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Awards (5)
BoNM - Jordan Hires.png The Jordan Barnstar of National Merit
Excellent and noteworthy work improving Amman, Jordan to GA-status. LavaBaron (talk) 20:51, 2 October 2015 (UTC)
Original Barnstar Hires.png The Original Barnstar
Congrats on a front page Did you know for the 'Ain Ghazal Statues. Erp (talk) 04:54, 5 July 2016 (UTC)
Dyk25CE.svg The 25 DYK Creation and Expansion Medal
Congratulations and keep up the good work. :) Freikorp (talk) 19:47, 30 March 2018 (UTC)
Coat of arms of Jordan.svg Hashemite Barnstar
For bringing King Hussein to WP:GA and getting him onto today's front-page. Well done! Onceinawhile (talk) 22:12, 16 April 2018 (UTC)
The Million Award
For your contributions to bring Jordan (estimated annual readership: 2,000,000) to Good Article status, I hereby present you the Million Award. Congratulations on this rare accomplishment, and thanks for all you do for Wikipedia's readers! Fitzcarmalan (talk) 16:18, 16 June 2018 (UTC)
Did you know (32)
Gatoclass (talk) 13:47, 15 October 2015 (UTC) Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 12:01, 6 January 2016 (UTC) Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:02, 15 January 2016 (UTC) Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:01, 1 February 2016 (UTC) HJ Mitchell | Penny for your thoughts? 12:02, 23 February 2016 (UTC) Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:01, 21 March 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 20 May 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Dina Kawar, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that Dina Kawar, a Jordanian Christian, was the first Arab woman to preside over the United Nations Security Council? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Dina Kawar. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Dina Kawar), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:02, 20 May 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 4 June 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article The Jordan Museum, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the Jordan Museum is the largest museum in Jordan, and hosts the country's most important archaeological finds? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/The Jordan Museum. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, The Jordan Museum), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:01, 4 June 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 7 June 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Public Security Directorate, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the country of Jordan was the first Arab state to recruit women to its police force? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Public Security Directorate. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Public Security Directorate), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:01, 7 June 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 19 June 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Aqaba Church, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the Guinness World Records lists the Aqaba Church in Jordan as "oldest known purpose-built Christian church in the world"? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Aqaba Church. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Aqaba Church), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
— Maile (talk) 00:01, 19 June 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 20 June 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Shoubak Revolt, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the Shoubak Revolt (1905) was sparked after Ottoman forces started to put women of the Arabs of the town into forced labor? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Shoubak Revolt. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Shoubak Revolt), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Coffee // have a cup // beans // 12:01, 20 June 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 4 July 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article 'Ain Ghazal Statues, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the 'Ain Ghazal Statues (example pictured), uncovered in Jordan and dating to the eighth millennium BC, are considered to be among the oldest large-scale representations of the human form ever found? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/'Ain Ghazal Statues. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, 'Ain Ghazal Statues), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Graeme Bartlett (talk) 22:18, 4 July 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 13 July 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Siege of Al-Karak (1834), which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that six years after the siege and looting of their city by Ibrahim Pasha, the people of Al-Karak exacted revenge on his forces while they were withdrawing from Syria? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Siege of Al-Karak (1834). You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Siege of Al-Karak (1834)), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:01, 13 July 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 27 July 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Karak Revolt, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that an indiscriminate massacre by the Ottoman Empire ended the 1910 Karak Revolt? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Karak Revolt. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Karak Revolt), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
The DYK project (nominate) 01:01, 27 July 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 28 July 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Antigonid–Nabataean confrontations, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that tonnes of Nabataean spices and silver were looted by the Greeks during one of the Antigonid–Nabataean confrontations? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Antigonid–Nabataean confrontations. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Antigonid–Nabataean confrontations), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:32, 28 July 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 30 July 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Battle of Cana, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that after Seleucid king Antiochus XII was slain by the Nabataeans during the Battle of Cana, his demoralized army fled and died from starvation in the desert? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Battle of Cana. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Battle of Cana), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 12:01, 30 July 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 7 August 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Battle of Gadara, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that during the Battle of Gadara, the victorious Nabataean force used a large number of camels in the form of a bulldozer to push the opposing Hasmoneans into a deep valley? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Battle of Gadara. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Battle of Gadara), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Graeme Bartlett (talk) 07:14, 7 August 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 4 September 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Ahmad Abughaush, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that Ahmad Abughaush (pictured) won Jordan's first Olympic medal with a gold in taekwondo at the 2016 Summer Olympics? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Ahmad Abughaush. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Ahmad Abughaush), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:01, 4 September 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 1 October 2016, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Jordan, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that Jordan has remained one of the safest countries in the Middle East, despite regional turmoil? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Jordan. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Jordan), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Gatoclass (talk) 04:49, 1 October 2016 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 17 January 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article 2016 Al-Karak attack, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the Islamic State claimed responsibility for the 2016 Al-Karak attack against the "apostate Jordanian security forces"? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/2016 Al-Karak attack. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, 2016 Al-Karak attack), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 00:01, 17 January 2017 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 24 July 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article National Socialist Party (Jordan), which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the National Socialist Party's victory in the 1956 general election formed the only elected government in Jordan's history? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/National Socialist Party (Jordan). You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, National Socialist Party (Jordan)), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
IronGargoyle (talk) 12:02, 24 July 2017 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 27 July 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Arabization of the Jordanian Army command, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that Jordan holds an annual celebration on 1 March for the 1956 Arabization of the Jordanian Army command? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Arabization of the Jordanian Army command. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Arabization of the Jordanian Army command), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 12:02, 27 July 2017 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 3 August 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article 1957 alleged Jordanian military coup attempt, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that those implicated in the 1957 alleged coup attempt against King Hussein of Jordan were later pardoned and given senior posts in the government? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/1957 alleged Jordanian military coup attempt. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, 1957 alleged Jordanian military coup attempt), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
IronGargoyle (talk) 00:03, 3 August 2017 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 22 August 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Jordanian local elections, 2017, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that 21 local councils and 68 women had already won seats by acclamation before the Jordanian local elections took place on 15 August? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Jordanian local elections, 2017. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Jordanian local elections, 2017), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Alex ShihTalk 00:02, 22 August 2017 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 21 September 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article 1989 Jordanian protests, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that King Hussein responded to the 1989 Jordanian protests by lifting martial law and reintroducing parliamentary elections? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/1989 Jordanian protests. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, 1989 Jordanian protests), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
— Maile (talk) 12:43, 21 September 2017 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 23 September 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Hashemite custodianship of Jerusalem holy sites, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the Hashemite dynasty, Jordan's royal family, claims custodianship over Jerusalem's holy sites? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Hashemite custodianship of Jerusalem holy sites. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Hashemite custodianship of Jerusalem holy sites), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Vanamonde (talk) 12:02, 23 September 2017 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 7 November 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Shadia Bseiso, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that Shadia Bseiso from Jordan is the first female Arab wrestler to sign with WWE? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Shadia Bseiso. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Shadia Bseiso), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Alex Shih (talk) 00:01, 7 November 2017 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 20 December 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Black September, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that Jordan (capital Amman pictured) fought against Palestinian fighters and Syria in 1970 during Black September? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Black September. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Black September), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Coffee // have a ☕️ // beans // 00:01, 20 December 2017 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 7 February 2018, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Abdullah II of Jordan, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that King Abdullah II of Jordan, who claims to be a 41st-generation direct descendant of Muhammad, funded the restoration of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in 2017? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Abdullah II of Jordan. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Abdullah II of Jordan), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Cas Liber (talk · contribs) 01:52, 7 February 2018 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 16 April 2018, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Hussein of Jordan, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that Hussein (pictured) started his 46-year reign as King of Jordan in 1952 when he was a 17-year-old schoolboy? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Hussein of Jordan. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Hussein of Jordan), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Alex Shih (talk) 00:01, 16 April 2018 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 22 April 2018, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that in 2015, the then-20-year-old Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan, became the youngest person ever to chair a UN Security Council session? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Hussein, Crown Prince of Jordan), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Gatoclass (talk) 00:06, 22 April 2018 (UTC)
Updated DYK query.svgOn 22 April 2018, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Jordan Trail, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the 650 km (400 mi) Jordan Trail, where Moses, Jesus, and Mohammad are believed to have walked, was named one of 2018's best tourist destinations in the world by National Geographic? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Jordan Trail. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Jordan Trail), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.
Gatoclass (talk) 12:02, 22 April 2018 (UTC)