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 1 Moses

Moses.
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Famous As: Hebrew Religious Leader, Lawgiver, Prophet
Birthdate: 1391 BC
Birthplace: Land of Goshen
Died: 1272 BC

A prominent prophet in Islam, Christianity, and the Baháʼí Faith among other Abrahamic religions, Moses is also the most important prophet in Judaism. One of the most important biblical characters, Moses received the Ten Commandments from God on Mount Sinai. The Ten Commandments are fundamental to both Christianity and Judaism. The authorship of the Torah is also attributed to Moses.

 2 Sirhan Sirhan

Sirhan Sirhan.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Assassin
Birthdate: March 19, 1944
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Jerusalem, Israel
Sirhan Sirhan is a Palestinian militant who assassinated U.S. senator Robert F. Kennedy, brother of John F. Kennedy, by shooting him at the Los Angeles-based Ambassador Hotel, on June 5, 1968. Sirhan was convicted of murder. He is currently serving a life sentence at the Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility.

 3 Abdullah II of Jordan

Abdullah II of Jordan.
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Famous As: King of Jordan
Birthdate: January 30, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

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.

 4 Herod the Great

Herod the Great.
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Famous As: King of Judea
Birthdate: 0073 BC
Birthplace: Edom
Died: 0004 BC

Herod the Great was a client king of Judea. According to the Gospel of Matthew, Herod ordered the execution of all male toddlers in the vicinity of Bethlehem, the incident which came to be known as Massacre of the Innocents. Thus, he is believed to have played a major role in the events leading up to the birth of Jesus.

 5 Queen Rania of Jordan

Queen Rania of Jordan.
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Famous As: Queen consort of Jordan.
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.

 6 Elijah

Elijah.
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Famous As: Prophet
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. 

 7 King Hussein of Jordan

King Hussein of Jordan.
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Famous As: King of Jordan
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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 8 Hussein bin Ali Sharif of Mecca

Hussein bin Ali Sharif of Mecca.
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 1853 AD
Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey
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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 9 Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan

Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: June 28, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 10 Abdullah I of Jordan

Abdullah I of Jordan
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: February 2, 1882
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: July 20, 1951

 11 Princess Iman bint Abdullah

Princess Iman bint Abdullah
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: September 27, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 12 Prince Hamzah bin Hussein

Prince Hamzah bin Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: March 29, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 13 Jethro

Jethro
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Biblical Figure
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Midian

 14 Talal of Jordan

Talal of Jordan
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Famous As: Former King of Jordan
Birthdate: February 26, 1909
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: July 7, 1972

 15 Dina bint Abdul-Hamid

Dina bint Abdul-Hamid
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: December 15, 1929
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: August 21, 2019

 16 Al-Mansur

Al-Mansur
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Caliph of Baghdad
Birthdate: 0714 AD
Birthplace: Humeima
Died: October 6, 0775

 17 Haya bint Hussein

Haya bint Hussein.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess of Jordan
Birthdate: May 3, 1974
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

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.

 18 Kassem G

Kassem G.
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Listed In: YouTubers
Famous As: Internet Personality, Comedian, Actor
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.

 19 Khaled Mashal

Khaled Mashal.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political leader
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.

 20 Princess Raiyah bint Hussein

Princess Raiyah bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: February 9, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 21 Emanne Beasha

Emanne Beasha
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 18, 2008
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 22 Prince Ali bin Hussein

Prince Ali bin Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: December 23, 1975
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 23 Prince Hashim Al Hussein

Prince Hashim Al Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: June 10, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 24 Prince Hassan bin Talal

Prince Hassan bin Talal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: March 20, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 25 Abdullah Ensour

Abdullah Ensour
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Diplomat, Politician
Birthdate: January 20, 1939
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Salt

 26 Princess Aisha bint Hussein

Princess Aisha bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: April 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 27 Princess Alia bint Hussein

Princess Alia bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: February 13, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 28 Prince Faisal bin Hussein

Prince Faisal bin Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: October 11, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 29 Princess Iman bint Hussein

Princess Iman bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: April 24, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 30 Princess Zein bint Hussein

Princess Zein bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: April 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 31 Abu Musab al-Zarqawi

Abu Musab al-Zarqawi.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Terrorist
Birthdate: October 30, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Zarqa, Jordan
Died: June 7, 2006
Jordanian jihadist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi ran a terrorist training camp in Afghanistan. He led many attacks on American troops during the Iraq War and formed the Jama'at al-Tawhid wal-Jihad. He came to be known as the Emir of Al Qaeda in the Country of Two Rivers

 32 Rasmea Odeh

Rasmea Odeh
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Associate director of the Arab American Action Network, Chicago, Illinois
Birthdate: 1947 AD
Birthplace: Lifta, British Mandate Palestine

 33 Atta Elayyan

Atta Elayyan
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: futsal player
Birthdate: May 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kuwait
Died: March 15, 2019

 34 Prince Muhammad bin Talal

Prince Muhammad bin Talal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: October 2, 1940
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 35 Princess Rym al-Ali

Princess Rym al-Ali
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 1969 AD
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt

 36 Shadia Bseiso

Shadia Bseiso
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: June 20, 1986
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 37 Princess Sarah Zeid of Jordan

Princess Sarah Zeid of Jordan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: August 1, 1972
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States

 38 Adham Nabulsi

Adham Nabulsi
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: November 20, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 39 Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad

Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: October 15, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 40 Saba Mubarak

Saba Mubarak
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Anjara, Jordan

 41 Ahmet Düverioğlu

Ahmet Düverioğlu
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 4, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey

 42 Ayah Marar

Ayah Marar
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 20, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 43 Zein Al-Sharaf Talal

Zein Al-Sharaf Talal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: August 2, 1916
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: April 26, 1994

 44 Diana Karazon

Diana Karazon
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 30, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kuwait City, Kuwait

 45 Nicomachus of Gerasa

Nicomachus of Gerasa
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Famous As: Philosopher and mathematician
Birthdate: 0060 AD
Birthplace: Jerash
Died: 0120 AD

 46 Prince Rashid bin Hassan

Prince Rashid bin Hassan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: May 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 47 Princess Sumaya bint Hassan

Princess Sumaya bint Hassan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: May 14, 1971
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 48 Prince Talal bin Muhammad

Prince Talal bin Muhammad
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: July 26, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 49 Princess Alia Tabbaa

Princess Alia Tabbaa
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: September 15, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 50 Princess Majda Ra'ad

Princess Majda Ra'ad
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: September 5, 1942
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Arboga, Sweden