|Biographical detail : || He was a cousin of the Prophet , peace be upon him, and a nephew of Hazrat Khadija. While still a child, he embraced Islam and was the fifth one to do so. He was married to Asma, daughter of Hazrat Abu Bakr who gave birth to Abdullah who also played a part in the history of Islam.
He took part in all the great battles during the lifetime of Hazrat Muhammad , peace be upon him, He died in the battle of Camel when he was about 67 years old. He was among those ten who were promised paradise by the Prophet , peace be upon him, -ashraul Mubasshara.