Tariq ibn Ziyad

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Tariq bin Ziyad
طارق بن زياد
Born 670
Dee'd 720 (aged 50)
Damascus, ash-Sham
Buried at Damascus, Sirie
Allegiance Umayyad Caliphate
Rank General
Battles/wars Conquest o Hispanie
 • Battle o Guadalete
Ither wirk Govrenor o Al-Andalus

Tariq ibn Ziyad (Arabic: طارق بن زياد‎, died 720) wis a Muslim general who led the Islamic Umayyad conquest o Visigothic Hispanie in 711–718 A.D.