Timeline

17th Century (1600-1699) C.E.
1600 

Sind annexed by the Mughals. End of the Arghun rule in Sind.


1601 

Khandesh annexed by the Mughals.


1603 

Battle of Urmiyah. Turks suffer defeat. Persia occupies Tabriz, Mesopotamia. Mosul and Diyarbekr. Death of Muhammad III, Sultan of Turkey, accession of Ahmad I. In Morocco al Shaikh died.


1604 

In Indonesia death of Alauddin Rayat Shah, Sultan of Acheh, accession of Ali Rayat Shah III.


1605 

Death of the Mughal emperor Akbar; accession of Jahangir.


1607 

Annexation of Ahmadnagar by the Mughals.


1609 

Annexation of Bidar by the Mughals


1611 

Kuch Behar subjugated by the Mughals.


1612 

Kamrup annexed by the Mughals.


1617 

Death of Ahmad I, Sultan of Turkey, accession of Mustafa; Deposition of Mustafa: accession of Othman II.


1618 

Tipperah annexed by the Mughals.: '


1620 

In Turkey deposition of Mustafa, accession of Othman II.


1623 

In Turkey Mustafa recaptured power.


1625 

In Turkey deposition of Mustafa, accession of Murad IV.


1627 

Death of the Mughal emperor Jahangir, accession of Shah Jahan.


1628 

Reign of Safavid Sultan Shah Abbas I comes to an end.


1629 

In Persia death of Shah Abbas; accession of grandson Safi.


1631 

Death of Mumtaz Mahal, wife of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and the lady of Taj Mahal, Agra.


1637 

Death of Iskandar Muda in Indonesia; accession of Iskandar II.


1640 

Death of Otthman Sultan Murad IV. accession of his brother Ibrahim.


1641 

Turks capture Azov. In Indonesia death of Iskandar II; accession of the Queen Tajul Alam.


1642 

In Persia death of Shah Safi, accession of Shah Abbas II.


1648 

In Turkey Ibrahim deposed; accession of Muhammad IV.


1656 

Muhammad Kuiprilli becomes the Grand Minister in Turkey.


1658 

Deposition of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, accession of Aurangzeb.


1661 

Death of Muhammad Kuiprilli, accession of his son Ahmad Kuiprilli.


1667 

Death of Shah Abbas II; accession of Shah Sulaiman.


1675 

Execution of the Sikh Guru Tegh Bahadur. In Indonesia death of the queen Tajul Alam, accession of the queen Nur ul Alam.


1676 

Death of the Grand Wazir of Turkey Ahmad Kuiprilli, succession by Kara Mustafa.


1678 

In Indonesia death of the queen Nur ul Alam, accession of the queen Inayat Zakia.


1680 

Death of Marhatta chieftain Shivaji.


1682 

Assam annexed by the Mughals. Aurangzeb shifts the capital to Aurangabad in the Deccan.


1683 

The Turks lift the siege of Vienna and retreat. Kara Mustafa the Grand Wazir executed for the failure of the expedition.


1686 

Annexation of Bijapur by the Mughals.


1687 

Golkunda annexed by the Mughals. Second battle of Mohads. Defeat of the Turks by Austria. Deposition of Muhammad IV. Accession of Sulaiman II.


1688 

In Indonesia death of queen Inayat Zakia, accession of the queen Kamalah.


1690 

Death of the Ottoman Sultan Sulaiman II, accession of Ahmad II.


1692 

Death of the Turk Sultan Ahmad II, accession of Mustafa II.


1694 

In Persia death of Shah Safi, accession of Shah Hussain.


1699 

In Indonesia death of Queen Kamalah.


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