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Ahmed III

Born: 1673 AD
Died: 1736 AD
Nationality: Turkish
Categories: Sultan

1673 – Ahmed III was born on December 30, 1673, son of Sultan Mehmed IV.

1703 – Became Sultan of the Ottoman Empire after the abdication of his brother Mustafa II.

1709 – Awarded refuge for Charles XII of Sweden after the Swedish were defeated by Peter I of Russia.

1730 – On September 20, 1730, a riot was led by the Albanian Patrona Khalil with the support of the citizen and the military. He was force to give up the throne and voluntarily handed the seat of sovereignty to his nephew.

1736 – Died on July 1, 1736 after retiring from the empire.