salah al din the first Sultan of Egypt

Salah al-din the first Sultan of Egypt

Salah al-din Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb Better known in the Western world as Saladin, he was the first Sultan of Egypt and Syria and the founder of the Ayyubi dynasty. A Muslim Commander whose ethnicity is much debated, some historians say he has Turkish roots, others state he is Kurdish or Moorish. Salah Al-Din led the Islamic opposition against the European Crusaders in the Levant. At