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Sixth century (501-600)
This is approximately 126 BH – 23 BH.
- 545: Birth of Abdullah, Muhammad‘s father (approximate date).
- 570: Birth of Muhammad; Year of the Elephant (approximate date).
- 576: Death of ‘Amina, the mother of Muhammad (approximate date).
- 578: Death of Abdul Mutallib, the grandfather of Muhammad (approximate date)
- 583: Muhammad‘s journey to Syria with his uncle Abu Talib (approximate date)
- 594: Muhammad works for Khadija; leads her trade caravan to Syria and back (approximate date)
- 595: Muhammad marries Khadija (approximate date).
- 600: Birth of Ali ibn Abu Talib in the Holy Kaa’ba. The cousin of Muhammad and his son in law. He is the first imam of the shiites and the fourth caliph.