Levon Ter-Petrosyan
Levon Ter-Petrosyan (Armenian: Լևոն Տեր-Պետրոսյան; born 9 January 1945) is an Armenian politician. He was the first President of Armenia from 1991 to 1998. A senior researcher at the Matenadaran I...
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Wael Ayan
Wael Ayan (Arabic: وائل عيان‎) (born June 13, 1985 in Aleppo, Syria) is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Najran SC, which competes in the Saudi Professional League the top divisio...
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Mustafa Setmariam Nasar
Abu Musab al-Suri, born Mustafa bin Abd al-Qadir Setmariam Nasar (Arabic: مصطفى بن عبد القادر ست مريم نصار‎), is a suspected al-Qaeda member and writer. He has held Spanish citizenship since...
Majd Homsi
Majd Homsi (Arabic: مجد حمصي‎, born 12 December 1982 in Aleppo, Syria) is a Syrian footballer who plays as a defender for Karbalaa, which competes in the Iraqi Premier League the top divisio...
Mohammad Shammaa Al Zengi III
Prince Mohammad Shammaa Zengi III (Mohammad Bin Abdullah Bin Mohammad Zengi 1883 - 1954, Arabic: محمد بن عبد الله بن محمد شماع الزنكي ) he was one of the pillars in the Syrian textile industry; he opp...
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Mohamed Al Zeno
Mohamed Al Zeno (Arabic: محمد زينو‎; born 5 February 1983) is a Syrian professional footballer who plays for Muaither SC in the Qatargas League.
Mohamed Al-Zeno's career began with the A...
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John George (actor)
John George (Arabic: جون جورج‎; January 20, 1898, Aleppo, Syria – August 25, 1968, Los Angeles) was a dwarf actor who appeared in at least 130 movies from 1916 to 1960. George worked in film...
René R. Khawam
René Rizqallah Khawam (1917 in Aleppo, Ottoman Empire – 22 March 2004 in Paris, France) was a French translator foremost known for his translations of the Qur'an, One Thousand and One Nights, The Perf...
Ahmad Bader Hassoun
Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun (in Arabic أحمد بدر الدين حسون ) — or Ahmad Badr Al-Din Hassoun — has been the Grand Mufti of Syria since July 2005.
Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun was born in Aleppo, Syrian Arab...
Basel Rajoub
Basel Rajoub (Arabic: باسل رجوب‎) is a Syrian musician, composer and saxophone player. He was born in Aleppo in 1981 and started his musical career performing on trumpet before joining Alepp...
Fateh Moudarres
Fateh al-Moudarres (Arabic: فاتح المدرس‎) (1922—1999) was a Syrian painter and one of the leaders of the modern art movement in Syria. Moudarres studied at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Rom...
Maryana Marrash
Maryana bint Fathallah bin Nasrallah Marrash (Arabic: مريانا بنت فتح الله بن نصرالله مرّاش / ALA-LC: Maryānā bint Fatḥ Allāh bin Naṣrallāh Marrāsh; 1848–1919), also known as Maryana al-Marrash a...
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Ilim-Ilimma I
Ilim-Ilimma I (reigned middle 16th century BC - c. 1525 BC - Middle chronology) was the king of Halab (formerly Yamhad) succeeding his father Abba-El II.
Ilim-Ilimma is known through the inscripti...
Ignatius Peter VIII Abdalahad
Ignatius Peter VIII Abdalahad (born Peter Gregory Abdalahad at Aleppo on June 28, 1930) is Patriarch Emeritus of Antioch and all the East of the Syrians of the Syriac Catholic Church (or Syrian Cathol...
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Nur ad-Din, atabeg of Aleppo
Nūr ad-Dīn Abū al-Qāsim Maḥmūd ibn ʿImād ad-Dīn Zengī (February 1118 – 15 May 1174), often shortened to Nur ad-Din (Arabic: نور الدين‎, "Light of the Faith"), was a member of the Turkic Zeng...
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Muhammed Faris
Muhammed Ahmed Faris (Arabic: محمد أحمد فارس‎; born 26 May 1951) is a Syrian military aviator. He was the first Syrian and the second Arab in space.Born in Aleppo, Syria, he was a pilot in t...
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Sabah Fakhri
Sabah Fakhri (Arabic: صباح فخري‎) (born 1933): is an iconic Arabic male traditional singer from Aleppo, Syria.Over the past 50 years of fame and popularity as a singer, Sabah Fakhri modifie...
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2011 Syrian uprising
The Civil Uprising phase of the Syrian Civil War was an early stage of protests and violence in the ongoing Syrian conflict, lasting from March to 28 July 2011. The uprising evolved from initially min...
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Anwar Bannud
Anwar Bannud (Arabic: أنور بنود‎) (1908–1979) was a Syrian career military officer who served as the chief-of-staff of the Syrian Army from 1950 to 1951.
Bannud began his military career...
Ahatallah
Ahatallah (1590 – c. 1655) was a Syrian bishop chiefly known for his trip to India in 1652, on which he claimed to be the designated "Patriarch of the Whole of India and of China". Apparently, he had ...
Sarkis Assadourian
Sarkis Assadourian (born January 25, 1948) is an Armenian-Canadian politician from the Liberal Party of Canada. He became the first Armenian-Canadian to be elected to the House of Commons, with great ...
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Shafiq Ades
Shafiq Ades (Hebrew:שפיק עדס, Arabic: شفيق عدس) (born in 1900, died on 23 September 1948) was a wealthy Iraqi-Jewish businessman of Syrian origins. After a short show trial in 1948, he was executed by...
Garnik Addarian
Garnik Hovsepi Addarian (in Armenian Գառնիկ Ադդարյան, also transliterated Karnig Attarian in Western Armenian) (1925 – 1986) was an Armenian Diasporan poet, writer and public figure, a member of...
Charles A. Agemian
Charles A. Agemian (July 22, 1909 Aleppo, Syria – March 30, 1996, Neptune City, New Jersey) was a nationally known Armenian-American banker who took early retirement from Chase Manhattan Bank, where h...