House Abbas

Founded: 567 CE in Mecca

Founder: Al-Abbas ibn Abd al-Muttalib

Motto: As Allah Wills

Notable members:

Muhammad ibn Ali ibn Abdallah – Consolodated the Abbasid power base in the 630s CE in Arabia.

Abu Muslim Abd al-Rahman ibn Muslim Khorasani Lead an open revolt against the Umayyad Caliphate in 747 CE and won. He founded the Abbasid Sultanate in 750 CE, and committed fratricide against his brother to secure the throne.

Abu Ja’far Abdallah ibn Muhammad al-Mansur – Moved the capital from Damascus to Baghdad.

Shahryar’s unnamed father – Began a policy of marrying the Abbas to members of House Parthia to bring Persia into the Abbasid fold.

Shahryar –


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