Life of Muhammad

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Muhammad's Birth

570 AD

Muhammed's Marriage

595 AD

Muhammad married the wealthy widow, Khadija, when he was 25 years old.

Went to Mount Hira to Think

610 AD

In 610 Muhammad went to Mount Hira, near Mecca, to think.

Muhammad Fled

622 AD

In 622, Muhammad and his band of followers fled from Mecca to Medina.

Muhammad's Return to Mecca

629 AD

Muhammad and his army of followers returned to Mecca.

Taking over Mecca

630 AD

Muhammad and his followers took over Mecca and made The Kaaba, a shrine to one God.

The Death of Muhammad

632 AD

In 632 Muhammad died and the Muslim leaders chose Abu Bakr to succeed him.