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Born on 1186 Died on 1242
Dhayfa Khatun, the powerful wife of the Ayyubid ruler of Aleppo al-Zahir Ghazi, was the Queen of Aleppo for six years. She was born in Aleppo in 1186 CE. Her father was King al-Adel, the brother of Salah al-Din Al-Ayyubi and her brother was King al-Kamel. She was married to king al-Zahir the son of...
Born on 03 Apr, 1929 Died on 27 Mar, 1982
Fazlur Rahman Khan was a Bangladeshi-American structural engineer and architect who initiated important structural systems for skyscrapers. Considered the "father of tubular designs" for high-rises, Khan was also a pioneer in computer-aided design (CAD). He is the designer of the Will...
Born on 942 Died on 1017
Abu al-Khayr al-Hasan ibn Suwar ibn al-Khammar was a philosopher and physician, Arab Christian, pupil of the Jacobite Jacobite Yahia b. 'Adi.
Born on 16 Nov, 1313 Died on 1374
Lisan ad-Din ibn al-Khatib was an Arab polymath poet, writer, historian, philosopher, physician and politician from Emirate of Granada. Some of his poems decorate the walls of the Alhambra in Granada.   Ibn al-Khatib memorial He was born at Loja, near Granada. al-Khatib...