1215 – Born the second son of Tolui and Sorghaghtani Beki and the grandson of Genghis Khan, on the 23rd of September. 1251 – His elder brother Möngke became Khan of the Mongol Empire, and Kublai became the governor of the southern territories of the Mongol Empire. 1253 – Kublai was ordered to ..
Sassanid Persian conqueror and ruler. Shahanshah of Persia 531-579. Subdued Byzantine Empi..
Roman ruler. Eastern Roman Emperor 9 August 525 AD – 14 November 565 AD. Reign as Imperator Caesar Justinianus Augustus. 483 AD – Born on May 11th in Tauresina, Illyricum. Eastern Roman Emperor, noted for his administrative reorganization of the imperial government. 518 AD – He became the administrator for Justin, ..
Byzantine Emperor 685-695 AD, 705-711 AD AD. Overthrown 695 AD. Overthrown and killed 711 AD. Son of Constantine ..
1741 – He was born on the 13th day of March on this year. 1760 – The well-educated Isabella of Parma was handed over to him. 1764 – His crown was made on this year in Wien. 1769 – He met Frederick the Great privately at Neisse. 1777 – He met ..
C. 332 AD – He was born on this year in Singidunum. He is the son of the commander of Constantius II’s imperial bodyguards. 363 AD – He was a soldier elected Roman Emperor by the army on the 26th day of June this year upon the death of Emperor Julian during his Sassanid ..
331 – Born in in Constantinople. The last pagan Roman Emperor. 337 – He was only six when his imperial uncle died and one of his earliest memories must have been the fearful massacre of his father and kinsfolk, in the interest and more or less at the instigation of the sons of Constantine. ..
1569 – He was born on the 31st day of August of this year in Fatehpur Sikri. He was named Salim after the darvesh and was affectionately addressed by Akbar as the Sheikhu Baba. 1581 – Salim was made a Mansabdar of ten thousand (Das-Hazari), the highest military rank of the empire, after the ..
1783 – Born on September 27th in Morelia, Mexico. Mexican caudillo (military chieftain) who became the leader of the conservative factions in the Mexican independence movement and, as Agustín I, briefly emperor of Mexico. 1797 – He joined the provincial regiment of his native city. 1810 – He refused a post in Miguel Hidalgo y ..
1508 – He was born Nasiruddin Humayun on the 6th day of March this year in Kabul. 1530 – He succeeded his father, became the second Mughal Emperor who ruled modern Afghanistan, Pakistan, and the northern parts of India from this year until 1540 and again from 1555–1556. 1537 – He was opposed ..