Mansur I Samani
A prince of the race of Samanides, brother of Amir Abdul Malik whom he succeeded in 961.
Mansur compelled the Dilami ruler of Iran and Iraq to pay him an annual tribute of 15,000 dinars of Gold.
Mnasur's Wazir Abu Ali Bin Muhammad translated into Persian the Tarikh Tabari. Razi dedicated his famous book on medicine, al-Mansuri, to him.
Compiled by:M. Nauman Khan / Ghulam Mohiuddin