|Biographical detail : ||The grandson of Hazrat Abu Baker and son of Hazrat Zubair who was a brother-in-law of Hazrat Aisha.
After the death of Muawiya, Yazid sent an army to arrest him but the leader of the army was taken prisoner and killed. After Yazids' death (683), he was proclaimed by the people the caliph of the city of Makkah in 692. Abdul Malik, the fifth Ummayed caliph sent Hajjaj to attack Makkah. Abdullah bin Zubair was killed in the encounter.