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Islamic Empire During The Reign
Mohammad adil rais-Caliph Ali's empire 661.PNG
Commander of the Faithful
(Amir al-Mu'minin)
Full Name Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib
(علي بن أبي طالب)
Reign 656–661
Born October 23, 598(598-10-23)
March 17, 599(599-03-17)
March 17, 600(600-03-17)
Birthplace Mecca
Died January 28, 661(661-01-28) (aged 62)
Deathplace Kufa
Place of Burial Imam Ali Mosque, Najaf, Iraq
Predecessor Uthman
Successor Hasan
Father Abu Talib ibn ‘Abd al-Muttalib
Mother Fatima bint Asad
Brother(s) Ja`far ibn Abī Tālib
Aqeel ibn Abi Talib
• Talib ibn Abu Talib
Sister(s) Fakhitah bint Abi Talib
Jumanah bint Abi Talib
Spouse(s) Fatimah
Umamah bint Zainab
Umm ul-Banin
• Leila bint Masoud
Khawlah bint Ja'far
• Al Sahba'bint Rabi'ah
Son(s) Muhsin ibn Ali
Hasan ibn Ali
Husayn ibn Ali
Hilal ibn Ali
Al-Abbas ibn Ali
Abdullah ibn Ali
Jafar ibn Ali
Uthman ibn Ali
• Ubaid Allah bin Ali
• Abi Bakr bin Ali
Muhammad ibn al-Hanafiyyah
• Umar bin Ali
Daughter(s) Zaynab bint Ali
Umm Kulthum bint Ali
Other Titles Abu Al-Hasan
("Father of Hasan")
Abu Turab
("Father of Dust/Soil)
("One Who Is Chosen and Contented")
("Lion of God")
First Alī

Ali ibn Abi Talib (‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib) (علي بن أﺑﻲ طالب) (Approximately: March 17, 599 - February 28, 661)[1] was an early Islamic leader. He was the fourth Sunni caliph and the first Shia imam.

The Prophet, Mohammad, took him as his brother in the pact of brotherhood in Medina.

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Sunni biography

Shi'a biography