Scholars hall of fame and time line

+First famous scholars
Abu Hanifa an-Nu'man - 699
Malik ibn Anas - 715
Abu 'Abd Allah ash-Shafi'i - 767
Ahmad ibn Hanbal - 780

+Early scholars
Imam Bukhari - 810, Hadith compiler
Imam Muslim - 821, Hadith compiler
Abu Dawud - 817, Hadith compiler
At-Tabari - 838, Historian
Al-Nasa'i - Hadith compiler
Ibn Maja - 824, Hadith compiler
Al-Tirmidhi - 824, Hadith compiler
at-Tahawi - 853
Al-Barbahaaree - 940
Ibn Hazm - 994, Andalusian philosopher
Al-Ghazali - 1058, Persian theologian/philosopher
Abdul-Qadir Gilani - 1077
Ibn al-Jawzi
Ibn Qudamah - 1147
Ibn Athir - 1160
An-Nawawi - 1234
Ibn Taymiyyah - 1263, famous Sunni scholar
Ibn al-Qayyim - 1292
Ibn Kathir - 1301, famous author of tafsir
Ibn Khaldun - 1332, Historian
Ibn Rajab - 1335
Suyuti - 1445

+Later scholars
Ibn 'Abd al-Wahhab - 1703, Sunni scholar
Imam Ahmad Raza Khan1856-1920 Sunni,founder of Barelwi Movement
Yusuf an-Nabhani - 1849, Sunni scholar, influential in Sufism
Ilyas Attar Qadri-founder of Worldwide Dawat-e-Islami Movement
Muhammad Ilyas - 1885, founder of Tablighi Jamaat

+Recent scholars
Bin Baaz - 1910, former Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia
al-Albanee - 1914, Hadith scholar
Ahmed Deedat - 1918, Comparative religionist
Ibn 'Uthaymeen - 1925, Sunni scholar
Abdullah Yusuf Azzam‎ - 1941, Sunni scholar
Muqbil bin Haadi al-Waadi'ee - Sunni scholar
Modern scholars
Yusuf al-Qaradawi - 1926, Sunni scholar
Rabee Al-Madkhali - 1931, Sunni scholar
Muhammad Taqi Usmani - 1943, Sunni scholar
Yusuf Estes - 1944, former Christian
Muhammad Tahir ul-Qadri - 1951, Sunni scholar
Zakir Naik - 1965, Comparative religionist

5 comment:

TheHumbleWayfarer says:
at: March 6, 2010 at 5:12 PM said...

Assalamu'alikum akh,
how are u?.its been a while since i last vsted your blog Ayub. huh. so tired!. anyway, u you complied that on ur won?just wondring =P

a.j. says:
at: March 6, 2010 at 11:37 PM said...

oh no ... i stumbled on wikipedia while searching something on nasiruddin al baani ... =)

alhamdulillah ... things starting to settle slowly ...sorry THW, i dropped by ur blog quite a few times but dint leave any footprint, too bz =)

i did try to go to interfaith debate in UIA, but when i checked it was at UIA gombak, too far, i even messaged sarah... i thought it was in UIA pj, thats within acceptable limit for me... sigh, thought of seeing you

TheHumbleWayfarer says:
at: March 7, 2010 at 10:47 AM said...

InsyaAllah,1 day we wud be meeting each other akh. Really, i also want to meet u. to meet good people like u wud be something that i always want to =P
but Ayub, don't expect too much ya. =P

TheHumbleWayfarer says:
at: March 7, 2010 at 10:54 AM said...

Soon to be included in the list>>Ayub Jamil ^-^

a.j. says:
at: March 7, 2010 at 11:26 AM said...

hahah insyaAllah brother, not to be ambitious, even letting me to be one of the (dot) at the end of one of the name, i'll feel grateful !

haha ... one day THW, not in this world, later in afterlife ill certainly find you!