Umar

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Umar
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Islamic Empire During The Reign
Mohammad adil rais-Caliph Umar's empire at its peak 644.PNG
Commander of the Faithful
(Amir al-Mu'minin)
Full Name 'Umar bin al-Khattab
(عمر ابن الخطاب)
Reign 23 August 634 – November 7 644
Born c.586-590
Birthplace Mecca, Arabia
Died 7 November 644
Deathplace Medina, Arabia
Place of Burial Al-Masjid al-Nabawi, Madinah
Predecessor Abu Bakr
Successor Uthman
Father Khattab ibn Nufayl
Mother Hantamah binti Hisham ibn al-Mugheerah
Brother(s) Zayd ibn al-Khattab
Sisiter(s) Fatimah bint al-Khattab
Spouse(s) • Zaynab bint Mazh'un
Umm Kulthum bint Ali
• Quraybah bint Abi Umayyah al-Makhzumi
• Umm Hakim bint al-Harith ibn Hisham
Jamilah bint Ashim ibn Thabit ibn Abi al-Aqlah
• Atikah bint Zayd ibn Amr ibn Nifayl
• Luhyah
• Fukayhah
Son(s) `Abd Allah ibn `Umar
• 'Abd ar-Rahman ibn 'Umar
• 'Ubaid Allah ibn 'Umar
• Zayd ibn 'Umar
Asim ibn Umar
• Iyaad ibn 'Umar
• 'Abd ar-Rahman ibn 'Umar
• Az-Zubayr ibn Bakkar (Abu Shahmah)
Daughter(s) Hafsa bint 'Umar
• Fatima bint 'Umar
• Zaynab bint 'Umar
Descendants Farooqui
Other Titles Al-Farooq ("Distinguisher between truth and false")
Amir al-Mo`mineen ("Commander of the Faithful)

Umar (c. 581-83 CE– 7 November, 644), also known as Umar the Great or Omar the Great was a Muslim from the Banu Adi clan. He was a disciple of the Muslim prophet Muhammad and the second Caliph of Islam. He was great caliph of Islam and his life was inspiration for many Muslims and Mahatma Gandhi said that if India finds a man like Omar ibn Khatab all the problems will be solved.