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Shahrukh
Ruler of the Timurid Empire
(1377-1447)

Other Titles

Lord of Transoxiana, 1409-47[S39]
Lord of Khorasan, c. 1396[S39]
Khaghan (assumed title)[S39]

Main Events

Adopted the Mongol title of khaghan.
Abolished the Mongolian dynastic code and reinstated Sharia law, 1411.[S39]
Abolished the practice of ruling through a puppet khan.[S39]

Place of death: Dhu'l-Hijja, near Rayy[S39]
Place of burial: Herat[S39]


 

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