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Saddam Hussein (1937–2006)


Saddam Hussein was a bloody and brutal dictator who kept his country of Iraq at war almost constantly after assuming power in 1979. At least one million people died due to the machinations of Saddam. After his regime was toppled by the U.S. invasion of 2003, he wound up on a gallows, his life terminated at the end of a hangman's noose. Saddam ... See full bio »

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Known For

Uncle Saddam
Uncle Saddam Himself
(2000)
Gore Vidal's American Presidency
(1996)
Les dix
Les dix Himself
(2003)

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 1980 Long Days (novel)
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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 13 Portrayals | 15 Articles | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 1¼" (1.86 m)
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Personal Quote:

[About to be hung. An observer shouts "Go to Hell!"] To the Hell that is Iraq? See more »

Trivia:

First wife Sajida is the daughter of Khairallah Tulfah, Saddam's uncle and first mentor. Their marriage was arranged when Saddam was 5 and Sajida was 7. However, the two didn't meet until 1958; they were married in Egypt during his exile. While Sajida was officially Iraq's First Lady, Saddam has at least three other wives the Iraqi press kept silent about. His newest wife, Wafa, is the daughter ... See more »

Trademark:

Moustache.

Nickname:

The Butcher of Baghdad. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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