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Abdullah II of Jordan
(King of Jordan )
Abdullah II of Jordan
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Birthdate: January 30, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amman

The King of Jordan since 7 February 1999, Abdullah II of Jordan is a member of the Hashemite dynasty. He is a 41st-generation direct descendant of Muhammad and the son of King Hussein of Jordan and his second wife, Princess Muna. Upon assuming the throne, he liberalized the economy and implemented numerous reforms. He is a popular monarch.

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Queen Rania of Jordan
(Queen consort of Jordan.)
Queen Rania of Jordan
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Birthdate: August 31, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kuwait City

Queen Rania of Jordan is the current queen consort of Jordan. Since her marriage to Abdullah II of Jordan, Rania has focused on improving education and health in Jordan. In 2005, Queen Rania joined hands with the Ministry of Education to launch the Queen Rania Award for Excellence in Education, an annual teachers’ award.

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King Hussein of Jordan
(King of Jordan from 1952 to 1999)
King Hussein of Jordan
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Birthdate: November 14, 1935
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Amman
Died: February 7, 1999

King Hussein of Jordan reigned as the king of Jordan from 1952 to 1999. As a royal member of the House of Hashim, Hussein was a direct descendant of Prophet Muhammad. At the time of Hussein's accession, Jordan was a young nation with few natural resources. However, by the end of his reign, Jordan had become a stable, modern state.

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Queen Noor
(Queen consort of Jordan (1978-1999))
Queen Noor
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Birthdate: August 23, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Washington
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Princess Iman bint Abdullah
(Princess)
Princess Iman bint Abdullah
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 27, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman
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Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan
(Prince)
Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 28, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Amman
 7 
Haya bint Hussein
(Daughter of King Hussein of Jordan and Queen Alia, and the Half-Sister of King Abdullah II)
Haya bint Hussein
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Birthdate: May 3, 1974
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman

Haya bint Hussein, daughter of King Hussein of Jordan, was the second wife of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Emirate of Dubai, before her much-publicized divorce. A skilled equestrian, she represented Jordan at the 2000 Sydney Olympics and has also headed the International Federation for Equestrian Sports.

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Abdullah I of Jordan
(King of Jordan (1946 - 1951))
Abdullah I of Jordan
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Birthdate: February 2, 1882
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mecca
Died: July 20, 1951

Abdullah I of Jordan reigned as the King of Jordan from 25 May 1946 until his assassination on 20 July 1951. Prior to his service as the king of Jordan, Abdullah I of Jordan served as the Emir of Transjordan from 11 April 1921 to 25 May 1946.

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Hala Al Turk
(Jordanian-Syrian Bahraini Singer)
Hala Al Turk
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 15, 2002
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Manama

Hala Al Turk is a Arabic singer who achieved popularity at the age of eight after appearing in the famous reality TV talent show, Arabs Got Talent. In 2019, she was honored at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards in Abu Dhabi where she won the Favourite Female Artist award. 

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Princess Raiyah bint Hussein
(Princess)
Princess Raiyah bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 9, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amman
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Prince Faisal bin Hussein
(Prince)
Prince Faisal bin Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 11, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman
 12 
Princess Aisha bint Hussein
(Princess)
Princess Aisha bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman
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Prince Hashim Al Hussein
(Military personnel)
Prince Hashim Al Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 10, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Amman
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Princess Iman bint Hussein
(Princess)
Princess Iman bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 24, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman
 15 
Prince Hassan bin Talal
(Prince)
Prince Hassan bin Talal
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 20, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Amman
 16 
Elijah
(Hebrew Prophet)
Elijah
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0900 BC
Birthplace: Tishbe
Died: 0849 BC
9th-century B.C. prophet Elijah was from the northern kingdom of Israel and lived during King Ahab’s rule. He appears not just in the Bible, but also in the Quran, the Talmud, and several other religious texts. According to Kings, he defended the worship of Yahweh over the Canaanite god Baal. 
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Princess Alia bint Hussein
(Princess)
Princess Alia bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 13, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amman
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Abdullah Ensour
(Diplomat, Politician)
Abdullah Ensour
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 20, 1939
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Salt
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Kassem G
(Jordanian-American Youtube Star)
Kassem G
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Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: October 10, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman

Kassem G is a Jordanian-American actor and comedian best known for posting videos on social networking platforms, such as YouTube. His self-titled YouTube channel, which has more than two million subscribers, houses popular web series like California On, for which he was honored with the prestigious Streamy Award for Best Host in 2013.

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Saba Mubarak
(Actress)
Saba Mubarak
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Birthdate: April 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Anjara
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Prince Muhammad bin Talal
(Prince)
Prince Muhammad bin Talal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 2, 1940
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman
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Prince Ali bin Hussein
(Prince)
Prince Ali bin Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 23, 1975
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Amman
 23 
Princess Rym al-Ali
(Princess)
Princess Rym al-Ali
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1969 AD
Birthplace: Cairo
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Nicomachus of Gerasa
(Philosopher and mathematician)
Nicomachus of Gerasa
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Birthdate: 0060 AD
Birthplace: Jerash
Died: 0120 AD
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Shadia Bseiso
(First Arab Female Wrestler from the Middle East to Sign a Contract With WWE)
Shadia Bseiso
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 20, 1986
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Amman
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Princess Sarah Zeid of Jordan
(Princess)
Princess Sarah Zeid of Jordan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 1, 1972
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Houston
Hussein bin Ali Sharif of Mecca
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Birthdate: 1853 AD
Birthplace: Istanbul
Died: June 4, 1931
Hussein bin Ali Sharif had been the emir of Mecca and the king of Hejaz. While leading the Arab rebellion against the Ottomans, he had declared himself the “king of the Arab countries.” Later, he proclaimed himself the caliph but had to abdicate in the face of Ibn Saud’s attack.
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Talal of Jordan
(King of Jordan Who Was Forced to Abdicate due to His Mental Illness)
Talal of Jordan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 26, 1909
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mecca
Died: July 7, 1972

Part of the Hashemite dynasty, Talal of Jordan reigned as the king of Jordan for a little over a year in the 1950s. The only son of Abdullah I, the first king of Jordan, he was forced to abdicate due to his mental illness. He died in a sanatorium in Istanbul.

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Princess Sumaya bint Hassan
(Princess)
Princess Sumaya bint Hassan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 14, 1971
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman
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Diana Karazon
(Singer)
Diana Karazon
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Birthdate: October 30, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kuwait City
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Dina bint Abdul-Hamid
(Princess)
Dina bint Abdul-Hamid
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 15, 1929
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cairo
Died: August 21, 2019
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Prince Hamzah bin Hussein
(Prince)
Prince Hamzah bin Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 29, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Amman
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Zein Al-Sharaf Talal
(Queen)
Zein Al-Sharaf Talal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 2, 1916
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Alexandria
Died: April 26, 1994
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Dar Tucker
(Basketball player)
Dar Tucker
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 11, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Saginaw
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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Khaled Mashal
(Political leader)
Khaled Mashal
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 28, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ramallah

Khaled Mashal fled West Bank after Israel invaded it, and then settled in Kuwait. The Palestinian leader, initially a teacher, later became a leading member of Hamas, an organization that called for an Islamic state in Palestine. He led Hamas to gain a majority in the 2006 Palestinian legislative election.

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Ahmad Abughaush
(Jordanian Taekwondo Athlete)
Ahmad Abughaush
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 1, 1996
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Arjan
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Princess Alia Tabbaa
(Princess)
Princess Alia Tabbaa
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 15, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amman
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Issam Alnajjar
(TikTok Vocal and Lip-sync Performer)
Issam Alnajjar
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Birthdate: May 12, 2003
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman
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Emanne Beasha
(Singer)
Emanne Beasha
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 18, 2008
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amman
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Farah Siraj
(Vocalist)
Farah Siraj
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 1983 AD
Birthplace: Amman
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George Habash
(Founder of The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine)
George Habash
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 2, 1926
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lod
Died: January 26, 2008
George Habash, also known as al-Hakim, was a Palestinian leader who established the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine. After fleeing Palestine following the formation of the State of Israel, he studied medicine in Beirut. He battled with cancer in his final days and died at age 81.
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Princess Noor bint Asem
(Princess)
Princess Noor bint Asem
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 6, 1982
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman
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Princess Zein bint Hussein
(Princess)
Princess Zein bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman
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Princess Basmah Bani Ahmad
(Princess)
Princess Basmah Bani Ahmad
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1979 AD
Birthplace: Stratford
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Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad
(Prince)
Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 15, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman
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Princess Firyal
(Princess)
Princess Firyal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1945 AD
Birthplace: Jerusalem
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Prince Rashid bin Hassan
(Prince)
Prince Rashid bin Hassan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman
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Mais Hamdan
(Actress)
Mais Hamdan
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Birthdate: October 31, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Abu Dhabi
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Ayah Marar
(Singer-songwriter)
Ayah Marar
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 20, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amman
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Adham Nabulsi
(Artist)
Adham Nabulsi
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 20, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Amman