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

Jwan YosefJwan Yosef
06 September 1984
Painter, Artist

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

Yazid IYazid I
20 July 0646
Second Caliph of the Umayyad Caliphate

Faisal I of IraqFaisal I of Iraq
20 May 1885
King of Iraq
John of DamascusJohn of Damascus
0676 AD
Saint

Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
21 March 1923
Diplomat

Abdulfattah Jandali Abdulfattah Jandali
15 March 1931
Steve Jobs' Biological Father
Mustafa TlassMustafa Tlass
11 May 1932
Senior officer

Muhammed FarisMuhammed Faris
26 May 1951
Aviator
JacobJacob
Religious leader

BaibarsBaibars
19 July 1223
Sultan of Egypt

Amin al-HafizAmin al-Hafiz
12 November 1921
Politician

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

Pope Gregory IIIPope Gregory III
0690 AD
Bishop of Rome
Abd al-Rahman IAbd al-Rahman I
0731 AD
Ruler

Hisham ibn Abd al-MalikHisham ibn Abd al-Malik
0691 AD
Ruler

Rifaat al-AssadRifaat al-Assad
22 August 1937
politician, military personnel

NumerianNumerian
0254 AD
Emperor
Salah JadidSalah Jadid
1926 AD
Military Officer

Muawiya IIMuawiya II
28 March 0661
Caliph
Antiochus I SoterAntiochus I Soter
0324 BC
King

OdaenathusOdaenathus
0220 AD
King

Al-Walid IIAl-Walid II
0709 AD
Caliph
PosidoniusPosidonius
0135 BC
Philosopher

Omar Bakri MuhammadOmar Bakri Muhammad
1958 AD
Militant Leader
Pope AnicetusPope Anicetus
09 December 0092
Pope

Publilius SyrusPublilius Syrus
0085 BC
Writer, Playwright, Poet

Ptolemy VI PhilometorPtolemy VI Philometor
0186 BC
King
Pope ConstantinePope Constantine
0664 AD
 

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Imad ad-Din ZengiImad ad-Din Zengi
1085 AD
Ruler
Eusebius of NicomediaEusebius of Nicomedia
Priest

Shukri al-QuwatliShukri al-Quwatli
06 May 1891
President

TatianTatian
0120 AD
Writer, theologian

DamasciusDamascius
0458 AD
Greek philosopher
Nazim al-KudsiNazim al-Kudsi
14 February 1906
Politician
Demetrius I SoterDemetrius I Soter
0187 BC
Ruler

Pope SisinniusPope Sisinnius
0650 AD
Pope

Sophronius of JerusalemSophronius of Jerusalem
0560 AD
Writer

Hashim al-AtassiHashim al-Atassi
11 January 1875
Politician
Adib ShishakliAdib Shishakli
1909 AD
Military leader

BardaisanBardaisan
11 July 0154
Philosopher

Apollinaris of LaodiceaApollinaris of Laodicea
Bishop

Bilal ibn RibahBilal ibn Ribah
0580 AD
Muezzin

Ben-Hadad IBen-Hadad I
King
Bar HebraeusBar Hebraeus
1226 AD
Philosopher

Sabbas the SanctifiedSabbas the Sanctified
0439 AD
Saint
Seleucus VI EpiphanesSeleucus VI Epiphanes
 

Abd al-Ghani al-NabulsiAbd al-Ghani al-Nabulsi
19 March 1641
Scholar

Heliodorus of EmesaHeliodorus of Emesa
Writer
PapinianPapinian
0142 AD
Roman jurist

Akram al-HawraniAkram al-Hawrani
1912 AD
Politician
Muhammad al-MaghutMuhammad al-Maghut
12 December 1934
Writer

Khalid BakdashKhalid Bakdash
15 November 1912
Politician

Tariq ibn-ZiyadTariq ibn-Ziyad
0670 AD
Military commander

Abu AbbasAbu Abbas
10 December 1948
 

Pacorus IPacorus I
0063 AD
Parthian prince
Saadallah WannousSaadallah Wannous
27 March 1941
Playwright

John MoschusJohn Moschus
0550 AD
Byzantine writer

Callinicus of HeliopolisCallinicus of Heliopolis
0650 AD
Architect

Severian of GabalaSeverian of Gabala
Preacher
Jacob of EdessaJacob of Edessa
0640 AD
Writer

Mustafa NaimaMustafa Naima
1655 AD
Bureaucrat
Saints Sergius and BacchusSaints Sergius and Bacchus
Christian saint

Khalid al-QasriKhalid al-Qasri
Governor

Omar Abu RishaOmar Abu Risha
10 April 1910
Poet
Ibrāhīm al-ḤalabīIbrāhīm al-Ḥalabī
1460 AD
Jurist

RabbulaRabbula
0411 AD
Bishop
Antipope Constantine IIAntipope Constantine II
28 June 0767
Priest

Salah al-Din BitarSalah al-Din Bitar
01 January 1912
Politician

IamblichusIamblichus
0245 AD
Philosopher
Aëtius of AntiochAëtius of Antioch
0300 AD
Theologians

Dionysius I TelmaharoyoDionysius I Telmaharoyo
0773 AD
Patriarch
Isaac of AntiochIsaac of Antioch
Author

David ibn Merwan al-MukkamasDavid ibn Merwan al-Mukkamas
Philosopher

Abdul-Salam OjeiliAbdul-Salam Ojeili
1918 AD
Novelist

Nicholas of DamascusNicholas of Damascus
0064 AD
Greek historian and philosopher
John of TellaJohn of Tella
0483 AD
Monk
Saint Andrew of CreteSaint Andrew of Crete
0650 AD
Theologian

Saint John ClimacusSaint John Climacus
0579 AD
Monk

St. Simeon StylitesSt. Simeon Stylites
0390 AD
Saint

Abū TammāmAbū Tammām
Poet
Abd al-Rahman ibn Muhammad ibn al-Ash'athAbd al-Rahman ibn Muhammad ibn al-Ash'ath
General

Abhdisho bar BerikhaAbhdisho bar Berikha
1250 AD
Syrian theologian

Abu'l-FidaAbu'l-Fida
31 October 1273
Historian

Al-BuḥturīAl-Buḥturī
0820 AD
Poet

Al-Ma'arriAl-Ma'arri
23 December 0973
Philosopher
Anthony Of TagritAnthony Of Tagrit
Theologian

Badr Khānī JāladatBadr Khānī Jāladat
1893 AD
Nationalist leader
Ibn an-NafīsIbn an-Nafīs
1213 AD
Polymath

Ibn KathīrIbn Kathīr
1301 AD
Historian
Jacob Of SerughJacob Of Serugh
0451 AD
Poet
Mahmud az-ZuʿbiMahmud az-Zuʿbi
1935 AD
Syrian politician