Timeline of Meknes

The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Meknes, Morocco.

Prior to 20th centuryEdit

20th centuryEdit

21st centuryEdit

 
View of Meknes, 2014
  • 2003 - Aboubakr Belkora becomes mayor.[14]
  • 2004 - Population: 536,322.[2]
  • 2005 - Hassan Aourid becomes governor.[5]
  • 2007 - Wine festival held.[citation needed]
  • 2009 - Ahmed Hilal [fr] becomes mayor.
  • 2010 - 19 February: Collapse of minaret of Bab Berdieyinne Mosque; dozens of fatalities.
  • 2014 - Population: 685,408 (estimate).[15]
  • 2015
    • Abdallah Bouanou becomes mayor.[16]
    • City becomes part of the Fès-Meknès administrative region.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e Stanley 2008.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l Bosworth 2007.
  3. ^ a b c d Aomar Boum; Thomas K. Park (2016). Historical Dictionary of Morocco (3rd ed.). Rowman & Littlefield. ISBN 978-1-4422-6297-3.
  4. ^ a b c "Médina de Meknès". Patrimoine matériel (in French). Ministry of Culture (Morocco) [ar]. Retrieved 27 July 2017.
  5. ^ a b Hsain Ilahiane (2006). Historical Dictionary of the Berbers (Imazighen). Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-0-8108-6490-0.
  6. ^ "Timeline: Morocco". Discoverislamicart.org. Vienna: Museum With No Frontiers. Retrieved 27 July 2017.
  7. ^ Marianne Barrucand, "Meknes", Oxford Art Online. Retrieved 28 July 2017
  8. ^ a b Susan Gilson Miller (2013). "Chronology". History of Modern Morocco. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-0-521-81070-8.
  9. ^ "Chambre de Commerce, d'Industrie et de Services de Meknès" (in French). Archived from the original on 19 October 2015.
  10. ^ "Population of capital city and cities of 100,000 or more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1955. New York: Statistical Office of the United Nations. pp. 171–184.
  11. ^ "Population of capital cities and cities of 100,000 and more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1965. New York: Statistical Office of the United Nations. 1966. pp. 140–161.
  12. ^ United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Statistical Office (1976). "Population of capital city and cities of 100,000 and more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1975. New York. pp. 253–279.
  13. ^ "Population of capital cities and cities of 100,000 or more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 2002. United Nations Statistics Division.
  14. ^ "A Meknès, le PJD est aux commandes", Le Parisien (in French), France, 7 September 2007
  15. ^ "Population of capital cities and cities of 100,000 or more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 2015. United Nations Statistics Division. 2016.
  16. ^ "Meknès/Mairie Bouanou à la recherche d'une 'identité' pour sa ville", L'Économiste (in French), Casablanca, 3 February 2016
This article incorporates information from the Arabic Wikipedia and French Wikipedia.

BibliographyEdit

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