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Answered 2012-01-21 01:36:37

Islam began in Mecca after Muhhamed fled from there on the Night of the Flight in 622. Muhhamed died ten years later in 632 and the religion spread to the rest of Arabia and expanded into its current position as one of the worlds largest religions.

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