Birth of Timur-i Lang (Tamerlane) in Uzbekistan Hot

Birth of Timur-i Lang (Tamerlane) in Uzbekistan

Territory Under the Timurid Dynasty
Source: Wikipedia

Timeline of History

People
History Topics
Religious History

Timur-i Lang (Tamerlane, Timur the Lame) is born in Uzbekistan. A brutal ruler of Samarkand, Tamerlane will cut a wide swath of destruction across Persia and the Middle East while trying to reconstruct the Mongol Empire.

Tamerlane will found the Timurid Dynasty and becomes infamous for building pyramids out of the skulls of his slain enemies. His great-great-grandson, Babur, will be the founder of the Mughal Dynasty in India.

User comments

There are no user comments for this item.

Ratings (the higher the better)
Interesting
Comment
    Please enter the security code.
 
 
Powered by JReviews

Today's Major Events

Pope Pius IX Complains About Ideas Like Freedom of Press and Religion
Wisconsin v. Yoder: Required Education Law Violates Free Exercise Rights of Amish
Madalyn Murray files Suit Against Baltimore Public Schools for Sponsoring Religious Exercises
Nazi Youths Riot in Berlin Over Release of Movie 'All's Quiet on the Western Front'