it is also believed that Sharifdom of Mecca; an honorary Viceroy to the holyland.
was first appointed in this period of the Islamic Caliphate.
Abbassids, the new superpower, became the new successor to the Umayyad.
in 750 the Abbasid Revolution successfully took control of almost the whole Umayyad Empire, excluding Morocco (Maghrib) and Spain (Al-Andalus).
Jeddah has been established as the main city of the historic Hijaz province and a historic port for pilgrims arriving by sea to perform their Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca.