Posted on 03/17/2012 by __socrates

The daughter of Abu Bakr, and the favorite wife at Muhammad to whom she was married when only nine years of age. She survived her husbasnd many years, and died at al-Madinah A.H. 58. (A.D. 678), aged sixty-seven, and obtained the title of Ummu ‘l-Mu’minin, “The Mother of the Believers”.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam