Muhammad II ibn al-Husayn

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Mohammed Bey (Bey of Tunis, Tunisia)

Muhammad II ibn al-Husayn (Le Bardo, 18 September 1811 – 20 September 1859, La Marsa) (Arabic: محمد باي بن حسين‎, Muḥammad Bāy bin Ḥusayn) was the eleventh leader of the Husainid Dynasty and the ruler of Tunisia from 1855 until his death in 1859.

He was the son of Al-Husayn II ibn Mahmud and his second wife Lalla Fatima al-Munastiri.[1] In 1855, he succeeded the title on the death of his cousin Ahmed I Bey.

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Preceded by
Ahmed I Bey
Bey of Tunis
1855–1859
Succeeded by
Muhammad III as-Sadiq