Al-Mansur

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Al-Mansur
أبو جعفر عبدالله بن محمد المنصور
Abbasid Dinar - Al Mansur - 140 AH (758 AD).JPG
Gowd dinar o al-Mansur
2nt Caliph o the Abbasid Caliphate
Ring 10 Juin 754 – 6 October 775
Predecessor as-Saffah
Successor al-Mahdi
Born 714 AD
Humeima, Bilad al-Sham
(modren-day Jordan)
Dee'd 6 October 775 (aged 61)
near Mecca, Abbasid Caliphate
(modren-day Saudi Arabie)
Spouse Arwa bint Mansur
Hammadah bint Isa
Fatimah bint Muhammad bin Abi Talha
Aliyah bint al-Ummaiyah
Al-Jariyah al-Rummaiyah
Al-Jariyah al-kurdiyah
Issue Al-Mahdi
Full name
Abu Ja'far Abdallah ibn Muhammad al-Mansur
Dynasty Abbasid
Faither Muhammad ibn Ali ibn Abdallah
Mither Sallamah
Releegion Islam

Al-Mansur or Abu Ja'far Abdallah ibn Muhammad al-Mansur (Arabic: أبو جعفر عبدالله بن محمد المنصور‎‎; 95 AH – 158 AH (714 AD – 6 October 775 AD))[1] wis the seicont Abbasid Caliph ringin frae 136 AH tae 158 AH (754 AD – 775 AD)[2][3] an succeedin his brither Abu al-'Abbas al-Saffah.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Al-Souyouti, Tarikh Al-Kholafa'a (The History o Caliphs)
  2. Stanley Lane-Poole, The Coins of the Eastern Khaleefahs in the British Museum
  3. Axworthy, Michael (2008); A History of Iran; Basic, USA; ISBN 978-0-465-00888-9. See p. 81.