Was Islam invented for the same reason Christianity was invented? for controlling people?

Update: controlling the more intelligent people by having massive stupid people persecuting them for not joining along in the worship of Jesus or Mohammed or Santa, or whomever?
Update 2: Was it even maybe invented by the same families that invented Christianity? (as Islam took over the eastern Roman Empire and Christianity took over the Western Roman Empire. but did the Roman empire and its rulers really "Fall"? or did it just go into disguise due to these inventions of Jesus and... show more Was it even maybe invented by the same families that invented Christianity? (as Islam took over the eastern Roman Empire and Christianity took over the Western Roman Empire. but did the Roman empire and its rulers really "Fall"? or did it just go into disguise due to these inventions of Jesus and Mohammed? why?
Update 3: but can you explain HOW it was used as a weapon to control people? "religion" I mean
Update 4: what about Buddhism? I know for some strange reason that it came not long after Alex the Great from Macedonia went there and "conquered" nearby lands?
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