Ahmad Muhammad Shakir

Aḥmad Muḥammad Shākir (Arabic: أحمد محمد شاكر‎) (January 29, 1892, Cairo – June 14, 1958) was an Egyptian scholar of hadith.[citation needed] He is the son of Mahmud Shakir, scholar of Al-Azhar University and elder brother of Mahmud Muhammad Shakir, a writer and journalist.[citation needed]

Aḥmad Muḥammad Shākir
Personal
Born(1892-01-29)January 29, 1892
DiedJune 14, 1958(1958-06-14) (aged 66)
ReligionIslam
RegionCairo, Egypt
DenominationSunni
JurisprudenceZahiri
CreedAthari
Main interest(s)Hadith
Muslim leader

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He graduated from and worked at Al-Azhar University and retired in 1951.[citation needed] Among the positions that he held was that of vice-chairman of the Supreme Shariah Court in Cairo.[citation needed]

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