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Information about reign: II. Selim (Sultan Selim II)

CountryOttoman Empire
From29 September 1566
To21 December 1574
Personal InformationSultan Selim II of the Ottoman Empire (1524 - 1574)
Description

Selim II (Ottoman Turkish: سليم ثانى Selīm-i sānī, Turkish: II. Selim), also known as "Selim the Sot (Mest)" in west and as "Sarı Selim" (Selim the Blond) in east, was the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1566 until his death in 1574. He was a son of Suleiman the Magnificent and Haseki Hürrem Sultan.