Famous People From Syrian Arab Republic
Bashar al-AssadBashar al-Assad
(President of Syria)

11 September 1965

Jwan YosefJwan Yosef
(Painter, Artist)

06 September 1984

Hafez al-AssadHafez al-Assad
(Former President of Syria)

06 October 1930

Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
(Diplomat)

21 March 1923

Mustafa TlassMustafa Tlass
(Senior officer)

11 May 1932

Muhammed FarisMuhammed Faris
(Aviator)

26 May 1951

Abdulfattah Jandali Abdulfattah Jandali
(Steve Jobs' Biological Father)

15 March 1931

Saint PeterSaint Peter
(Saint)

0001 AD

Yazid IYazid I
(Caliph)

20 July 0647

Al-FarabiAl-Farabi
(Philosopher)

0872 AD

BaibarsBaibars
(Sultan of Egypt)

19 July 1223

Pope Gregory IIIPope Gregory III

0731 AD

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John of DamascusJohn of Damascus
(Saint)

0676 AD

Michel AflaqMichel Aflaq
(politician, writer, sociologist, philosopher)

09 January 1910

Al-Walid IAl-Walid I
(Caliph of Damascus)

0668 AD

Demetrius I of MacedonDemetrius I of Macedon
(Military leader)

0337 BC

Rifaat al-AssadRifaat al-Assad
(politician, military personnel)

22 August 1937

Pope AnicetusPope Anicetus

09 December 0092

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Antiochus I SoterAntiochus I Soter
(King)

0324 BC

NumerianNumerian
(Emperor)

0254 AD

PosidoniusPosidonius
(Philosopher)

0135 BC

Hisham ibn Abd al-MalikHisham ibn Abd al-Malik
(Caliph)

0691 AD

Pope ConstantinePope Constantine

0664 AD

LukeLuke

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Salah JadidSalah Jadid
(politician)

1926 AD

Muawiya IIMuawiya II
(Caliph)

28 March 0661

Omar Bakri MuhammadOmar Bakri Muhammad
(Militant Leader)

1958 AD

Publilius SyrusPublilius Syrus
(Writer, Playwright, Poet)

0085 BC

Ptolemy VI PhilometorPtolemy VI Philometor
(King)

0186 BC

Pope SisinniusPope Sisinnius
(Pope)

0650 AD

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Pope SisinniusPope Sisinnius
(Pope)

0650 AD

TatianTatian
(Writer, theologian)

0120 AD

Demetrius I SoterDemetrius I Soter
(Ruler)

0187 BC

Abd ar-Rahman IAbd ar-Rahman I

0731 AD

Seleucus VI EpiphanesSeleucus VI Epiphanes
Bilal ibn RibahBilal ibn Ribah
(Muezzin)

0580 AD

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Tariq ibn-ZiyadTariq ibn-Ziyad
(Military commander)

0670 AD

Abu AbbasAbu Abbas

10 December 1948

Levon Ter-PetrossianLevon Ter-Petrossian
(Former President of Armenia)

09 January 1946

Iamblichus of ChalcisIamblichus of Chalcis
(Philosopher)

0245 AD

Abd al-MalikAbd al-Malik
(Caliph of Damascus)

0646 AD

ZengiZengi
(Ruler)

1087 AD

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Abd al-QadirAbd al-Qadir
(Algerian military leader)

06 September 1808