Question 1: I want to learn about the life of the Messenger Muhammad (peace be upon him). When was he born? How long did he live? When did he die? How many women did he marry? What was the Du‘aa’ (supplication) he used to say before going to sleep?
Answer: The Prophet (peace be upon him) was born on Monday, 12th of Rabee‘ Al-Awwal, in the Year of the Elephant (approximately 570 A.C.). He (peace be upon him) lived for sixty-three years and spent fifty-three years of his life in Makkah Al-Mukarramah and ten years in Al-Madeenah. He died in Al-Madeenah on Monday, 12th of Rabee‘ Al-Awwal, 11 A.H… read more here.