Jahangir, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Jahangir

4th Mughal Emperor

Date of Birth: 31-Aug-1569

Place of Birth: Fatehpur Sikri Old, Uttar Pradesh, India

Date of Death: 28-Oct-1627

Profession: politician, painter

Zodiac Sign: Virgo


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About Jahangir

  • Nur-ud-din Muhammad Salim (Persian: ???????? ???? ????), known by his imperial name Jahangir (Persian: ???????) (31 August 1569 – 28 October 1627), was the fourth Mughal Emperor, who ruled from 1605 until his death in 1627.
  • His imperial name (in Persian), means 'conqueror of the world', 'world-conqueror' or 'world-seizer' (Jahan: world; gir: the root of the Persian verb gereftan: to seize, to grab).
  • The tale of his relationship with the Mughal courtesan, Anarkali, has been widely adapted into the literature, art and cinema of India.

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