Afsharid dynasty
The Afsharids (Persian: افشاریان‎) were members of a native Iranian dynasty of Turkic origin, specifically the Afshar tribe, from Khorasan, who ruled Persia in the 18th century. The dynasty was ...
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Shahrukh Afshar
Shahrukh Shah Afshar, also spelled Shahrokh (Persian: شاهرخ‎) (c. 1730–1796), was a king of the Afsharid dynasty and a contemporary of the Zand kings.As the teenage son of Reza Gholi Mirza and N...
Treaty of Ganja
The Treaty of Ganja was concluded between the Russian Empire and Iran on 10 March 1735 near the city of Ganja in Azerbaijan. The treaty established a defensive alliance against the Ottoman Empire. The...
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Treaty of Resht
The Treaty of Resht was signed between the Russian Empire and Safavid Empire at Rasht on 21 January 1732. According to this treaty Russia waived its claim to any territory south of the Kura River. Thi...
Siege of Kandahar
The April 1737 siege of Kandahar began when Nader Shah's Afsharid army invaded southern Afghanistan to topple the last Hotaki stronghold, which was held by Hussain Hotaki. It took place in the Old Kan...
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Nader Shah
Nāder Shāh Afshār or Nadir Shah (Persian: نادر شاه افشار‎; also known as Nāder Qoli Beg - نادر قلی بیگ or Tahmāsp Qoli Khān - تهماسپ قلی خان) (November, 1688 or August 6, 1698 – June 19, 174...
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Adil Shah
Adil or Adel Shah Afshar, born ʿAlī-qolī Khan (Modern Persian: عادل شاه افشار) (died 1749) was the Afsharid Shah of Iran from 1747 to 1748, a nephew and successor of Nader Shah, the founder of the Afs...
Nadir Mirza of Khorasan
Nadir Mirza Afshar was great-grandson of Nader Shah the founder of the Afsharid dynasty of Persia. He was the fourth son of Shah Rukh emperor of Khorasan.In 1785 Shahrokh appointed Nadir Mirza as crow...
Treaty of Kerden
Treaty of Kerden (Turkish: Kerden Antlaşması, Persian:عهدنامه گردان) was signed between Ottoman Empire and Afsharid Iran on the 4th of September, 1746.
During the last years of the Safavid dyn...
Ebrahim Afshar
Ibrahim Mirza or Ebrahim Shah Afshar (Persian: ابراهیم‌شاه‎) (died 1749) was the Shah of Persia during the Afsharid Empire from July to September 1748. He was Adil Shah's brother and Nader Shah'...
Battle of Karnal
The Battle of Karnal (February 24, 1739), was a decisive victory for Nader Shah, the emperor of the Iranian Afsharid dynasty during his invasion of India. The Shah's forces defeated the army of Muhamm...
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