Muhammad ibn Abbas

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Muhammad ibn Abbas
Malik of the Ghurid dynasty
Reign 1060-1080
Predecessor Abbas ibn Shith
Successor Qutb al-din Hasan
Born Ghor
Died 1080
Issue Qutb al-din Hasan
House Ghurid
Father Abbas ibn Shith
Religion Sunni Islam

Muhammad ibn Abbas (Persian: محمد بن عباس) was the king of the Ghurid dynasty. He succeeded his father Abbas ibn Shith in 1060, after the latter was deposed by the Ghaznavid sultan Ibrahim. When Muhammad ascended the throne, he agreed to pay tribute to the Ghaznavids.[1] Not much is known about him, he was succeeded by his son Qutb al-din Hasan.


  1. ^ History of Civilizations of Central Asia, C.E. Bosworth, M.S. Asimov, p. 185.


Preceded by
Abbas ibn Shith
Malik of the Ghurid dynasty
Succeeded by
Qutb al-din Hasan