Here are list of significant events which took place in the month of Safar historically:
1. The Battle of Abwaa took place on 12th Safar, year 2AH.
2. The Battle of Khaibar took place in year 7 AH.
3. Hadhrat Ali (RA) married Prophet (SWS) daughter Hadhrat Fatima (RA) in the later days of Safar 2AH.
4. Khubaib ibn Adey (RA) was martyred in Safar in year 4AH in Mecca.
5. Zaid ibn Dathina (RA) was martyred in Safar in year 4AH in Mecca.
6. Sheikh Ahmad al-Faruqi as Sirhindi (KS) passed away on 17th of Safar 1034 H
7. Imam Hasan ibn Ali (RA) martyred 28th Safar 50AH.