empire – 9 October 1979, Lebanon) was Armenian Catholic Cath...
Robert Stethem
Robert Dean Stethem (November 17, 1961 – June 15, 1985) was a United States Navy Seabee diver who was killed by Hezbollah militants during the hijacking of the commercial airliner he was aboard, ...
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Beirut Arab University shooting
The Beirut Arab University shooting happened on January 25, 2007 in the Beirut Arab University in the Lebanese capital.
Four people were shot dead in clashes between pro- and anti-government activ...
Dany Chamoun
Dany Chamoun (Arabic: داني شمعون‎) (26 August 1934 – 21 October 1990) was a prominent Lebanese politician. A Maronite Christian, the younger son of former President Camille Chamoun and...
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Elie Hobeika
Elie Hobeika (22 September 1956 – 24 January 2002) (Arabic: إيلي حبيقة) was a Lebanese Phalangist and Lebanese Forces militia commander during the Lebanese Civil War, and former MP. Hobeika gained no...
Ghassan Tueni
Ghassan Tueni (Arabic: غسان تويني‎‎; 5 January 1926 – 8 June 2012) was a veteran Lebanese journalist, politician and diplomat who headed An Nahar, one of the Arab World's leading newsp...
Kamal Jumblatt
Kamal Fouad Jumblatt (Arabic: كمال جنبلاط) (December 6, 1917 – March 16, 1977) was an important Lebanese politician. He was the main leader of the anti-government forces who opposed the Assad governm...
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