- 1569–1627, 4th Mogul emperor in India 1605–27 (son of Akbar).
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During the night the heart of Jehangir misgave him, and he fled to the Karatakka mountains.
Whereas Jehangir had ruled for nine months, Yusuf only swayed the sceptre for three.
Nourjehan Begum was the favourite wife of Jehangir, and her game the fiercest of India.Ten Thousand Wonderful Things
Edmund Fillingham King
Shah Jehan, son of Jehangir, ascended the throne of India in 1627, and was if possible more addicted to jewels than his father.Stories about Famous Precious Stones
Mrs Goddard Orpen
Arjun attracted the unfavourable attention of Akbar's successor, Jehangir, and was cast into prison where he died.Hinduism And Buddhism, Volume II. (of 3)