Timeline of 16th-century Muslim history


Timeline of Islamic history: 6th | 7th | 8th | 9th | 10th | 11th | 12th | 13th | 14th | 15th | 16th | 17th | 18th | 19th | 20th | 21st century

16th century (1501–1600) (906 AH – 1009 AH)Edit

1500 - 1509Edit

PersiaEdit

Golden HordeEdit

Ak KoyunluEdit

1510 - 1519Edit

MalaysiaEdit

  • 1511: D'Albuquerque conquers Malacca.

Ottoman EmpireEdit

1520 - 1529Edit

South East Asia (Indonesia)Edit

  • 1527: Fall of Majapahit empire, the last Hindu stronghold in South East Asia. Demak established as first Islamic sultanate of Java.

Ottoman EmpireEdit

Mughal EmpireEdit

1530 - 1539Edit

Ottoman EmpireEdit

AlgeriaEdit

1540 - 1549Edit

1550 - 1559Edit

Ottoman EmpireEdit

Khanate of KazanEdit

IndonesiaEdit

MughalsEdit

  • 1556: Mughal dynasty reigns. Akbar founds the Mughal Dynasty in Northern India.

1560 - 1569Edit

Ottoman EmpireEdit

SpainEdit

1570 - 1579Edit

Ottoman EmpireEdit

MoroccoEdit

1580 - 1589Edit

Safavid DynastyEdit

1590 - 1599Edit

ReligiousEdit

See alsoEdit