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Faidi al-Alami

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year: 
ca. 1910
BTD page #: 
74
BTD photo #: 
67
caption: 
Faidi al-Alami, mayor of Jerusalem between 1906 and 1909, and Jerusalem representative in the Ottoman Parliament from 1914 to 1918. Alami was also a scholar, who published a concordance of the Koran. He was the father of Musa al-Alami, a distinguished Palestinian of the British Mandate period (see 343).