Taha Jabir Al-Alwani was born in 1935 and died on March 4, 2016.
He was an Iraq-born American Islamic theologian.
He was the President of Cordoba University in Ashburn, Virginia, United States.
Also, he held the Imam Al-Shafi’i Chair in the Islamic Legal Theory at The Graduate School of Islamic and Social Sciences at Corboda University.
He concentrated on the fields of Islamic legal theory, jurisprudence (fiqh), usul al-fiqh, Qur’anic sciences, and general Islamic thought.
Taha Jabir Alalwani was the founder and former chairman of the Fiqh Council of North America.
Taha Jabir Alalwani passed at 81 yrs old.