Hürrem Sultan c. 1502 – 15 April 1558; also known as La Rossa or Roxelana; was the favorite consort and later the legal wife of Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent and the mother of Şehzade Mehmed, Mihrimah Sultan, Şehzade Abdullah, Sultan Selim II, Şehzade Bayezid and Şehzade Cihangir. She was one of the most powerful and influential women in Ottoman history and a prominent figure during the era known as the Sultanate of Women. She was "Haseki Sultan" (chief wife of the Sultan) when her…

Hürrem Sultan c. 1502 – 15 April 1558; also known as La Rossa or Roxelana; was the favorite consort and later the legal wife of Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent and the mother of Şehzade Mehmed, Mihrimah Sultan, Şehzade Abdullah, Sultan Selim II, Şehzade Bayezid and Şehzade Cihangir. She was one of the most powerful and influential women in Ottoman history and a prominent figure during the era known as the Sultanate of Women. She was "Haseki Sultan" (chief wife of the Sultan) when her…

HIH Princess Durru Shevar (26 January 1914, Çamlıca Palace, Üsküdar, Istanbul, Turkey – 7 February 2006) was the daughter of the third marriage of His Imperial Majesty Abdul Mejid Efendi of the Ottoman Empire, son of His Imperial Majesty The Sultan Abdülâziz, Commander of the Faithful and Successor of the Prophet of the Lord of the Universe, Emperor of the Ottomans and the last heir apparent to the Imperial Ottoman throne and the last Caliph of the Muslim world. She held the titles of…

HIH Princess Durru Shevar (26 January 1914, Çamlıca Palace, Üsküdar, Istanbul, Turkey – 7 February 2006) was the daughter of the third marriage of His Imperial Majesty Abdul Mejid Efendi of the Ottoman Empire, son of His Imperial Majesty The Sultan Abdülâziz, Commander of the Faithful and Successor of the Prophet of the Lord of the Universe, Emperor of the Ottomans and the last heir apparent to the Imperial Ottoman throne and the last Caliph of the Muslim world. She held the titles of…

Portrait of a woman, possibly Haseki Hürrem Sultan, called Roxelana (1506-1558), bust-length, in Ottoman costume, with a jewelled headdress

Portrait of a woman, possibly Haseki Hürrem Sultan, called Roxelana (1506-1558), bust-length, in Ottoman costume, with a jewelled headdress

Portrait of Hürrem Haseki Sultan, (Roxelana or Alexandra - The officially wed wife of Sultan Suleiman, The Great)

Portrait of Hürrem Haseki Sultan, (Roxelana or Alexandra - The officially wed wife of Sultan Suleiman, The Great)

Roxelane (1500-1558), Wife of the Emperor Soliman (1555); Titian (1490–1576; Italian)

Roxelane (1500-1558), Wife of the Emperor Soliman (1555); Titian (1490–1576; Italian)

Princess Fatma Neslişah Sultan, Princess Imperial of the Ottoman Empire and Princess of Egypt, (or Nazlishah in Arabic) Osmanoğlu Sultan (4 February 1921, in Istanbul, Nişantaşı, Nişantaşı Palace – 2 April 2012),

Princess Fatma Neslişah Sultan, Princess Imperial of the Ottoman Empire and Princess of Egypt, (or Nazlishah in Arabic) Osmanoğlu Sultan (4 February 1921, in Istanbul, Nişantaşı, Nişantaşı Palace – 2 April 2012),

Princess Neslisah Osmanoglu, the oldest member of the Ottoman dynasty, has died at age 91.

Princess Neslisah Osmanoglu, the oldest member of the Ottoman dynasty, has died at age 91.

Neslişah Sultan, Ottoman Princess. Her maternal grandfather is the last ottoman sultan, Sultan Vahdettin and her paternal grandfather is the last ottoman caliph, Abdülmecit II.

Neslişah Sultan, Ottoman Princess. Her maternal grandfather is the last ottoman sultan, Sultan Vahdettin and her paternal grandfather is the last ottoman caliph, Abdülmecit II.

misshonoriaglossop: “ Prince of Barar Wali Ahed, Azam Jah (Mir Himayet Ali Khan) pen name Azam, Princess Durreshewar daughter of Caliph Abdul Majid II (In centre) of Ottoman empire, Princess Nilofer,...

misshonoriaglossop: “ Prince of Barar Wali Ahed, Azam Jah (Mir Himayet Ali Khan) pen name Azam, Princess Durreshewar daughter of Caliph Abdul Majid II (In centre) of Ottoman empire, Princess Nilofer,...

Fehime Sultan (1875–1929), Princess of the Ottoman Empire

Fehime Sultan (1875–1929), Princess of the Ottoman Empire

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