Name : Ali
Title : al-Murtada
Agnomen. Abu ‘l-Hasan
Father’s name : AbuTalib ibn Abd al-Muttalib.
Mother’s name : Fatimah bint Asad
Birth : In the Holy Ka’bah in Mecca on Friday, 13th Rajab 23 B H .
Death : Died at the age of 63, in Kufah (Iraq) on Monday , 21stRamadan 40 A H; murdered by an assassin who mortally wounded him with a poisoned sword in the mosque of Kufah during the morning prayer on 19th Ramadan; buried in an-Najaf al-Ashraf ( Iraq)