Famous People From Syrian Arab Republic
Bashar al-AssadBashar al-Assad
11 September 1965
President of Syria
Michael AnsaraMichael Ansara
15 April 1922
Actor

Hafez al-AssadHafez al-Assad
06 October 1930
Former President of Syria

Faisal I of IraqFaisal I of Iraq
20 May 1885
King of Iraq

Jwan YosefJwan Yosef
06 September 1984
Painter, Artist

Yazid IYazid I
20 July 0646
Second Caliph of the Umayyad Caliphate
Abdulfattah Jandali Abdulfattah Jandali
15 March 1931
Steve Jobs' Biological Father

John of DamascusJohn of Damascus
0676 AD
Saint

Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
21 March 1923
Diplomat
Mustafa TlassMustafa Tlass
11 May 1932
Senior officer

Muhammed FarisMuhammed Faris
26 May 1951
Aviator
Ahmad NajyaAhmad Najya
14 July 2003
TikTok Star

JacobJacob
Religious leader

Bilal ibn RibahBilal ibn Ribah
0580 AD
Muezzin

Dündar AliosmanDündar Aliosman
30 December 1930
Ruler

BaibarsBaibars
19 July 1223
Sultan of Egypt
Jacob in IslamJacob in Islam
Prophet

Michel AflaqMichel Aflaq
09 January 1909
Philosopher

Pope Gregory IIIPope Gregory III
0690 AD
Bishop of Rome

Ibn KathīrIbn Kathīr
1301 AD
Historian
Ibn an-NafīsIbn an-Nafīs
1213 AD
Polymath

Al-Ma'arriAl-Ma'arri
23 December 0973
Philosopher
St. Simeon StylitesSt. Simeon Stylites
0390 AD
Saint

Abd al-Rahman IAbd al-Rahman I
0731 AD
Ruler

Pope ConstantinePope Constantine
0664 AD
 
Rifaat al-AssadRifaat al-Assad
22 August 1937
politician, military personnel

Antiochus I SoterAntiochus I Soter
0324 BC
King
Hisham ibn Abd al-MalikHisham ibn Abd al-Malik
0691 AD
Ruler

Salah JadidSalah Jadid
1926 AD
Military Officer

MaronMaron
Saint
IamblichusIamblichus
0245 AD
Philosopher

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Pope AnicetusPope Anicetus
09 December 0092
Pope
NumerianNumerian
0254 AD
Emperor

PosidoniusPosidonius
0135 BC
Philosopher

Imad ad-Din ZengiImad ad-Din Zengi
1085 AD
Ruler

OdaenathusOdaenathus
0220 AD
King
Saints Sergius and BacchusSaints Sergius and Bacchus
Christian saint
Omar Bakri MuhammadOmar Bakri Muhammad
1958 AD
Militant Leader

Ptolemy VI PhilometorPtolemy VI Philometor
0186 BC
King

Al-Walid IIAl-Walid II
0709 AD
Caliph

Saint John ClimacusSaint John Climacus
0579 AD
Monk
Salah al-Din BitarSalah al-Din Bitar
01 January 1912
Politician

Muawiya IIMuawiya II
28 March 0661
Caliph

Publilius SyrusPublilius Syrus
0085 BC
Writer, Playwright, Poet

Shukri al-QuwatliShukri al-Quwatli
06 May 1891
President

Sophronius of JerusalemSophronius of Jerusalem
0560 AD
Writer
Eusebius of NicomediaEusebius of Nicomedia
Priest

TatianTatian
0120 AD
Writer, theologian
Nazim al-KudsiNazim al-Kudsi
14 February 1906
Politician

Demetrius I SoterDemetrius I Soter
0187 BC
Ruler

Theophilus Of AntiochTheophilus Of Antioch
Writer
Pope SisinniusPope Sisinnius
0650 AD
Pope

DamasciusDamascius
0458 AD
Greek philosopher
Hashim al-AtassiHashim al-Atassi
11 January 1875
Politician

Adib ShishakliAdib Shishakli
1909 AD
Military leader

Apollinaris of LaodiceaApollinaris of Laodicea
Bishop

Sabbas the SanctifiedSabbas the Sanctified
0439 AD
Saint

Nicholas of DamascusNicholas of Damascus
0064 AD
Greek historian and philosopher
Ben-Hadad IBen-Hadad I
King

BardaisanBardaisan
11 July 0154
Philosopher

Saint Andrew of CreteSaint Andrew of Crete
0650 AD
Theologian

Jacob Of SerughJacob Of Serugh
0451 AD
Poet
Abu AbbasAbu Abbas
10 December 1948
 

Bar HebraeusBar Hebraeus
1226 AD
Philosopher
Abū TammāmAbū Tammām
Poet

Abd al-Rahman al-KawakibiAbd al-Rahman al-Kawakibi
1855 AD
Religious scholar

Paul BaghdadlianPaul Baghdadlian
10 July 1953
Singer
Abd al-Ghani al-NabulsiAbd al-Ghani al-Nabulsi
19 March 1641
Scholar

Akram al-HawraniAkram al-Hawrani
1912 AD
Politician
Heliodorus of EmesaHeliodorus of Emesa
Writer

Muhammad al-MaghutMuhammad al-Maghut
12 December 1934
Writer

Seleucus VI EpiphanesSeleucus VI Epiphanes
 
PapinianPapinian
0142 AD
Roman jurist

Khalid BakdashKhalid Bakdash
15 November 1912
Politician
Callinicus of HeliopolisCallinicus of Heliopolis
0650 AD
Architect

Aram TigranAram Tigran
15 January 1934
Singer

Abd al-Rahman ibn Muhammad ibn al-Ash'athAbd al-Rahman ibn Muhammad ibn al-Ash'ath
General

Pacorus IPacorus I
0063 AD
Parthian prince
John MoschusJohn Moschus
0550 AD
Byzantine writer
Shihab al-Din al-'UmariShihab al-Din al-'Umari
20 June 1300
Historian

Saadallah WannousSaadallah Wannous
27 March 1941
Playwright

Jacob of EdessaJacob of Edessa
0640 AD
Writer

Al-BuḥturīAl-Buḥturī
0820 AD
Poet
Omar Abu RishaOmar Abu Risha
10 April 1910
Poet

Mustafa NaimaMustafa Naima
1655 AD
Bureaucrat

Mahmud az-ZuʿbiMahmud az-Zuʿbi
1935 AD
Syrian politician

Khalid al-QasriKhalid al-Qasri
Governor

Badr Khānī JāladatBadr Khānī Jāladat
1893 AD
Nationalist leader
Karnig SarkissianKarnig Sarkissian
1953 AD
Singer

Abu'l-FidaAbu'l-Fida
31 October 1273
Historian
Antipope Constantine IIAntipope Constantine II
28 June 0767
Priest

Aëtius of AntiochAëtius of Antioch
0300 AD
Theologians
Ibrāhīm al-ḤalabīIbrāhīm al-Ḥalabī
1460 AD
Jurist
Severian of GabalaSeverian of Gabala
Preacher