Hassan al-Banna Biography

Activist, Writer, Religious Figure (1906–1949)
Egyptian Hassan al-Banna was the founder the Muslim Brotherhood, with goals of expelling the British from Egypt and re-establishing the Caliphate.


Egyptian Hassan al-Banna, born on October 14, 1906, founded the Muslim Brotherhood in 1928. He had multiple goals with the founding of the Muslim Brotherhood: Expel the British from Egypt and reestablish the Caliphate worldwide to halt secularization. The Muslim Brotherhood quickly gained popularity through a well organized structure with military, political and social services. He was assassinated in 1949.

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