Sa`d ibn Abi Waqqas biography

Sa`d ibn Abi Waqqas

Military Person

0595 – 0674

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Who was Sa`d ibn Abi Waqqas?

Saad ibn Abī Waqqās was an early convert to Islam in 610-11 and one of the important companions of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Sa'd was the seventeenth person to embrace Islam at the age of seventeen. He is mainly known for his commandership in the conquest of Persia in 636, governorship over it, and diplomatic sojourns to China in 616 and 651.

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Born
0595
Mecca
Also known as
  • Saad ibn Abī Waqqās
Children
Religion
  • Islam
Nationality
  • Rashidun Caliphate
  • Umayyad Caliphate
Profession
Died
0674
Medina

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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