Jamal al-Din, Abi al-Hajjaj, Yusuf ibn 'Abd al-Rahman al-Mizzi ( Arabic: ) was an يوسف بن عبدالرحمن المزي Islamic scholar from the Levant.
Biography [ edit ]
Al-Mizzi was born in
Aleppo and grew up and settled in Damascus. He is the father-in-law of Ibn Kathir. He died at  Dar al-Hadith al-Ashrafiyyah in Damascus in the year 1342 C.E. He was buried in the Sufiyyah graveyard. 
References [ edit ]
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^ Bahajtul Baitar, Hayat Shaykh Al Islam Ibn Taymiyyah, pg 21
^ Ibn Kathir I, Le Gassick T (translator), Fareed M (reviewer) (2000). . The Life of the Prophet Muhammad : English translation of Ibn Kathir's Al Sira Al Nabawiyya
^ a b c ., by al-Kattani, pg. 208, Al-Risalah al-Mustatrafah Dar al-Basha'ir al-Islamiyyah, Beirut, seventh edition, 2007.