Information about Sultan Selim III of the Ottoman Empire

Sultan Selim III of the Ottoman Empire (24 December 1761 - 28 July 1808)

Selim III (Ottoman Turkish: سليم ثالث Selīm-i sālis) was the reform-minded Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1789 to 1807. The Janissaries eventually deposed and imprisoned him, and placed his cousin Mustafa on the throne as Mustafa IV. Selim was killed by a group of assassins subsequently after a Janissary revolt.

Sultan Selim III of the Ottoman Empire reigned in...
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III. Selim (Sultan Selim III) Flag of Ottoman Empire Ottoman Empire 7 April 1789 29 May 1807
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