Period: Oct 10, 1470 to Sep 22, 1520
Selim 1 Life SpanThis is how long Selim 1 lived.
Period: Mar 10, 1512 to Aug 26, 1520
His Rule as Sultan Selim 1Selim 1 rule was around eight years. He ruled from the time he was 42 years old until he died of cancer at age 50. Took rule because his father Sultan Bayezid steps down from the throne and leaves it in his hands.
Apr 25, 1512
Selim 1 became Sultan Selim 1
May 14, 1513
Helping BaburSelim 1 gave Babur artillery and men in order to help him with his conquests. This led to the basis of Mogul-Ottoman relations.
Period: Oct 18, 1514 to Oct 18, 1517
Control of Mesopotamia, Egypt, and ArabiaNot only did he have control of Mesopotamia, Egypt, and Arabia, but also Jerusalem, Mecca, and Madinah from 1514 to 1517.
Dec 25, 1514
Battle of ChaldiranDefeat of Ismail 1 of Safavid Persia; East Anatolia under Turkish control
Jan 17, 1516
Battle of Marj DabiqWon against Al-Ashraf Qansuh al-Ghawri of Mamluk Sultanate of Egypt; Syria and Palestine under Ottoman rule.
Oct 29, 1517
Battle of RidaniyaDefeated Tuman bay II of Mamluk Sultanate of Egypt. Egypt under rule of the Ottomans. Selim takes title of caliph.
Jun 13, 1519
Selim Recieves RespectKhair ed-Din gave his respects to Selim in exchange for Selim support against Spain. However, Selim didn't get to see the battle through because he was on his death bed.
Sep 30, 1520
Selim 1 exceededSelim 1 exceeded by his son, Suleyman 1, shortly after his death.