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  Murad III - LoveToKnow 1911
MURAD was the eldest son of Selim and succeeded his father in 1574.
Murad, who had welcomed the Persian War as a good opportunity for ridding himself of the presence of the janissaries, whom he dreaded, had soon cause to fear their triumphant return.
Murad died in 1595, leaving to his successor a legacy of war and anarchy.
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 Murad III - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Murad III was the eldest son of sultan Selim II (1566–74) and valide sultan Nur-Banu (née Cecilia Venier-Baffo) and succeeded his father in 1574.
Osman I - Orhan I - Murad I - Bayezid I - Mehmed I - Murad II - Mehmed II
Murad III - Mehmed III - Ahmed I - Mustafa I - Osman II - Murad IV
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 Murad II - LoveToKnow 1911
The attempt of his uncle Prince Mustafa to usurp the throne, supported as it was by the Greeks, gave trouble at the outset of his reign, and led to the unsuccessful siege of Constantinople in 1422.
Murad maintained a long struggle against the Bosnians and Hungarians, in the course of which Turkey sustained many severe reverses through the valour of Janos Hunyadi.
But the treacherous attack, in violation of treaty, by the Christian powers, imposing too hard a task on the inexperienced young sovereign, Murad returned from his retirement at Magnesia, crushed his faithless enemies at the battle of Varna (Novemebr 10, and again withdrew to Magnesia.
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 Rendeciler orman ürünleri ltd- keresteci-
A Hungarian - Polish army was decimated at Varna in 1444 by Murad II (c.1403-1451) and Ottoman conquests were virtually unchecked during the reign of his son, Mehmed II the Conqueror (1432-1481).
Murad II attempted to limit the influence of the nobility and the gazi by elevating faithful former slaves and janissaries to administrative positions.
Murad II continued the expansionist policy of the Ottomans, capturing Salonika and embarking on a series of campaigns against Hungary.
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 Search Results for "Murad V"
Murad II, 1403-51, Ottoman sultan (1421-51), son and successor of Muhammad I to the throne of the Ottoman Empire (Turkey).
Murad V, 1840-1904, Ottoman sultan (1876), son of Abd al-Majid.
...Muhammad III, Ottoman sultan, or Mehmet III, 1567-1603, Ottoman sultan (1595-1603), son and successor of Murad III to the throne of the Ottoman Empire (Turkey).
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 The Ottoman harem - All About Turkey
In 1591, Murad III transferred the powers from the white to the fl eunuchs as there were too many embezzlements and various other nefarious crimes being attributed to the white eunuchs, among them being purported intimacy with the harem women.
Sultans Selim II and Murad III spent more time in the harem than ever, the former drinking to his hearts content, and the latter, bedding concubines to his content.
After Murad IIIís death in 1595, the ascension of Mehmed III and the five reigns that followed him marked several important turning points of the Ottoman Empire.
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Murad was only fourteen when he became Sultan and his early reign was very chaotic.
In 1640, Murad died childless from cirrhosis of the liver.
Shortly thereafter, Mustafa III died and his younger brother was crowned Sultan Abdulhamid I.
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 Murad Iii
Murad III was the eldest son of sultan Selim II (1566?74) and...
Kanuni Sultan Suleyman-Sultan Selim II-Sultan Murad III-Sultan Mehmed III.
In 1591, Murad III transferred the powers from the white to the fl eunuchs as there were too many embezzlements and various other nefarious crimes being attributed to the white eunuchs, among them...
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Murad III became sultan following his father, Selim II's death in 1574.
Murad successfully quelled all of these rebellions, although not without making serious concessions to the Janissaries and weakening his power base.
Murad III died in 1595 of an unknown stomach ailment.
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 Murad III - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Murad III 1546-95, Ottoman sultan (1574-95), son and successor of Selim II.
He was dominated by his harem, and although his generals were successful against Persia, his reign marked the beginning of the decay of the Ottoman Empire (Turkey).
Murad Releases Paper, 'Pomegranate's Internal and External Role in the War Against Environmental Aging and Disease,' by Howard Murad, M.D. PR Newswire; 6/6/2006; ; 1801 words
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 boys clothing: European royalty -- Turkey
Murad initiated the policy of taking Christian youths as slaves who were used to form the feared Janissaries.
Murad was assasinate at the battle of Kosovo Polje, but King Lazar ws killed and his Blkan army destroyed.
Murad II attempted to limit the power of the nobility and the gazi by raising loyal former slaves and janissaries to high administrative posts.
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 Murad III (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
His accession marks the definite beginning of the decline of the Ottoman power, which had only been maintained under Selim II by the genius of the all-powerful grand vizier Mehmed Sokollu.
For, though Sokollu remained in office until his assassination in October 1578, his authority was undermined by the harem influences, which with Murad III were supreme.
Of these the most powerful was that of the sultan's chief wife, named Safie ('the pure'), a beautiful Venetian of the noble family of Baffo, whose father had been governor of Corfu, and who had been captured as a child by Turkish corsairs and sold into the harem.
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 T.C. Kultur Bakanligi / Ministry of Culture, Republic of Turkey
It was Safiye Sultan, mother of Mehmed III  (1595-1603),  who entrusted Davud Ağa, Architect-in Chief to the Sultan, with the building of a great mosque at the head of one of İstanbul's most important quays in the Eminönü district in 1597.
When Sultan Mahmut died  it was Osman III (1754-1757) who had the work completed thus ensuring that the name of the mosque would not only immortalise the name of the royal house, but his own name as well.
Mustafa III had the Fatih Mosque, which had been damaged beyond repair in the earthquake of 1766, almost completely demolished and rebuilt according to an entirely different plan, and this is the building that stands there today.
www.discoverturkey.com /english/yeni/istanbul/complexes.html   (5889 words)

 Abdul Hamid II Summary
Born on Sept. 21, 1842, Abdul-Hamid was the son of Sultan Abdul-Medjid and of Tirimujgan, a Circassian.
Again the III Army Corps intervened, Istanbul was occupied, and on April 27 the committee deposed the Sultan in favor of his brother, Mehmed (Mohammed V).
He was the son of Sultan Abd-ul-Mejid, and succeeded to the throne on the deposition of his brother Murad V on August 31 1876.
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 North Cyprus - Numismatics: Ottoman Coins Minted in Cyprus
Although Murad III ordered the building a mint on the island in 1579, it is not evident that he minted any coins in there.
Only coins struck by Mehmed III, Ahmed I and Murad IV have so far been found with the Cyprus mint name on them.
The circular type have the faulty accession year 1102 and the script on the reverse is closer in style to the akches of Murad IV.
www.cypnet.com /.ncyprus/cypost/numismatica/ottoman01.htm   (801 words)

 Ottoman Empire
Murad was assassinated by Miloš Kobilic, a Serbian noble, during the Battle of Kosovo.
Murad's reign was marked by the long war he fought against the Christians of the Balkans and the Turkish emirates in Anatolia.
Murad himself commanded the invasion of Mesopotamia and proved to be an outstanding field commander.
www.chiefacoins.com /Turkey/Ottoman_Empire.htm   (7219 words)

 The Book of Felicity Matali' al-saadet Finn's Fine Books Facsimile Book Catalogue
Learned, sybarite sultans, such as Süleyman the Magnificent and his grandson Murad III, became great patrons of the arts and were responsible for the spectacular growth of the workshops in the Seraglio that gave birth to an original Ottoman artform that shook off the Persian influence still lingering in the 15th century.
The 16th and early 17th centuries were the most fertile period of Turkish-Ottoman painting, with the reign of Murad III (1574-1595) being particularly prolific in beautiful works of art, such as this Matali' al-saadet or Book of Felicity by Muhammad ibn Amir Hasan al-Su'udi.
Sultan Murad III was completely absorbed by the intense political, cultural and sentimental life of the harem.
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 MURAD III - Online Information article about MURAD III   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Murad had none of the qualities of a ruler.
European war in 1592 gave the sultan an opportunity of ridding himself of their presence.
Murad died in 1595, leaving to his successor a See also:
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 Murad II: Free Encyclopedia Articles at Questia.com Online Library
...been a hostage in the court of Sultan Murad II in his younger years, and upon his return...first of which was led by Mahommed II, conqueror of Constantinople...countrys invasion in 1462 by Mehmet II, the conqueror of Constantinople...
MURAD II 1403 51, Ottoman sultan (1421 51), son...King Ladislaus III of Poland and Hungary.
MURAD III 1546 95, Ottoman sultan (1574 95), son and successor of Selim II.
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Sultan Murad III was born in Manisa, on 4th of July 1546.
He was the son of Sultan Selim II and Afife Nur Banu Sultana who was Venetian originated.
Sultan Murad III led a life of pleasures, he never left Istanbul during his reign and he was very much influenced by the women in the palace.
www.theottomans.org /english/family/murat3.asp   (398 words)

 Osmanli Tarihçileri - TALİQİZADE MEHMED
On the accession of Murad III in 982/1574, T. was enrolled as a secretary of the imperial divan in Istanbul.
The work is dedicated to Murad III and is assumed to have been commissioned by him.
This probably reflects the fact that Murad III was not happy with its content and asked T. to revise it.
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 T.C. Kultur Bakanligi / Ministry of Culture, Republic of Turkey
Those who refused to comply were brought to their knees.
Murad III was a pious man who Ied a Iife in accordance with the tenets of the Sharia.
He enjoyed the conversation of scholars and theologians, and on holy nights he used to pray to God for the goodwill of his people.
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 The Ottoman Empire - All Empires
The initial areas of expansion under Osman I and his successors Orkhan (ruled 1326-59) and Murad I (ruled 1359-89) were western Asia Minor and southeastern Europe, primarily the Balkan Peninsula.
Murad II suppressed Balkan resistance and eliminated all but two of the Turkish principalities in Asia Minor.
The Caucasus was conquered, and Azerbaijan was seized.
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 Murad III 1574-1594 - Sultani   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Murad III, ruled the Ottoman Empire for 20 years.
Ceylon Coins and Currency By Codrington records 9 Othmanli coins of Murad III found in Lanka with mint distribution: Constantinople..
The Ottoman sultan Murad III was son and successor of Selim II.
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 New Page 1
At the core of the Ottoman infantry were what started under Orkhan as the Sultan's bodyguard, and expanded under Murad I (Orkhan's son) to 1000 men and under Mehmed II the Conqueror to crack regiments creating a corps.
In 1389, under Sultan Murad I, the Ottoman beat Slavic forces in Kosovo and gained control of Northern Greece, Bulgaria, and Macedonia, surrounding the Byzantine Empire.
Added to this, the Ottoman army was needed for wars on other fronts and could not be held up in one place for a long period of time, therefore, the general policy of forced conversion was not adopted, and this prevented major revolts.
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 Murat III. - Wikipedia
Als erster Sultan bereicherte sich Murad persönlich, insbesondere indem er Ämter gegen hohe Geldzahlungen vergab.
Tatsächlich wurde der Prozess dadurch noch beschleunigt, denn durch die Schwächung der islamischen Staaten erleichterten sie Russland den Zugang zum Schwarzen und zum Kaspischen Meer.
Murad hatte den persischen Krieg begrüßt, weil er auf diese Weise zeitweilig die Janitscharen loswurde, die er fürchtete.
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Sultan Mehmed III was born in Manisa, on 26th May 1566.
His father was Sultan Murad III and his mother was Safiye Sultana.
Mehmed III was a very religious sultan, he appreciated Islam.
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