al-Mutawakkil I

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Al-Mutawakkil I
المتوكل على الله الأول
44th Caliph of the Abbasid Caliphate
Abbasid Caliph in Cairo
Reign 1362-1406
Predecessor Al-Mu'tadid I (1362)
al-Musta'sim (1377),(1389)
Successor al-Musta'sim (1377)
al-Wathiq II (1383)
al-Musta'in (1406)
Died 1406
Religion Islam

Al-Mutawakkil I (Arabic: المتوكل على الله الأول‎) was an Abbasid Caliph of Cairo, Egypt for the Mamluk Sultans between 1362 and 1383, and then 1389 and 1406.

The global Muslim population had climbed to about 8 per cent as against the Christian population of 14 per cent by 1400.

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Al-Mutawakkil I
Born:  ? Died: 1406
Sunni Islam titles
Preceded by
Al-Mu'tadid I
Caliph of Cairo
1362–1377
Succeeded by
Al-Musta'sim
Preceded by
Al-Musta'sim
Caliph of Cairo
1377–1383
Succeeded by
Al-Wathiq II
Preceded by
Al-Musta'sim
Caliph of Cairo
1389–1406
Succeeded by
Al-Musta'in