Find out more about the greatest Iraqi Political Leaders, including Saddam Hussein, Jalal Talabani, Ahmed Chalabi, Mohammed Hadid and Nouri al-Maliki.
Saddam HusseinSaddam Hussein
28 April 1937
Dictator & President of Iraq
Uday HusseinUday Hussein
18 June 1964
Saddam Hussein’s Son

Nouri Al-MalikiNouri al-Maliki
20 June 1950
Former Prime Minister of Iraq

Haider al-AbadiHaider al-Abadi
1952 AD
75th Prime Minister of Iraq

Ahmed ChalabiAhmed Chalabi
30 October 1944
Former Deputy Prime Minister of Iraq

Muqtada al-SadrMuqtada al-Sadr
12 August 1973
Politician
Muhammad Saeed al-SahhafMuhammad Saeed al-Sahhaf
1940 AD
politician, diplomat, journalist

Faisal II of IraqFaisal II of Iraq
02 May 1935
King

Ahmed Hassan al-BakrAhmed Hassan al-Bakr
01 July 1914
Politician, Military personnel

Tariq AzizTariq Aziz
28 April 1936
Politician, Diplomat, Journalist
Ali Hassan al-MajidAli Hassan al-Majid
30 November 1941
politician

Jalal TalabaniJalal Talabani
12 November 1933
Politician, Jurist, Lawyer
Izzat Ibrahim al-DouriIzzat Ibrahim al-Douri
01 July 1942
Politician, Military personnel

Masoud BarzaniMasoud Barzani
16 August 1946
Politician

Abd al-Karim QasimAbd al-Karim Qasim
21 November 1914
Military personnel
Mohammed HadidMohammed Hadid
01 January 1907
politician

EsarhaddonEsarhaddon
Sennacherib's son, king
Ur-NammuUr-Nammu
King

Adnan KhairallahAdnan Khairallah
 

Shalmaneser IIIShalmaneser III
0880 BC
Ashurnasirpal II's son
Ibrahim al-JaafariIbrahim al-Jaafari
25 March 1947
Politician, Diplomat

Mohammad Mohammad Sadeq al-SadrMohammad Mohammad Sadeq al-Sadr
23 March 1941
theologian
Masrour BarzaniMasrour Barzani
02 March 1969
Prime Minister

Tiglath-Pileser ITiglath-Pileser I
1114 BC
 

Nuri as-SaidNuri as-Said
30 November 1888
Politician

Shalmaneser IShalmaneser I
1274 BC
King
Sabawi Ibrahim al-TikritiSabawi Ibrahim al-Tikriti
 
Mohammad Bahr al-UlloumMohammad Bahr al-Ulloum
 

Hoshyar ZebariHoshyar Zebari
 

Abdul Karim QassimAbdul Karim Qassim
21 November 1914
Political leader

RafiRafi al-Issawi
02 March 1966
Politician
Mustafa al-BarzaniMustafa al-Barzani
14 March 1903
Politician

Muqtada al SadrMuqtada al Sadr
12 August 1974
Politician

Nur ad-DinNur ad-Din
31 January 1118
Emir

Tiglat-pileser IIITiglat-pileser III
0780 BC
King