Biographical Data :
|Name :||Mehmet III|
|Period :||1566 - 1603|
|Biographical detail : ||Sultan of Turkey, son of Murad III.
Mehmet III ascended the throne in 1595, and on his succession invoked the law of fratricide by which the Sultan could have his brother put to death. All nineteen of his brothers were executed by strangulation.
| ||(Compiler : M. Nauman Khan / Ghulam Mohiuddin)|