Abdul-Wahid I, Almohad Caliph
Abu Muhammad Abd al-Wahid 'al-Makhlu' (also known as Abd al-Wahid I, Arabic: أبو محمد عبد الواحد بن يوسف‎ Abū Muḥammad ‘Abd al-Wāhid bin Yūsuf) was the Almohad Caliph of Morocco for less tha...
Abdelkebir Khatibi
Abdelkebir Khatibi (11 February 1938 – 16 March 2009) was a Moroccan literary critic, novelist and playwright. Affected in his late twenties by the rebellious spirit of 1960s counterculture, he challe...
Abdelkhalek Torres
Abdelkhalek Torres (1910 - May 27, 1970) was a Moroccan journalist and nationalist leader based in Tetouan, Morocco during the Spanish protectorate of Morocco era.Torres's 1934 play Intissar al haq (T...
Samuel Pallache
Samuel Pallache (Hebrew: שמואל פלאג'י, Shmuel Palach) (c. 1550 – February 4, 1616) was a Jewish-Moroccan merchant, diplomat and pirate who was sent as an envoy to the Dutch Republic in 1608.Pallache ...
Rachid Ben Ali
Rachid Ben Ali (born 1978, Taza, Morocco) is a controversial Dutch painter of Sephardic Moroccan descent.
At the age of 15 he was sent by his parents to the Netherlands. He is an autodidact. Later...
Driss Basri
Driss Basri (Arabic: إدريس البصري‎ Idrīs al-Baṣrīy, November 8, 1938 in Settat – August 27, 2007) was a Moroccan politician who served as Interior Minister from 1979 to 1999. After General O...
Yusuf Biscaino
Yusuf Biscaino, also Ahmad b. Abd Allah al-Hayti al-Maruni, was a Morisco in the service of the Moroccan Sultan Mulay Zidan.He was sent as an ambassador to the Low Countries in 1610-11.He met with Pri...
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Slimane of Morocco
Mulay Slimane or Suleiman (1766 – 28 November 1822) (Arabic: مولاي سليمان‎) was the Sultan of Morocco from 1792 to 1822. Slimane was one of five sons of Mohammed III who fought a civil ...
Princess Lalla Meryem of Morocco
Princess Lalla Meryem of Morocco (Arabic: الأميرة للا مريم‎, GCVO, born 26 August 1962 in Rome, Italy) is the first daughter and eldest child of the late King Hassan II of Morocco and his se...
Mohamed Bennouna
Mohamed Bennouna (born 29 April 1943 in Marrakech, Morocco) is a diplomat and jurist from Morocco. He worked as a professor at the Mohammed V University, as a permanent representative of his native co...
Ali ibn Harzihim
For the teacher of Ash-Shadhili see Abu Abdallah ibn HarzihimSidi Ali ibn Harzihim or Abul Hasan Ali ibn Ismail ibn Mohammed ibn Abdallah ibn Harzihim/Hirzihim (also: Sidi Hrazem or Sidi Harazim) wa...
Thami El Glaoui
Thami El Glaoui or El Haj T'hami el Mezouari el Glaoui (1879 - 23 January 1956), better known in English-speaking countries as T'hami El Glaoui or Lord of the Atlas, was the Pasha of Marrakech from 19...
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Amram ben Diwan
Amram ben Diwan (died 1782, Ouazzane, Morocco) was a venerated 18th-century rabbi whose tomb has become the site of an annual pilgrimage.Born in Jerusalem, he soon moved to Hebron in 1743 and was sent...
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Ahmed Belbachir Haskouri
Ahmed Belbachir Haskouri (1908–1962) was a prominent member of the royal court of Morocco during the protectorate period. His name was also transliterated as Si Hamed Ben Baxir Escuri or Escurri, Sidi...
Ahmed Belbachir Haskouri - Wikipedia
Muhammad Ibn 'Abd al-Karim al-Khattabi
Abd el-Krim (1882–83, Ajdir – February 6, 1963, Cairo) (full name: Muhammad Ibn 'Abd el-Karim El-Khattabi, Arabic: محمد بن عبد الكريم الخطابي‎, Berber name: Muḥend n Ɛabd Krim Lxeṭṭabi or Mo...
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