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Shah Jahan II (شاه جہان دوم) 7 June 1696 – 19 September 1719, birth name Rafi ud-Daulah رفی الدولت) was Mughal emperor for a brief period in 1719. He succeeded his short-lived brother Rafi Ul-Darjat in that year, being proclaimed Badshah by the Syed Brothers.

Shah Jahan II
Shah Jahan II of India.jpg
11th Mughal Emperor
Reign 6 June – 19 September 1719
Coronation 8 June 1719 at Red Fort, Delhi
Predecessor Rafi Ul-Darjat
Successor Muhammad Shah
Regent Syed Brothers (1719)
Born 7 June 1696
Died 19 September 1719(1719-09-19) (aged 23)
Bidyapur, near Fatehpur Sikri
Burial Mausoleum of Khwaja Kutbuddin Kamal, Delhi
Full name
Rafi-ud-Din Muhammad Rafi-ud-Daulah Shah Jahan II
House Timurid
Father Rafi-ush-Shan
Mother Nur-un-Nissa Begum


External linksEdit

  Media related to Shah Jahan II at Wikimedia Commons

Shah Jahan II
Preceded by
Rafi Ul-Darjat
Mughal Emperor
Succeeded by
Muhammad Shah