MAHAL MUMTAZ

Birth and Life

Mumtaz Mahal

empress

Date of birth 1. 9. 1593
Country of birth India

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Death

Date of death 17. 6. 1631
Cemetery Taj Mahal, Agra, India
GPS coordinates of the cemetery 27.175030, 78.042134

Note:
Her husband, the fifth Moghul emperor Shah Jahan, who built Taj Mahal, is buried next to her.

Summary from Wikipedia

Mumtaz Mahal was born Arjumand Banu Begum in Agra to a family of Persian nobility. She was the daughter of Abu'l-Hasan Asaf Khan, a wealthy Persian noble who held high office in the Mughal Empire, and the niece of Empress Nur Jahan, the chief wife of Emperor Jahangir and the power behind the emperor.[6] She was married at the age of 19 on 30 April 1612 to Prince Khurram,[7] later known by his regnal name Shah Jahan, who conferred upon her the title "Mumtaz Mahal". Although betrothed to Shah Jahan since 1607,[8] she ultimately became his second wife in 1612.[9]&# ...

Author of contribution: Janez, published 25. 10. 2015

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