Timeline of 16th-century Muslim history

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16th century (1501–2100) (906 AH – 1009 AH)

1500 - 1509


Golden Horde

Ak Koyunlu

1510 - 1519


  • 1511: D'Albuquerque conquers Malacca.

Kazakh Khanate

Ottoman Empire

1520 - 1529

Kazakh Khanate

South East Asia (Indonesia)

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

Ottoman Empire

Mughal Empire

1530 - 1539

Kazakh Khanate

Ottoman Empire


1540 - 1549

1550 - 1559

Ottoman Empire

Khanate of Kazan



1560 - 1569

Ottoman Empire


1570 - 1579

Ottoman Empire


1580 - 1589

Safavid Dynasty

1590 - 1599


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