List of Libyans

This is a list of notable people from Libya.

BusinesspeopleEdit

  • Yitzhak Tshuva (born 1948), Tripoli-born Israeli business magnate, chairman of El-Ad Group, and billionaire.

Educators and teachersEdit

Extrajudicial prisoners of the United StatesEdit

LawyersEdit

LinguistsEdit

  • Ibn al-Ajdābī (died after c. 1077), scholar and linguist
  • Kalifa Tillisi (1930–2010), historian, translator, and linguist
  • Ali Fahmi Khushaim (1937–2011), philosopher, historian, and linguist

MusiciansEdit

PoliticiansEdit

Defence ministersEdit

Prime ministersEdit

PhysiciansEdit

Hani Shennib MD

Religious figuresEdit

Resistance leadersEdit

RoyaltyEdit

RulersEdit

Scientists and mathematiciansEdit

SportspeopleEdit

BasketballEdit

FootballersEdit

WritersEdit

FilmmakersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ar:شمس الدين عرابي
  2. ^ Akyeampong, Emmanuel Kwaku; Gates, Henry Louis (2012-02-02). Dictionary of African Biography. OUP USA. ISBN 978-0-19-538207-5.