Al-Hajjam al-Hasan ibn Muhammad ibn al-Qassim

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Hassan I
حسن الأول
Sultan of Morocco
Reign 925-927
Full name Hassan I al-Hajjam ibn Muhammad
Titles Imam, Emir
Predecessor Yahia IV ibn Idris
Successor Al-Qassim I Guennoun
Dynasty Idrisid
Religious beliefs Islam

Al-Hajjam al-Hasan ibn Muhammad ibn al-Qassim (Arabic: الحجام الحسن بن محمد بن القاسم‎) was the tenth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after a short Fatimid overlordship by Ubayd Allah al-Mahdi Billah in 925 and was overthrown in 927. He died in 944. Al-Hajjam (meaning the barber in Arabic) was the last Idrisid ruler to stay in the capital Fes.[1]

The Fatimids ruled for 10 more years after they ousted al-Hajjam only to be once again overthrown by the Idrisids under the leadership of Al Qasim Guennoun.

References[edit]

  1. ^ African states and rulers. Stewart, John. McFarland & Co., 2006. 3rd Edition
Preceded by
Ubayd Allah al-Mahdi Billah of the Fatimid dynasty
Idrisid dynasty
925–927
Succeeded by
Ubayd Allah al-Mahdi Billah