Category: Muslim-Historical-Persons

Abdullah Shaikh Muhammad

ABDULLAH, SHEIKH MUHAMMAD (1905–1982). Called the Lion of Kashmir, he identified closely with the people of Kashmir and had a charismatic appeal for them. Born near Srinagar into a family of shawl merchants, Abdullah was educated in Lahore and at Aligarh Muslim University where he took a master’s degree in science in 1930. As a […]