356 – Alexander the Great was born in Pella, Macedon. According to legends, his father is Zeus Ammon. 346 – Alexander studied under Aristotle. 340 – Became Regent of Macedonia, when his father left for Byzantium. 338 – Assisted his father at the Battle of Chaeronea. 337 – Alexander and Alexander’s mother, Olympius go into ..
1777 – Aleksandr was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia on December 23, 1777. 1793 – At the age of sixteen, he married Louise of Baden who is fourteen of age. 1801 – After his father was murdered, he succeeded the throne on March 23, 1801. Made peace negotiations with the United Kingdom of Great Britain ..
1818 – Alexander II was born in Moscow on April 17, 1818. 1841 – Married Princess Marie of Hesse on April 16, 1841. 1855 – Became the Ruler of Russia on March 2, 1855. Upon his succession, he made radical reforms. 1861 – Signed and published the emancipation law on March 3, 1861. 1863 – ..
1845 – Alexander III was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia on the 10th of March. 1865 – Studied the principles of law and administration under Konstantin Pobedonostsev. 1866 – Married Princess Dagmar od Denmark, widow of his brother Nicholas. The marriage was requested by Nicholas when he was about to die. 1881-1894 – Became Ruler ..
1542 – Akbar was born in Umarkot, Sindh on October 15, 1542. 1545 – Akbar was raised by his uncle Askari and learned how to hunt, run and fight. He never learned how to read and write. 1556 – Succeeded his father on February 14, 1556 at the age of thirteen. On November 5, 1556, ..
1760 – Born in the house of Shah Alam II. 1806-1837 – Became the Emperor of India, second-to-the-last of the Mughal line. He ruled India under the Bri..
1933 – Born Akihito Tsugonimaya in Tokyo on December 23, 1993. 1950 – Attended Gakushuin University. 1952 – Akihito was officially proclaimed as the next Emperor of Japan. On November 10, 1952, his formal Investiture as Crown Prince took place at the Kokyo Imperial Palace. 1953 – Represented Japan at the coronation of England’s Queen ..
1699-1759 – Born Aziz-ud-Din in the family of Jahandar Shah. After he ascended the throne, he used the title Alamgir. He was already fifty-five years old when he was proclaimed Emperor of India. A weak ruler, India was invaded by Ahmad Shah Abdali. Alamgir II was murdered by Nawab Mir and he was succeeded by ..
1725 – He was born to Mohammed Shah. 1748 – He succeeded his father to the throne as the 15th Mughal Emperor at the age of 23. 1754 – He inherited a much weakened Mughal state and after ruling unsuccessfully for 6 years. – He was blinded and killed in his sleep on a ..
1325 – Rinchinbal Khan was the son of Huslen Khan in the year of the red tiger. 1332 – He became the ruler of Mongol Empire and died two months after ..