Muhammad Al-Sabah

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Sabah II Al-Jaber I Al-Sabah
Reign May 1893 to 1896 ( 3 years)
Predecessor Abdullah II Al-Sabah
Successor Mubarak Al-Sabah
Born 1838
Kuwait
Died 1896
Father Sabah II Al-Sabah
Styles of
The 6th Monarch Ruler of Kuwait
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Reference style His Highness
Spoken style Your Highness
Alternative style Sheikh

Muhammad al-Sabah Al-Sabah (1838 – 1894) was the sixth ruler of Kuwait. He ruled between May 1893 and 1896 [1] during which he held the title of Pasha from the Ottoman Sultan. He was the second son of Sabah II Al-Sabah and succeeded his half-brother Abdullah II Al-Sabah upon his death. Sheikh Muhammad and his brother Jarrah was assassinated in his house by another brother, Mubarak Al-Sabah in May 17, 1896.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b H. St. John Philby (1955). Saudi Arabia. London: Ernest Benn. p. 236.   – via Questia (subscription required)
  2. ^ Alghanim, Salwa (1998-10-15). The Reign of Mubarak-Al-Sabah: Shaikh of Kuwait 1896-1915. I.B.Tauris. ISBN 9781860643507. 
Muhammad Al-Sabah
Born: 1831 Died: 17 May 1896
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Abdullah II Al-Sabah
Sheikh of Kuwait
1892–1894
Succeeded by
Mubarak Al-Sabah