islamic history events of 16th century

Islamic History Events Of 16th Century 16th Century (1500-1599) C.E. 1500: In the Burji Mamluks empire, Zahir Kanauh overthrown by Ashraf Gan Balat. 1501: Isamil I establishes the Safavid dynasty in Persia, and the Twelve-Imam Shi’ism becomes the state religion. 1507: The Portuguese under d’Albuquerque establish strongholds in the Persian Gulf. 1508: Turkomans of the …

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