Growth and Spread of Islam

Events

Ottoman Empire

1450 - 1900

Reign of Mehmed the Conqueror

1451 - 1481

Conquest of Constantinople

1453

Shah Ismail declares himself Shah of Azerbaijan and Shahanshah of Iran

1501

Ismail converted Iran and Azerbaijan from Sunni Islam to Shia Islam

Safavid Dynasty

1501 - 1722

Mughal Dynasty

1526 - 1857

Reign of Akbar

1556 - 1605

Conquest of Rajputana

1561

Muslim-African slaves forcefully brought to the United States of America

1800

Muslim immigrants voluntarily migrated to the United States of America from the middle east

1870 - 1900

Ottomans take control of Hasa

1871

Al Saud family is exiled to Kuwait

1891