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The Prophet Muhammad(salla allau alaihi wa sallam’s)full name is Muhammad bin Abdullah bin Abdul Mutallib bin Hashim bin Abd Manaf,His mother was Aminah bint Wahab bin Abd Manaf,and his father was Abdullah bin Abdul Mutallib bin Hashim bin Abd Manaf.He was born on a Monday in Rabi Al-Awwal in the year of the elephant.The Prophet(salla allahu alaihi wa sallam’s)father died when he was two months old,his mother died when he was either four or six,and his grand father died when he was eight years old.His nursing mothers were Thuwaibah the female slave of Abu Lahab,and Halimah bint Abu Dhu’aib.He had different names,he was Muhammad,Ahmed,Al’Mahi,Al Muqaffi,Al’Aqib,and others.
His first wife that he married was Khadijah bint Khuwailid.He had seven children,six of which were by Khadijah whos name’s were Abdullah, Qasim, Fatimah, Zainab, Ruqaiyah,and Umm Kulthum,the seventh child Ibrahim was from Mariah the Coptic.All of them died before him except for Fatimah.He had eight grandchildren,Fatimah had five children Hasan, Husain, Muhassa, Umm Kulthum, and Zainab.Zainab had two children Ali and Umaimah, Ruqaiyah had one child Abdullah.
He had many scribes(someone who writes down things for others) such as Ali bin Abi Talib who wrote the agreement of Hudaibiyyah,there was Abu Bakr as Siddiq,Umar bin Al-Khattab,Uthman bin Affan, Mu’awiyah bin Abu Sufyan and others.Amr bin Umayyah Ad-Damri was sent to An-Najashi(the ruler of Ethiopia)who accepted Islam,Diyah Al-Kalbi was sent to the Caesar the emperor of Rome whose name was Heraculis.The Prophet(salla allahu alaihi wa sallam)had eleven paternal uncles,and six paternal aunts.The Prophet(salla allahu alaihi wa sallam)had many servants,there was Anas bin Malik Rabi’ah bin Ka’b, Abdullah bin Masud his sandal carrier, Uqbah bin Aamir his mule driver, Bilal bin Rabah who was the Mu’adhin,the freed slave of Abu Bakr As-Siddiq, and others.His freed slaves were Thawban bin Bujdud whos ancestors were from Yemen, Abu Kabshah, Fadalah of greater Syria, Zaid, Kirkirah,also Ubaid who was the son of Abdul Ghaffar, and others as well.
The Prophet(salla allahu alaihi wa sallam)was born in the desert of Arabia during the time of ignorance,but Allah chose him above all that exists.He was a Shepard, he would tie a stone to his stomach out of hunger.He had a ring which was made out of silver,and he sometimes wore it on his right little finger or sometimes the left.He liked good smells but dislikes bad smells, and he never indulged in vain talk, and always mentioned Allah.The Prophet(salla allahu alaihi wa sallam)is the last Prophet we should ask Allah’s peace and blessings be upon him till The day of Judgement.