Abbasid caliphate

Abbasid caliphate

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Guest asked 4 months ago
How many Abbasid Caliphs were there?

When did each of them govern?

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Guest answered 4 months ago

‘Abbasid Dynasty (Iraq) 132–656 AH/AD750–1258

  • al-Saffah, 132–136 /749–754
  • al-Mansur, 136–158 /754–775
  • al-Mahdi, 158–169 /775–785
  • al-Hadi, 169–170 /785–786
  • Harun al-Rashid, 170–193 /786–809
  • al-Amin, 193–198 /809–813
  • al-Ma’mun, 198–218 /813–833
  • al-Mu’tasim, 218–227 /833–842
  • al-Wathiq, 227–232 /842–847
  • al-Mutawakkil, 232–247 /847–861
  • al-Muntasir, 247–248 /861–862
  • al-Musta’in, 248–252 /862–866
  • al-Mu’tazz, 252–255 /866–869
  • al-Muhtadi, 255–256 /869–870
  • al-Mu’tamid, 256–279 /870–892
  • al-Mu’tadid, 279–289 /892–902
  • al-Muktafi, 289–295 /902–908
  • al-Muqtadir, 295–320 /908–932
  • al-Qahir, 320–322 /932–934
  • al-Radi, 322–329 /934–940
  • al-Muttaqi, 329–333 /940–944
  • al-Mustakfi, 333–334 /944–946
  • al-Muti’, 334–363 /946–974
  • al-Ta’i’, 363–381 /974–991
  • al-Qadir, 381–422 /991–1031
  • al-Qa’im, 422–467 /1031–1075
  • al-Muqtadi, 467–487 /1075–1094
  • al-Mustazhir, 487–512 /1094–1118
  • al-Mustarshid, 512–529 /1118–1135
  • al-Rashid, 529–530 /1135–1136
  • al-Muqtafi, 530–555 /1136–1160
  • al-Mustanjid, 555–566 /1160–1170
  • al-Mustadi’, 566–575 /1170–1180
  • al-Nasir, 575–622 /1180–1225
  • al-Zahir, 622–623 /1225–1226
  • al-Mustansir, 623–640 /1226–1242
  • al-Musta’sim, 640–656 /1242–1258