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Hussein, Saddam: 1920 to Present: Middle East

An Arab nationalist leader and former Iraqi president, Saddam Hussein was born on April 28, 1937, to a Sunni family in the village of Awja, near the city of Tikrit, 100 miles north of Baghdad. His father died, and his mother ...

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