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Roxelana

Ottoman's Queen
Female
Born 1506
Hometown Rohatyn
Died Apr 18, 1558
Death Place Constantinople
Other Names Hürrem

Haseki Hürrem Sultan, Her Imperial Highness, Imperial Empress of the Ottoman Empire was the wife of Süleyman the Magnificent of the Ottoman Empire.

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CHILDHOOD

1506 Birth Born in 1506.

FORTIES

1547 41 Years Old As well, some of her embroidery, or at least that done under her supervision, has survived, examples being given in 1547 to Tahmasp I, the Shah of Iran, and in 1549 to King Sigismund II Augustus. … Read More

FIFTIES

1558 52 Years Old Hürrem died on 15 April 1558 and was buried in a domed mausoleum (türbe) decorated in exquisite Iznik tiles depicting the garden of paradise, perhaps in homage to her smiling and joyful nature. … Read More
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