List of Druze

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Lebanese-American media personality Casey Kasem at the 41st Primetime Emmy Awards
Siblings Asmahan (top) and Farid al-Atrash were influential Syrian-Lebanese-Egyptian vocalists.
Sultan Pasha al-Atrash (1885–1982), commander of the Syrian Revolution of 1925-1927.
Amin Tarif was the religious leader of the Druze in Palestine and Israel
Ziad Aboultaif is the first Druze elected to public office outside of the Middle East
Nazar Mahmud is an Israeli figure skater
Nabil Kanso is a Lebanese-American painter

The list of Druze includes prominent Druze figures who are notable in their areas of expertise.

Literature[edit]

Media[edit]

Performing arts[edit]

  • Asmahan (Amaal al-Atrash) - Syrian Lebanese Egyptian female singer, and actress
  • Farid al-Atrash - Syrian Lebanese Egyptian male singer, composer, and actor
  • Ramy Ayach - Lebanese singer
  • Fahd Ballan - Syrian male singer

Politics[edit]

Canada[edit]

Israel[edit]

Lebanon[edit]

Syria[edit]

  • Sultan Pasha al-Atrash - Syrian Leader & Commander of the Syrian Revolt
  • Mansur al-Atrash - Syrian politician, Interim head of state
  • Shibli al-Aysami - former Syrian Vice president and Gen Sec of the Ba'th Arab Socialist Party
  • Issam Zahreddine - Major General of the Syrian Republican Guard who has played a major role in the Syrian Civil War, leading Syrian Government forces on several fronts.

Venezuela[edit]

Religion[edit]

Security[edit]

Sports[edit]

Visual arts[edit]

Others[edit]

References[edit]

See also[edit]