Establishment of the city of Imişli and it is currently located in Azerbaijan.
Jan. 6 The first diesel-engine trip ends (Indianapolis, Indiana, to New York City).
January 10 Brotherhood leaders Faisal al-Dawish, Nayef al-Hathlin and Sahoud bin Lami surrender to the commander of the British Air Force in Jahra, west of Kuwait City.
January 12 The Kingdom of Hejaz, Nejd and its annexes establishes full diplomatic relations with Palestine and holds a conference on the problem of the state under the chairmanship of King Faisal bin Abdulaziz.
Establishment of the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Emir of Kuwait Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah visits Palestine and establishes full diplomatic relations with Palestine.
January 30 - The first radio probe is launched in Pavlovsk, Soviet Union.
November 25 - An earthquake strikes the Izu Peninsula in Japan, killing 223 people and demolishing 650 buildings.
December 22 - 700 dead in Merapi volcano eruption on the Indonesian island of Java.
January 1 - Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Musaed
January 1 - Muhammad Ali al-Sabouni, Syrian Muslim scholar (b.
January 15 - Mohamed Abdel Halim Abu Ghazaleh, Minister of Defense of Egypt.
January 28 - Abdullah Ghaith, Egyptian actor.
January 31 - Youssef Auf, Egyptian comedian, playwright, radio and film writer.
February 9 - Rafiq Subai, Syrian actor.
February 23 - Hossam Moheeb, pioneer of animation, cinematic tricks and advertising, Egyptian.
March 15 - Shady Abdel Salam, director, Egyptian (b.
March 23 - Ahmed Ramzy, Egyptian actor.
April 27 - Sanaa Jamil, actress, Egyptian.
May 3 - Salah Abdel-Sabour, Egyptian poet.
June 2 - Ahmed Tawfik, Egyptian actor and director.
June 27 - Billionaire Ross Perot
June 28 - Ahmed Kamal Abul-Magd, Egyptian politician and Islamic thinker (b.
July 2 – Ahmed Gamal, American jazz pianist (b.
July 15 - Donald Steiner, American biochemist (b.
August 30 - Atef Sedky, Prime Minister of Egypt.
September 11 - Saleh Selim, Egyptian footballer and actor.
October 6 - Hafez al-Assad - President of Syria.
November 22 - Hassaballah El Kafrawi, Egyptian politician and former Minister of Housing.
December 25 - Sami Sarhan, Egyptian actor.
December 25 - Salah Jahin, Egyptian poet, cartoonist and actor (b.
December 30 - Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Saudi prince and former crown prince of Saudi Arabia.
Walid Al-Azami - Baghdadi calligrapher, poet and historian.
Ahmed Osman - Moroccan politician, founder of the National Rally of Independents.
Sheikh Rashid bin Ahmed Al Mualla - Ruler of the Emirate of Umm Al Quwain.
Abu al-Qasim Saad Allah
Abu Yousef Al-Najjar