Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan

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Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan
5t caliph o the Umayyad Dynasty
Umayyad Caliph in Damascus
First Umayyad gold dinar, Caliph Abd al-Malik, 695 CE.jpg
Possibly Abd al-Malik depictit on a coin
Ring 685–705
Predecessor Marwan I
Successor Al-Walid I
Born 646
Medina, Arabie[1]
Dee'd 705
Issue Al-Walid I, Hisham, Abdallah, Sulayman, Maslamah, Yazid II
Full name
Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan
Dynasty Umayyad
Faither Marwan I
Mither Aisha bint Mwauyia ibn Al-Mughira[2]

Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan (Arabic: عبد الملك بن مروان‘Abd al-Malik ibn Marwān, 646 – 8 October 705) wis the 5t Umayyad caliph.

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  1. "'Abd al-Malik". Encyclopedia Britannica. I: A-Ak - Bayes (15th ed.). Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc. 2010. pp. 14–15. ISBN 978-1-59339-837-8. 
  2. Dr. Eli Munif Shahla, "Al-Ayam al-Akhira fi Hayat al-Kulafa", Dar al-Kitab al-Arabi, 1st ed., 1998, pp 236-238.