Famous People From Syrian Arab Republic
Bashar al-AssadBashar al-Assad
11 September 1965
President of Syria
Hafez al-AssadHafez al-Assad
06 October 1930
Former President of Syria

Michael AnsaraMichael Ansara
15 April 1922
Actor

Jwan YosefJwan Yosef
06 September 1984
Painter, Artist

Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
21 March 1923
Diplomat

Mustafa TlassMustafa Tlass
11 May 1932
Senior officer
Muhammed FarisMuhammed Faris
26 May 1951
Aviator

Abdulfattah Jandali Abdulfattah Jandali
15 March 1931
Steve Jobs' Biological Father

Michel AflaqMichel Aflaq
09 January 1910
politician, writer, sociologist, philosopher

Yazid IYazid I
20 July 0647
Caliph
BaibarsBaibars
19 July 1223
Sultan of Egypt

Al-FarabiAl-Farabi
0872 AD
Philosopher
Salah JadidSalah Jadid
1926 AD
politician

John of DamascusJohn of Damascus
0676 AD
Saint

Pope Gregory IIIPope Gregory III
0731 AD
 
Rifaat al-AssadRifaat al-Assad
22 August 1937
politician, military personnel

Al-Walid IAl-Walid I
0668 AD
Caliph of Damascus
Demetrius I of MacedonDemetrius I of Macedon
0337 BC
Military leader

Antiochus I SoterAntiochus I Soter
0324 BC
King

Pope AnicetusPope Anicetus
09 December 0092
 
Hisham ibn Abd al-MalikHisham ibn Abd al-Malik
0691 AD
Caliph

NumerianNumerian
0254 AD
Emperor
PosidoniusPosidonius
0135 BC
Philosopher

Muawiya IIMuawiya II
28 March 0661
Caliph

Pope ConstantinePope Constantine
0664 AD
 

Ptolemy VI PhilometorPtolemy VI Philometor
0186 BC
King
LukeLuke
 
Omar Bakri MuhammadOmar Bakri Muhammad
1958 AD
Militant Leader

TatianTatian
0120 AD
Writer, theologian

Pope SisinniusPope Sisinnius
0650 AD
Pope

Pope SisinniusPope Sisinnius
0650 AD
Pope
Publilius SyrusPublilius Syrus
0085 BC
Writer, Playwright, Poet

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Demetrius I SoterDemetrius I Soter
0187 BC
Ruler

Abd ar-Rahman IAbd ar-Rahman I
0731 AD
 

Bilal ibn RibahBilal ibn Ribah
0580 AD
Muezzin

Seleucus VI EpiphanesSeleucus VI Epiphanes
 
Abu AbbasAbu Abbas
10 December 1948
 

Tariq ibn-ZiyadTariq ibn-Ziyad
0670 AD
Military commander
Iamblichus of ChalcisIamblichus of Chalcis
0245 AD
Philosopher

Abd al-MalikAbd al-Malik
0646 AD
Caliph of Damascus

ZengiZengi
1087 AD
Ruler
Abd al-QadirAbd al-Qadir
06 September 1808
Algerian military leader