Al-Muzaffar Ahmad

Al-Muzaffar Ahmad (Arabic: المظفر أحمد بن الشيخ‎; 27 May 1419 – 1430) was the son of Shaykh al-Mahmudi, and a Mamluk sultan of Egypt from 13 January to 29 August 1421.[1][2]

Al-Muzaffar Ahmad
Sultan of Egypt and Syria
Reign13 January 1421 – 29 August 1421
PredecessorShaykh al-Mahmudi
SuccessorSayf ad-Din Tatar
Born(1419-05-27)27 May 1419
Died1430(1430-00-00) (aged 10–11)
FatherShaykh al-Mahmudi
MotherKhawand Sa'adat

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Margoliouth, David Samuel (1911). "Egypt/3 History" . In Chisholm, Hugh (ed.). Encyclopædia Britannica. 9 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. pp. 80–130, see page 102. ...(January 13th, 1421), and another infant son, Aḥmad, was proclaimed with the title Malik al-Moẓaffar, the proclamation being followed by the usual dissensions between the amirs, ending with the assumption of supreme power by the amir Tatar, who, after defeating his rivals, on the 29th of August 1421 had himself proclaimed sultan with the title Malik al-Ẓāhir
  2. ^ Eduard von Zambaur (1980). معجم الأنساب والأسرات الحاكمة في التاريخ الإسلامي للمستشرق زامباور (in Arabic). Beirut: IslamKotob. p. 163.
Regnal titles
Preceded by Mamluk Sultan of Egypt
13 January 1421–29 August 1421
Succeeded by