The year of demise of Sufyan ibn ‘Uyaynah (rahimahullah)

Question

In which year did Imam Sufyan ibn ‘Uyaynah pass away?

 

Answer

Imam Sufyan ibn ‘Uyaynah passed away in Rajab in the year 198 A.H at the age of 91.

(Refer: Tahdhibul Kamal, vol. 11 pg. 196 and Taqribut Tahdhib: 2451)

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar