Firuz Shah Suri

Firuz Shah Suri (died 1554) was the third ruler of Sur dynasty. He was the son of Islam Shah Suri and succeeded him in 1554 when he was twelve years old. Firuz Shah Suri was assassinated within days of his coronation by Sher Shah Suri's nephew Muhammad Mubariz Khan who later ruled as Muhammad Shah Adil.[1][2][3]

Firuz Shah Suri
Sultan of the Suri Empire
PredecessorIslam Shah Suri
SuccessorMuhammad Shah Adil
Born4 May 1542
HouseSur dynasty
DynastySur dynasty
FatherIslam Shah Suri
Preceded by
Islam Shah Suri
Shah of Delhi
Succeeded by
Muhammad Shah Adil

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Smith, Vincent Arthur (1917). Akbar the Great Mogul, 1542–1605. Oxford at the Clarendon Press. p. 33.
  2. ^ "Decline of Sur Empire: Murder of Firoz Shah Suri".
  3. ^ Baumer, Christoph (2018). History of Central Asia, The: 4-volume set. Bloomsbury Publishing. ISBN 978-1-83860-867-5.