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Al-Mutawakkil II

Al-Mutawakkil II
المتوكل على الله
52nd Caliph of the Abbasid Caliphate
Abbasid Caliph in Cairo
Reign 5 April 1479– 15 August 1498
Predecessor al-Mustanjid
Successor Al-Mustamsik
Born 1416
Died 15 August 1498
Religion Islam

Al-Mutawakkil II (Arabic: المتوكل على الله‎) was an Abbasid Caliph of Cairo, Egypt for the Mamluk Sultans between 1479 and 1497.


  • "Biography of Al-Mutawakkil II" (in Arabic). Archived from the original on 2008-06-11. 


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  • Holt, P. M. (1984). "Some Observations on the 'Abbāsid Caliphate of Cairo".  
Al-Mutawakkil II
Born: 1416 Died: 1497
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