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date: 17 September 2019

Bin Laden, Osama (Bin Ladin, Mujahid Usamah) (b. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1957; d. Abbottabad, Pakistan, 2 May 2011) Founder of al-Qaeda 

Source:
A Dictionary of Contemporary World History
Author(s):

Christopher Riches,

Jan Palmowski

Raised in Medina and Hejaz, he was the nephew of one of Saudi Arabia's wealthiest business men. He went to Afghanistan in ... ...

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