Roxelana - Haseki Hurrem Sultan
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Skenderbeg Crnojević
Staniša "Stanko" Crnojević (Montenegrin & Bosnian: Станиша „Станко“ Црнојевић; 1457–1528) was a member of the Crnojević noble family that held the Lordship of Zeta; Stanko was the heir to Ivan...
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Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha
Pargalı İbrahim Paşa ("Ibrahim Pasha of Parga"; 1493, Parga, Republic of Venice – 15 March 1536, Constantinople, Ottoman Empire), also known as Frenk İbrahim Paşa ("the Westerner"), Makbul İbrahim Paş...
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George XI of Kartli
George XI (Georgian: გიორგი XI) (1651 – April 21, 1709), known as Gurgin Khan in Iran, was a Georgian monarch who ruled the Kingdom of Kartli (now central Georgia) as a Safavid Persian subject from 16...
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Vyacheslav Polosin
Ali Vyacheslav Polosin (Russian: Али Вячеслав Полосин) is a Russian Muslim academic who converted to Islam in 1999. He is a former priest of the Russian Orthodox Church.
He was born in 1956 in...
Telli Hasan Pasha
Hasan Predojević (c. 1530 – 22 June 1593), known in Turkish as Telli Hasan Pasha (Turkish: Telli Hasan Paşa), was the fifth Ottoman beylerbey (vali) of Bosnia and a notable Ottoman military comman...
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Damad Hasan Pasha
Moralı Damat Hasan Pasha (Modern Turkish: Moralı Enişte Hasan Pasha or Moralı Damat Hasan Pasha; c. 1658, Tripolice, Morea – 1713, Urfa) was a Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire of Greek origin. H...
Ilie II Rareş
Ilie II Rareş (also referred to as Iliaş; 1531–1562) was Prince of Moldavia between 1546 and 1551.He succeeded his father Petru IV Rareş on September 3, 1546, after he converted to Islam, and took the...
Turgut Reis
Turgut Reis (1485 – 23 June 1565) was an Ottoman Greek Admiral and privateer who also served as Bey of Algiers; Beylerbey of the Mediterranean; and first Bey, later Pasha, of Tripoli. Under his naval...
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John Tzelepes Komnenos
John Tzelepes Komnenos (Greek: Ἰωάννης Κομνηνὸς Τζελέπης) was the son of Isaac Komnenos.Starting about 1130 John and his father, who was a brother of Emperor John II Komnenos ("John the Beautiful"...
Raghib Pasha
Isma'il ibn Ahmad ibn Hassan bani Yani (Arabic: إسماعيل بن أحمد بن حسن بني يني‎), known simply as Isma'il Ragheb Pasha (Arabic: إسماعيل راغب باشا‎) (1819–1884), was a Greek Ottoman...
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Sokollu Mehmed Pasha
Sokollu Mehmed Pasha (Ottoman Turkish: سوکلو محمد پاشا; Serbo-Croatian: Mehmed-paša Sokolović, Cyrillic: Мехмед-паша Соколовић, [měxmet pâʃa sokǒːloʋit͡ɕ]; 1506 – 11 October 1579) was an Ottom...
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Vladimir Khodov
Vladimir Anatolievich Khodov (Russian: Владимир Анатольевич Ходов; October 9, 1976 – September 3, 2004) was one of the six leaders of hostage-takers in the 2004 Beslan school hostage crisis.
V...
Roxelana
Hürrem Sultan ([hyɾˈɾem suɫˈtaːn], Ottoman Turkish: خرم سلطان); c. 1502 – 15 April 1558; fully: Devletlu İsmetlu Hürrem Haseki Sultan Aliyyetü'ş-Şân Hazretleri; birthname unknown, according to lat...
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Heraclius I of Kakheti
Heraclius I (Georgian: ერეკლე I, Erekle I) or Nazar Alī Khān (ნაზარალი-ხანი) (1642–1709), of the Bagrationi dynasty, was a Georgian monarch who ruled the kingdoms of Kakheti (1675–1676, 1703–1709)...
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Prince Jesse of Kakheti
Jesse (Georgian: იესე), also known as 'Isa Khan Gorji (c. 1527 – 1580) was a Georgian prince of the royal house of Kakheti, whose career flourished in the service of the Safavid dynasty of Iran an...
Mihnea Turcitul
Mihnea II Turcitul ("Mihnea the Turned-Turk"; 1564–1601) was Prince (Voivode) of Walachia between September 1577 and July 1583, and again from April 1585 to May 1591.The only son of Alexandru II Mirce...
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Atik Sinan
Sinan-i Atik, also known as Azadlı Sinan, Christodoulos, and Atik Sinan (meaning Sinan the Freedman; azadlı shows that atik does not mean old, and is not used to distinguish him from Koca Mimar Sinan ...
Ibrahim Bey (Mamluk)
Ibrahim Bey (1735 – 1816/1817) was a Mamluk chieftain and regent of Egypt.While some Georgian historians claim Ibrahim Bey was born as Abram Sinjikashvili (აბრამ სინჯიკაშვილი) into the family of...
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Kösem Sultan
Kösem Sultan ([cøˈsem sulˈtan]) (fully Devletlu İsmetlu Mahpeyker Kösem Valide Sultan Aliyyetü'ş-Şân Hazretleri; c. 1590 – 3 September 1651) – also known as Mahpeyker Sultan ([mahpejˈkeɾ sulˈtan]) – w...
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Hamza Yusuf
Hamza Yusuf (born 1960) is an American Islamic scholar, and is co-founder of Zaytuna College. He is a proponent of classical learning in Islam and has promoted Islamic sciences and classical teaching ...
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Omar Pasha
Omar Latas or Mihajlo Latas, better known as Omar Pasha (Serbian: Omer-paša Latas, Cyrillic: Омер-паша Латас, Turkish: Ömer Paşa; 1806–1871) was an Ottoman general and governor. He was born in Aus...
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Mesih Pasha
Mesih Paşa or Misac Pasha (died November 1501) was an Ottoman statesman of Byzantine Greek origin, being a nephew of the last Byzantine emperor, Constantine XI Palaiologos. He served as Kapudan Pasha ...
Ismail Selim Pasha
Ismail Selim Pasha (Greek: Ισμαήλ Σελίμ Πασάς, ca. 1809–1867), also known as Ismail Ferik Pasha, was an Egyptian general of Greek origin. Few details of his life are available.
Ismail Selim wa...
David XI of Kartli
David XI or Daud Khan (Georgian: დავით XI) (died c. 1579) was King of Kartli. A convert to Islam, he was appointed as Khan of Kartli by the Persian Shah Tahmasp I from 1562 (effectively from 15...
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Koca Yusuf Pasha
Koca Yusuf Pasha was an Ottoman statesman. He was grand vizier from January 25, 1786, to May 28, 1789, and Kapudan Pasha (Grand Admiral of the Ottoman Navy) after December 19, 1789. He became grand vi...
Ibrahim Edhem Pasha
Ibrahim Edhem Pasha (1819–1893) was an Ottoman statesman of Greek birth who held the office of Grand Vizier in the beginning of Abdulhamid II's reign between 5 February 1877 and 11 January 1878. He se...