Razia Sultan facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSultana Raziya
|Sultanah of Delhi|
Billon Jital of Razia
|5th Sultana of the Delhi Sultanate|
|Reign||10 October 1236 − 14 October 1240|
|Coronation||10 October 1236|
|Predecessor||Rukn ud din Firuz|
|Successor||Muiz ud din Bahram|
Budaun, Uttar Pradesh, India
|Died||14 October 1240 (aged 34-35)
Kaithal, Delhi Sultanate
|Burial||Bulbul-i-Khan near Turkmen Gate, Delhi|
Razia al-Din or Razia Sultana (1205-1240) was one of the rulers of the Delhi Sultanate. She was the first and last Muslim lady to rule Delhi. She was said to be a brave, kind and just person. She ascended the throne in 1236 A.D. But the nobles who did not like to be ruled by Razia soon killed her in a war.
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