Al-Nasir Muhammad Salah al-Din
Al-Nasir Muhammad Salah al-Din or al-Nasir li Din Allah Muhammad Salah al-Din ibn Ali al-Mahdi (Arabic: الناصر لدين الله محمد صلاح الدين بن علي المهدي ) (b. September 4, 1338 - d. November 2, 1391) wa...
Al-Mansur Muhammad bin Abdallah
This article is about the Zaydi imam of Yemen. For the earlier imam of Yemen please see Al-Mansur Muhammad. For the Ayyubid Sultan of Egypt please see Al-Mansur Nasir al-Din Muhammad. For the Ayyubi...
Al-Wathiq al-Mutahhar
Al-Wathiq al-Mutahhar (1303 - 1379/80) was an imam of the Zaidi state of Yemen, who was also a poet. A native of As Sudah, he was the son of the powerful imam al-Mahdi Muhammad bin al-Mutahhar who die...
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Al-Mutawakkil Ahmad
Al-Mutawakkil Ahmad (المتوكل أحمد) (26), (full name Ahmad bin Ali bin Abbas: أحمد بن علي بن عباس) September 1756 - 10 September 1816 was an Imam of Yemen who ruled in 1809-1816. He belonged to the Qas...
Yahya ibn Yahya
Yahya II ibn Yahya (Arabic: يحيى الثاني بن يحيى‎) was the sixth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after the death of his father Yahya I in 864. He died in 874.
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Al-Mu'ayyad Muhammad II
Al-Mu'ayyad Muhammad II (1634 - April 27, 1686) was an Imam of Yemen who ruled in 1681–1686. He belonged to the Qasimid family which descended from the Islamic prophet Muhammad and dominated the Zaidi...
Al-Mansur al-Qasim al-Iyyani
Al-Mansur al-Qasim al-Iyyani (922? – July 11, 1003) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen who briefly reestablished a comprehensive Zaidi realm in the years 999–1002.
Al-Qasim bin Ali was a Sayy...
An-Nasir Muhammad
An-Nasir Muhammad (January 17, 1680 - August 23, 1754), was a Yemeni Sayyid who twice claimed the Zaidi imamate of Yemen, in 1723 and 1727-1729.Muhammad bin Ishaq was a grandson of Imam al-Mahdi Ahmad...
Succession to Muhammad
The succession to Muhammad concerns the varying aspects of successorship of Muhammad after his death, comprising who might be considered as his successor to lead the Muslims, how that person should be...
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Al-Mutawakkil al-Muhsin
Al-Mutawakkil al-Muhsin (died July 29, 1878) was an Imam who claimed the Zaidi state of Yemen in 1855-1878, in rivalry with several other contenders and with the invading Turks. His highly contested r...
Al-Mutahhar
Al-Mutahhar (January 3, 1503 - November 9, 1572) was an imam of the Zaidi state of Yemen who ruled from 1547 to 1572. His era marked the temporary end of an autonomous Yemeni polity in the highlands.<...
Hasan ibn Ali
Hasan ibn `Ali ibn Abi Ṭalib (Arabic: الحسن بن علي بن أبي طالب ‎, 625–670 CE), commonly called Hasan, was the second Shiite Imam, succeeding his father Ali and preceding his younger brother...
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Ahmad bin Yahya
Ahmad bin Yahya Hamidaddin (18 June 1891 – 18 September 1962) was the penultimate king of the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen from 1948 to 1962. His full name and title was H.M. al-Nasir-li-Dinullah...
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Al-Mutawakkil al-Mutahhar
Al-Mutawakkil al-Mutahhar (1398 - June/July 1474) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen who ruled between 1436 and 1474, in rivalry with other claimants for the imamate.
Al-Mutahhar bin Muhammad...
Al-Mahdi Ahmad
Al-Mahdi Ahmad (1633 – July 10, 1681) was an Imam of Yemen, who ruled in 1676–1681. He belonged to the Qasimid family that was descended from Muhammad.
Ahmad was a son of al-Hasan bin ...
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Al-Mansur Muhammad
This article is about the imam of Yemen. For the later imam of Yemen please see Al-Mansur Muhammad bin Abdallah. For the Ayyubid Sultan of Egypt please see Al-Mansur Nasir al-Din Muhammad. For the Ayy...
Al-Mansur Ali II
Al-Mansur Ali II (1812–1871) was an Imam of Yemen who reigned in the capital San'a during four brief terms (1835–1837, 1844–1845, 1849–1850, 1851). He belonged to the Qasimid family, descended from th...
Al-Mahdi Salah ad-Din
Al-Mahdi Salah ad-Din (died 1445) was a claimant for the Zaidi state in Yemen, whose tenure as imam is counted from 1436 to 1445.Salah ad-Din bin Ali was a descendant of the imam al-Mansur Yahya (d. 9...
Al-Mahdi Ahmad bin Yahya
Al-Mahdi Ahmad bin Yahya (1363? – 1436) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen who briefly held the imamate in 1391–1392.Ahmad bin Yahya was a 12th-generation descendant of the Zaidi imam ad-Da'i Yus...
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Al-Mansur al-Husayn II
Al-Mansur al-Husayn II (14 June 1696 - 6 March 1748) was an Imam of Yemen who ruled in 1727-1748. He belonged to the Qasimid family, descendants of Muhammad, who dominated the Zaidi imamate of Yemen i...
Ahl al-Kisa
Ahl al-Kisa' (Arabic: أهل الكساء, translit.: Ahl al-Kisā'), or the People of the Cloak, refers to the Islamic prophet, Muhammad; his daughter, Fatimah; his cousin and son-in-law Ali; and his two ...
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Al-Mahdi Abbas
Al-Mahdi Abbas (1719 – 4 September 1775) was an Imam of Yemen who ruled in 1748–1775. He belonged to the Qasimid family, descended from the Prophet Muhammad, which dominated the Zaidi imamate of Yemen...
Al-Hadi Sharaf ad-Din
Al-Hadi Sharaf ad-Din (1820 - June 8, 1890) was a claimant for the Zaidi imamate of Yemen in the years 1878-1890, acting in opposition to the Ottoman occupiers of the country. His period saw a tribal ...
An-Nasir Muhammad bin Abdallah
An-Nasir Muhammad bin Abdallah (November 3, 1196 - December 1, 1226) was an imam of part of the Zaidi state in Yemen, who ruled in 1217-1226 in rivalry with a contender.
Izz ad-Din Muhammad was bo...
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An-Nasir Ahmad
An-Nasir Ahmad (d. 5 June, 934) was the third imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen. Through his active leadership he confirmed and expanded the polity founded by his two predecessors.
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Al-Mutawakkil Yahya Sharaf ad-Din
Al-Mutawakkil Yahya Sharaf ad-Din (25 February 1473 - 27 March 1555) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen. His period as imam covered the period from 1506 to 1555, though his political power ended ...
Yahya ibn Al-Qassim
Yahya III ibn Al-Qassim (Arabic: يحيى الثالث بن القاسم‎) was the eighth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after the death of Ali II in 880. He died in 904.He was nicknamed Al...
An-Nasir Ali bin Salah
An-Nasir Ali bin Salah (died 1329) was a claimant to the Zaidi state in Yemen, acting in rivalry with other pretenders in 1328–1329.Ali bin Salah bin Ibrahim was a grandson of the imam al-Mahdi Ibrahi...
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