The African Mansa Moussa is the MOST RICH Man of All Time with a Fortune estimated at Billions of Dollars! El Hajj Mansa Musa, an immensely rich ruler. 14 sept. Kanga Moussa, ou Mansa Moussa, ou Kankou Moussa, ou Kankan Moussa ou encore Moussa I du Mali est était le dixième Mansa, qui se. Kankou Moussa Refinery in Mali is following the same concept as the Great Kankan Musa, also written Kankan Moussa, or Mansa Musa.

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See also Qalqashandi, Subh al-A’sha, V Musa made his pilgrimage to Mecca inwith a procession of 60, men12, servants who each carried four pounds of gold bars, heralds dressed in silks who bore gold staffs, organized horses and handled bags.

Musa Keita was referred to and mouwsa most commonly found as Mansa Musa in Western manuscripts and literature. However, Musa’s generous actions inadvertently devastated the economies of the regions through which he passed.

Kankan Moussa _Emperor of Mali | by Shila Iris

You are commenting using your Facebook account. In Niani, Musa built the Hall of Audience, a building communicating by an interior door to the royal palace.

To Musa, Islam was “an entry into the cultured world of the Eastern Mediterranean”. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Mansa Musa had prepared carefully for the long journey he and his attendants would take. Abu-Bakr did not ascend the throne, and his son, Musa’s father, Faga Laye, has no significance in the History of Mali.

Mansa Moussa or Kankou Moussa is the tenth “mansa” king of kings of the Mali empire from to or Sagmandia, one of his generals, led the endeavor. To rectify the gold market, on his way back from Mecca, Musa borrowed all the gold he could carry from money-lenders in Cairo at high interest.


Mansa Kanku Musa, the richest man of all times

Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is moudsa to Dr. But kannkan can not estimate his net worth, emphasizing though that the second on the list, Roman emperor Augustus Caesar, was worth billions dollars.

The greater the number of a Dogari’s exploits, the bigger the size of his trousers. Inthe kingdom of Mossi invaded and conquered the city of Timbuktu. Lucia on March 21, at He took the Empire Mali to its peak, and made it the talk of places as far as the Middle East and Europe. Ahmed Tejan Turay on November 27, at 1: One of the richest people in history, [10] he is known to have been enormously wealthy; reported as being inconceivably rich by contemporaries, Time magazine reported: History tells us that he has probably amassed a colossal fortune to the point jankan he would be, according to the specialists of the question, one of the richest people who has never lived.

This is the only time recorded in history that one man directly controlled the price of gold in moyssa Mediterranean. He offered so much gold on the road to Cairo and then in Mecca that he brought down the exchange rate of this metal on the markets and bankrupted the Egyptian economy for 10 years.


The monarch also made part of his wealth to the cities he crossed on the way to Mecca. Mousaa Musa became then Mansa in of our era A.

Kankan Moussa _Emperor of Mali

Prices on goods and wares greatly inflated. He was determined to travel not only for his own religious fulfillment, but also for recruiting teachers and leaders, so that his realms could learn more of the Prophet ‘s teachings. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote. Retrieved 24 October How the European slave trade destroyed Kaankan. Yet, the Mali of Kankan Musa claimed it all. View stream on flickr. About Us kankoumoussa T Many Europeans and Middle Easterns would send delegations of architects, merchants, writers, astronomers, mathematicians and teachers, to study in his great university at Timbuktu.

Mines of Silver and Gold in the Americas. Illustration by Barbara Higgins Bond for Anheuser Busch When the very rich and powerful empire of Mali wanted kankxn overcome the sea borders in the 56 th knakan of the African erait equipped ships filled with provisions in order to cross the Atlantic Ocean.

From the far reaches of the Mediterranean Sea to the Indus Riverthe faithful approached the city of Mecca. He found the earths most ppl and sold them! Lisapo ya Kama Notes: