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Abdul Basit 'Abd us-Samad
Bold text Abdul Baset Muhammad Abdus Samad Born 1927 Armant, Hermonthis, Egypt Died November 30, 1988 (aged 61-62) Cairo, Egypt Occupation Qari, Imam, Sheikh Known for His unique recitation of the Holy Quran Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)-5 ft 11 in (180 cm) Title Golden Throat, Voice from the Heavens Religion Islam Children Yasir, Hisham and Tariq Qari ‘Abdul-Basit ‘Abdus-Samad (1927–1988) (Arabic; عبد الباسط عبد الصمد),(Kurdî; Ebdulbasit Ebdussemed), was a renowned Egyptian Qari (reciter of the Qur'an). As such, many modern reciters try to imitate his style. The Qari had won three world Qira'at competitions in the early 1970s. ‘Abdus-Samad was one of the first huffaz to make commercial recordings of his recitations,…Read more >