Shah Jahan

1592 - 1666

Shah Jahan

Shahab-ud-din Muhammad Khurram (5 January 1592 – 22 January 1666), better known by his regnal name Shah Jahan (Persian: شاه جهان; "King of the World"), was the fifth Mughal emperor, who reigned from 1628 to 1658. He is widely considered one of the greatest Mughal emperors; under his reign the Mughal Empire reached the peak of its glory. Although an able military commander, Shah Jahan is perhaps best remembered for his architectural achievements. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shah Jahan has received more than 5,650,961 page views. His biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 430th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Shah Jahan ranks 426 out of 14,801Before him are Edward II of England, Benjamin Netanyahu, Artaxerxes I of Persia, Merneptah, Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor, and Hafsa Sultan. After him are Lothair I, Juan Perón, Henry II of England, Vladimir the Great, Albert II of Germany, and Franz von Papen.

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Among people born in 1592, Shah Jahan ranks 2Before him is John Amos Comenius. After him are Hong Taiji, Pierre Gassendi, Wilhelm Schickard, Gerard van Honthorst, George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham, Jacques Callot, Gustav Horn, Count of Pori, Catalina de Erauso, Peter Snayers, and François le Métel de Boisrobert. Among people deceased in 1666, Shah Jahan ranks 3Before him are Frans Hals and Anne of Austria. After him are François Mansart, Abbas II of Persia, Guercino, Johann Adam Schall von Bell, Armand de Bourbon, Prince of Conti, Augustus the Younger, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Luisa de Guzmán, Gysbert Japiks, and Song Yingxing.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Shah Jahan ranks 2 out of 125Before him are Akbar (1542). After him are Bhagat Singh (1907), Al-Walid I (668), Guru Nanak (1469), Muhammad Iqbal (1877), Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (1910), Muhammad Ali Jinnah (1876), Porus (-400), Benazir Bhutto (1953), Ahmad Shah Durrani (1722), and Nearchus (-356).

Among POLITICIANS In Pakistan

Among politicians born in Pakistan, Shah Jahan ranks 2Before him are Akbar (1542). After him are Al-Walid I (668), Muhammad Ali Jinnah (1876), Porus (-400), Benazir Bhutto (1953), Ahmad Shah Durrani (1722), Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (1928), Bindusara (-320), Aga Khan III (1877), Muhammad bin Tughluq (1290), and Manmohan Singh (1932).

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