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September 14, 786 AD in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Harun al-Rashid becomes the Abbasid caliph upon the death of his brother Al-Hadi

Birthdays in History

  • Al-Ma'mun, 7th Caliph of the Abbasid Caliphate (813-833), born in Baghdad (d. 833)

Deaths in History

  • Al-Hadi, 4th Abbasid caliph (785-86), dies at 22
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