Hussein ibn Ali
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Hussein ibn Ali

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Born 626 AD
Hometown Madinah
Died Oct 13, 680 AD

Al-Hussein ibn Ali ibn Abi Talib (11 or 13 January 626 CE – 13 October 680 CE) was the son of Ali ibn Abi Ṭalib and Fatimah Zahra and the younger brother of Hasan ibn Ali. Hussein is an important figure in Islam as he is a member of the Ahl al-Bayt (the household of Muhammad) and Ahl al-Kisa, as well as being an Imam. Hussein is highly regarded by both the Shia and the Sunni as a martyr because he refused to pledge allegiance to Yazid I, the Umayyad caliph.… Read More

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626 AD Birth Born in 626.

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669 AD 43 Years Old According to the Shia, Husayn had gained the third Imam for a period of ten years after the death of his brother Hassan in 669. … Read More

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680 AD 54 Years Old 1 More Event
…  As a consequence, he was killed and beheaded in the Battle of Karbala in 680 (61 AH) by Shimr Ibn Thil-Jawshan. … Read More
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