History of Gibraltar
The history of Gibraltar, a small peninsula on the southern Iberian coast near the entrance of the Mediterranean Sea, spans over 2,900 years. The peninsula has evolved from a place of reverence in anc...
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Moors - YouTube - When the Moors Ruled in Spain (2 of 11)
When the Moors Ruled in Spain (2 of 11). A story of a muslim Spain of history.
Moors
When the Moors Ruled in Spain (1 of 11). A story of a muslim Spain of history.
Vandals
They were the dreaded forces on the fringes of civilization, the bloodthirsty warriors who defied the Roman legions and terrorized the people of Europe. They...
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Sep 30, 2009 ... "Those whom forget the past, are doomed to repeat it". I dont know what books most of yall been readin about the moors... but according to ...
Almohad Caliphate
The Almohad Caliphate (Berber: Imweḥḥden, from Arabic الموحدون al-Muwaḥḥidun, "the monotheists" or "the unifiers") was a Moroccan Berber Muslim movement founded in the 12th century.The Almohad movemen...
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Elections in Gibraltar
Elections in Gibraltar gives information on election and election results in Gibraltar.Gibraltar elects on national level a legislature. The Gibraltar Parliament has 17 members, all elected for a four...
Marinid dynasty
The Marinid dynasty (Berber: Imrinen, Arabic: Marīniyūn) or Banu Abd al-Haqq was a dynasty of Zenata Berber descent that ruled Morocco from the 13th to the 15th century. The Marinids overtook the Alm...
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Moors
The Moors were the medieval Muslim inhabitants of the Maghreb, Iberian Peninsula, Sicily, and Malta.The Moors arrived in the Iberian Peninsula in 711 and called the territory Al-Andalus, an area which...
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Our Lady of Europe
Our Lady of Europe (Spanish: Nuestra Señora de Europa or Virgen de Europa) is a title given to the Blessed Virgin Mary as patroness of Gibraltar. The entire European continent was consecrated unde...
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History of the Genoese in Gibraltar
A Genoese community has existed in Gibraltar since the 16th century and later became an important part of the population.
There is much evidence of a community of emigrants from Genoa, who moved t...
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Abd al-Aziz II ibn Ahmad II
Abd al-Aziz II ibn Ahmad II, Abu Faris was Marinid Sultan of Morocco from 1393 to 1396.Abdul Aziz II succeeded Abul Abbas Ahmad Mustanzir in 1393. During his rule the state was effectively ruled by t...
Doves (Gibraltar)
"The Doves" (Spanish: "Los Palomos") was the pseudonym under which a group of six Gibraltarian lawyers and businessmen published a letter on 15 March 1968 in the Gibraltar Chronicle advocating a p...
Kingdom of Gibraltar
The Kingdom of Gibraltar is one of the many historic substantive titles pertaining to the Castilian monarchy and its successor, the Spanish monarchy, belonging to what is known as Grand Title (Spanish...
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Thrasamund
Thrasamund (450–523), King of the Vandals and Alans (496–523), was the fourth king of the north African Kingdom of the Vandals, and reigned longer than any other Vandal king in Africa other than his g...
Next Gibraltar general election
The next Gibraltar general election will elect all 17 members to the 3rd Gibraltar Parliament.
Under section 38(2) of the Gibraltar Constitution Order 2006, the parliament must be dissolved by the...
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Abu al-Abbas al-Jarawi
Abu al-Abbas Ahmad Ibn Abd as-Salam al-Jarawi (1133-1212) was the official poet of the Almohad dynasty. He published his poems in a diwan. Ibn Idhari quotes 300 lines by Al-Jarawi in his Al-Bayan al-M...
Henry Ince
Henry Ince (1736–1808) was a sergeant-major (and later lieutenant) in the British Army who achieved fame as the author of a plan to tunnel through the North Face of the Rock of Gibraltar in 1782, duri...
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Hyaena Cave
Hyaena Cave is a cave in the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar. It forms part of the Gorham's Cave complex which has been nominated for UNESCO World Heritage Site status.
Hyaena Cave is one...
Ibrahim ibn Ali of Morocco
Ibrahim ibn Ali, Abu Salim, was Marinid Sultan of Morocco from 1359 to 1361.Ibrahim ibn Ali assumed the throne in 1359 in succession to Abu Bakr ibn Faris.He was in turn succeeded by Tachufin ibn Ali ...
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Simón Susarte
5°20′37″W / 36.138441°N 5.343574°W / 36.138441; -5.343574 (Simón Susarte's path (1704))Simón Rodríguez Susarte, commonly known as Simón Susarte, was a Spanish goatherd...
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Postage stamps and postal history of Gibraltar
This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of Gibraltar.Gibraltar is a British overseas territory located at the entrance to the Mediterranean Sea overlooking the Strait of Gibraltar. T...
Postage stamps and postal history of Gibraltar - Wikipedia