Mohibbul Hasan

Mohibbul Hasan (1908–21 April 1999) was an Indian historian.[1] He wrote books about history of pre-independent India.

Mohibbul Hasan
Died21 April 1999(1999-04-21) (aged 90–91)
Alma mater
Scientific career

Education and careerEdit

After his early education at Lucknow, he went to London University for higher study.[1] After his return, he started his teaching career at Punjab. After that he was appointed in Calcutta, Aligarh universities. From 1963 he became head of department of History in Jamia Millia Islamia and University of Kashmir.


In 1951, Hasan wrote his first book, History of Tipu Sultan. Later he wrote Kashmir under Sultans,[2] Waqai-i-Manzili-Rum, Babur- founder of the Mughal Empire in India etc.[1][3][4]


  1. ^ a b c Robinson, Francis (1999). "Mohibbul Hasan: Historian of Muslim India". Economic and Political Weekly. 34 (46–47): 3276–3277. JSTOR 4408621.
  2. ^ P. Hardy (1960). "Review-Kashmīr under the Sulṭāns". Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. 23 (2): 406–407. doi:10.1017/S0041977X00150141. JSTOR 609718.
  3. ^ Iqtidar Alam Khan (1998). "MOHIBBUL HASAN". Proceedings of the Indian History Congress. 59: 1183. JSTOR 44147155.
  4. ^ D. O. Morgan. "Babur: Founder of the Mughal Empire in India by Mohibbul Hasan". Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies. University of London. 51 (3): 626. doi:10.1017/S0041977X00117471. JSTOR 617108.