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King of Jordania Abdalá II


King of Jordan, born in Amman on January 30, 1962. It is the first son of King Hussein, fruit of his second marriage with Antoinette Gardiner crisp, so it has passed much of his time studying in English and American schools.After graduating at the British Military Academy of Sandhurst, just like his...

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Abdalla Ebn Hidjari


Arab historian who was born in Spain in 1116 and died in 1195. He wrote a history of Spain of which fragments have been preserved....

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Fourth and last cherif of Wahhabis, executed in Constantinople in 1818. He succeeded his father Sehud in 1814, in the most difficult circumstances. Mehemet Ali, unsubscribe from Egypt, had commissioned exterminate Wahhabis and seize all of their beds. After defeat you an army, became owner of a larg...

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Ahmed Abdallah


Politician President of his country in 1975 and again from 1978 to 1989, born on June 12, 1919 in Anjouan and died on November 26, 1989 in Moroni, Comoros. His full name is Ahmed Abdallah Abderemane.Origin devoted to the business (inherited a lucrative family business of export of vanilla), agreed t...

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King of la taifa de Mallorca. Abdallah al-Murtada

(ca. 1020-1093)

King of the taifa of Mallorca born about 1020 and died in Mallorca in 1093. It was the first sovereign independent of Baleares following the disappearance of the taifa of Denia, which had belonged to the Islands since the reign of Mujaahid.Son of al - Aglab, a liberto which Denia Mujaahid had appoin...

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Abdallah Ben Abdelmottalib


Father of Mahoma, born in Mecca toward the year 545 and died in 570. The only circumstance that makes him notable is to have been father of the Prophet. Also tells that it was about to be sacrificed by his father Abdelmottalib, because after many years without having more children than that, his com...

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Abdallah Ben Balkin

(s. XI)

Fourth and last ruler of Granada who succeeded his grandfather Badis in 1073, and died captive in Africa. He cultivated letters, wrote commentaries on the Quran, and embellished Granada. Its States fell in 1090 in power of the ambitious Yusuf Tachefyn, King of Morocco....

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Ruler of Mecca, born in Medina in the first year of the Hegira, and died in Mecca in the year 692 a.d. He was a companion of Muhammad, and one of the most eminent figures of the early days of Islam. He accompanied his father in the first expeditions of the Arabs against the Greeks, took part in the ...

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Abul Walis Abdallah Ebn Mohamed


Arab historian who was born in Cordoba in 962 and died in 1013. He wrote a biographical dictionary of the renowned theologians and a history of the poets of Andalusia....

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Abdallah-Ebn-Taib Abul-Faradj


Doctor Christian, of Iraq, of the sect of the Nestorians, dead to the 1043. He wrote commentaries on Aristotle and Galen, and also many works in medicine and theology remain unpublished....

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Abdallah I


Uncle of Abul-Abbas - Al - Saffah, first of the Caliphs Abasidas. He died in the 755. She won a battle to the Caliph Meruan II and floored with this victory the dynasty of the Ommiadas. But it was dishonored by the atrocities he committed with the vanquished. After the death of Al - Saffah, who had ...

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King of la taifa de Zaragoza Abdallah Ibn al-Hakam

(s. XI)

Fourth and last King of the taifa of Zaragoza, belonging to the dynasty Tujibi, who lived in the 11th century and whose dates of birth and death are unknown.Son of al - Hakam Ibn Abd al-Rahman Al - Tujibi to was a descendant of the branch of Muhammad al - Awar, and grandson of Abd al - Rahman Ibn Mu...

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King of la taifa de Granada Abdallah ibn Buluggin

(ca. 1055-?)

King of the taifa of Granada, born about 1055 and died in Agmat (Morocco) on unknown date. During his reign he suffered harassment by Alfonso VI of Castile and was the first monarch of taifas who handed over his Kingdom to the Almoravids.Son of Buluggin ibn Badis and grandson of Badis ibn Habbus, Ab...

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King of la taifa de Carmona Abdallah Ibn Ishaq

(ca. 980-1024)

King of the taifa of Carmona born about 980 and died in 1024. The taifa of Carmona was the most important of the small Berber taifas surrounding Seville.Belonging to the Zanata tribe and the family of the birzalies, followers of the sect Nakiri, of the Ibadiya Jariyí, Abdallah was son of Ishaq al -...

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Movaffik Eddin Abd El Lathyf Abdallatif


Philosopher and Arab physician, who was born in Baghdad in 1162 and died in 1231. He studied sciences in his native city, and travelled to Arabia, Egypt, and Asia minor. Saladin appointed him Professor of the great mosque of Damascus, with an increased pension. He is known particularly for the two w...

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Mohammed Addinawari Abdallh Ebn Moslem Ebn Koteybah


Arab historian, who was born in Baghdad in 828 and died in 890. A genealogical history of the Arabs is notable among his many works....

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King of Sidón Abdalonymos

(332-315 a.C.)

(Bd inm) Phoenician King of Sidon. This character, which is not known his political performance, due the sidonio throne to Alejandro Magno, who offered him after deposing Straton III (or II). It is credited with the so-called "sarcophagus of Alejandro", located in the necropolis of Sidon, master pie...

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(s. V)

Bishop and martyr of Susa, who lived at the beginning of the 5th century under the reign of Yerdedjerd, and the dynasty of the Sassanids. In his zeal for Christianity, burned a fire temple that worshipped the guebros and suffered martyrdom in the year 430 for refusing to build it. After this event t...

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King of Tiro Abdastratos

(ca. 919-910 a.C.)

(Shtrt or Abd-Ashtrt Bd) Phoenician King of tyre, son and successor of Baalazor I. He was killed during a Palace conspiracy headed by Methonastartos....

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Muley. Sultán de Marruecos Abdelaziz


Sultan of Morocco (1894-1908), of true name Abd al - Azwz ibn al - Hasan, born on February 18, 1878 in Marrakech (Morocco) and died on 9 June 1943 in Tangier (Morocco).Favorite son of Muley Hasan sultan and a slave of Circassian origin called Lalla Regia, in 1894 was appointed successor to the Moroc...

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Muhammad Ben Ahmed Abdelghani


Military and Algerian politician, Prime Minister of Algeria (1979-1984), born in Oran (Algeria), on March 18, the year 1927 and died in Algiers (Algeria), on 22 September in 1996. He was one of the main leaders in the struggle for the independence of Algeria against French domination.Member of a mod...

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Mohamed Ibn Abu-Bakerus o Abdelmelek Ibn-Thophilus


Physician, Grammarian, poet, philologist, jurist and Hispanic, natural Arabic historian of Guadix (Granada), known by the nickname Abu-Bakerus. He was Professor of the school of medicine at Granada. Died in Morocco in 1203. He wrote two poems: De simplicibus medicamentis; Of Expugnata city....

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(s. XII)

Ruler of the Arabic Spain from the year 1130 to the 1163. Disciple of Mahdi, was proclaimed to his death. He continued the war against the Almoravids and soon took over from Morocco, which was installed as sultan. Spanish Muslims, who had risen against the Almoravids, was called to his aid. Abencasi...

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(s. VII-VI a.C.)

Eunuch of the King Sedecías, King of Judah that the Prophet Jeremiah was freedom....

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King of Sidón Abdemón

(ca. 440 a.C.)

(Bd mn or Abdumon) Phoenician King of Sidon, son and successor of Baalshillem I and father of Baana (his future successor). His name appears in an inscription of Bostan Esh-Sheikh. It is credited with the coinage of a series of sidonias coins, as well as the famous "sarcophagus of the satrap", prese...

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