On This Day

What Happened in 634 AD

Historical Events

  • Sep 19 Muslim forces led by Khalid ibn al-Walid capture Damascus, 1st major city of Eastern Roman Empire taken by the Rashidun Caliphate

Famous People Who Died in 634 AD

  • Aug 22 Abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies
  • Aug 23 Aboe Bekr Abd Allah [al-Siddik], friend/successor of Mohammed and Caliph, dies