Shi'a Islam

History of Shi'a Islam

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Fast Facts: History of Shi'a Islam
Overview c. 632-650 CE; killing of Ali's son Husayn in 680 CE is major event
Main Locations Today Iran, Iraq, Yemen
Current Adherents 120 million
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Title History of Shi'a Islam
Published
Last UpdatedJanuary 28, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/shia/history
Short URLrlft.co/1326
MLA Citation “History of Shi'a Islam.” ReligionFacts.com. 28 Jan. 2021. Web. Accessed 19 Apr. 2021. <religionfacts.com/shia/history>