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Name
Rule
Birth/Death
Fate
1
Osman I 'Gazi'
c.1290-1326
1258?-1326
d. natural causes
2 Orhan Gazi 1326-62 1281?-1362 d. natural causes
3
Murad I
1362-89
1326-89 
killed at Battle of Kosovo
4 Bayezid I 'the Thunderbolt'[1] 1389-1402 1359-1403
taken captive by Timurid;
d. in prison
Interregnum 1402-1413
5
Mehmed I
1413-21
1380-1421
d. natural causes
6 Murad II (1) 1421-44 abd. 1403-51 d. natural causes
7
Mehmed II 'the Conqueror' (1) 
1444-46
1432-81
d. natural causes
(6) Murad II (2) 1446-51 v.s. v.s.
(7)
Mehmed II (2)
1451-81
v.s.
v.s.
8 Bayezid II 1481-1512 abd. 1447-1512 d. natural causes
9
Selim I 'the Terrible'
1512-20
1470-1520
d. natural causes
10 Süleyman I 'the Magnificent' 1520-66 1495-1566 d. natural causes
11
Selim II 'the Sot'
1566-74
1524-74
d. natural causes
12 Murad III 1574-95 1546-95 d. natural causes
13
Mehmed III
1595-1603
1566-1603
d. natural causes
14 Ahmed I 1603-17 1590-1617 d. natural causes
15
Mustafa I (1)
1617-18 dep.
1591?-1639
d. natural causes
16 Osman II 'the Young' 1618-22 dep. 1604-22 executed
(15) 
Mustafa I (2)
1622-1623 dep.
v.s.
v.s.
17 Murad IV 1623-40 1612-40 d. natural causes
18
Ibrahim 'the Mad'
1640-48 dep.
1615-48
executed
19 Mehmed IV 'the Hunter' 1648-87 dep. 1642-93 d. natural causes
20
Süleyman II
1687-91
1642-91
d. natural causes
21 Ahmed II 1691-95 1643-95 d. natural causes
22
Mustafa II
1695-1703 dep.
1664-1703
d. natural causes
23 Ahmed III 1703-30 dep. 1673-1736 d. natural causes
24
Mahmud I
1730-54
1696-1754
d. natural causes
25 Osman III 1754-57 1699-1757 d. natural causes
26
Mustafa III
1757-74
1717-74
d. natural causes
27 Abdülhamid I 1774-89 1725-89 d. natural causes
28
Selim III
1789-1807 dep.
1761-1808
murdered
29 Mustafa IV 1807-08 dep. 1799-1808 executed
30
Mahmud II 'the Juridical'
1808-39
1784-1839
d. natural causes
31 Abdülmecid 1839-61 1823-61 d. natural causes
32
Abdülaziz
1861-76 dep.
1830-76
committed suicide
33 Murad V 1876 dep. 1840-1904 d. natural causes
34
Abdülhamid II
1876-1909 dep.
1842-1918
d. natural causes
35 Mehmed V 'Reșad' 1909-18 1844-1918 d. natural causes
36
Mehmed VI 'Vahideddin'
1918-22[2]
1861-1926
d. natural causes


Notes

1. First Ottoman ruler to use the title of 'sultan'.
2. Sultanate abolished 1922.

Sources

Somel, S. A. Historical Dictionary of the Ottoman Empire. Lanham, Md.: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2003.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 





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