1882 - Born in the family of Hashemite Husayn Ibn Ali.
1918 - He moved his forces from Hejaz towards Syria to liberate Syria and dislodge the French from
Damascus, where his brother was proclaimed King.
1923 - He embarked on negotiations with the British to gain independence, resulting in the announcement
of the Emirate of Trans-Jordan’s independence on the 25th of May.
1946 - He expressed interest in ruling over the Arab parts of Palestine.
1948 - He was pressured by the neighboring Arab states into joining them in an "all-Arab military intervention"
from the Husseini clan."
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