Was considered to be a prophet, but not divine. Began to receive revelations in 610 CE.
"Seal of the Prophets"
Considered the last and greatest figure in the long line of prophets.
Was the first believer and later his wife with whom he would have six children, all girls. She had inherited a caravan company from her deceased husband. After her death he remarried several time
Night of Ascent, Muhammad ascended toward the highest heaven, he encountered angels and the great prophets of the past including Abraham and Jesus, and at last entered into the presence of God. Debate ensues whether it was a vision or physical ascension
A central event in Islam. It marks the point at which Muhammad's message was favorably received, and the start of the Islamic cummunity.