History

Kayqubad III

Follow Kayqubad III was briefly sultan of the Sultanate of Rum between the years of 1298 and 1302. He was a nephew of the deposed ...

Read More »

Mesud II

Follow Masud II or Mas’ud II bore the title of Sultan of Rûm at various times between 1284 and 1308. He was a vassal of ...

Read More »

Toghrul III

Follow Toghrul III (died 1194) was the last sultan of the Great Seljuq Empire. The son of sultan Arslan Shah, he succeeded him in 1175 ...

Read More »

Alp Arslan

Follow Alp Arslan, real name Muhammad bin Dawud Chaghri, was the second Sultan of the Seljuk Empire and great-grandson of Seljuk, the eponymous founder of ...

Read More »

Tughril

Follow Tughril Beg also spelled Toghrul I, Tugril, Toghril, Tugrul or Toghrïl Beg; (Turkish: Tuğrul) (990 – September 4, 1063) was the Turkic founder of ...

Read More »

Muhammad Shah

Follow Muhammad-Shah was the last Seljuq amir of Kerman, from 1183 until 1186. The son of Bahram-Shah, Muhammad-Shah succeeded his uncle Turan-Shah to the throne ...

Read More »

Qawurt

Follow Kara Arslan Ahmad Qavurt (died 1073), better simply known as Qavurt (also spelled Kavurt) was a Seljuq prince. Upon his father’s death, he led ...

Read More »

Malik Shah III

Follow Malik-Shah III ruled as Sultan of Great Seljuq from 1152–53. He was the son of Mahmud II of Great Seljuq. In 1153, he was ...

Read More »

Muhammad II

Follow Muhammad II ibn Mahmud Muhammad II ibn Mahmud (1128–1159) was Sultan of Seljuq Empire from 1153 to 1159. He was son of Mahmud II ...

Read More »

Muhammad Tapar

Follow Muhammad I (also known as Ghiyath ad-Din Muhammad or Muhammad Tapar, died 1118) was a son of Seljuq Sultan Malik Shah I. In Turkish, ...

Read More »