Timeline of Tabriz

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The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Tabriz, capital of East Azerbaijan Province in Iran.


Prior to 15th century

One of the unearthed thumb in Blue mosque excavation site, 1500 B.C. Iron Age museum.jpg
One of the unearthed thumb in Blue mosque excavation site, 1500 B.C.

15th–16th centuries

A 16th-century map of Tabriz, sketched by Matrakci Nasuh (Ottoman polymath). Tabriz-16.PNG
A 16th-century map of Tabriz, sketched by Matrakçı Nasuh (Ottoman polymath).
A miniature depicted of 2nd Shah of the Safavid dynasty Tahmasp I in Tabriz. Miniatur zweiten Schah der Safawidendynastie Tahmasib I Tabriz.JPG
A miniature depicted of 2nd Shah of the Safavid dynasty Tahmasp I in Tabriz.

17th–18th centuries

Tauris sketched by Jean Chardin, 1673. 11 Chardin Tabriz 1673.png
Tauris sketched by Jean Chardin, 1673.
Sketch of Tabriz in 1690. Tabriz-1690.jpg
Sketch of Tabriz in 1690.

19th century

20th century


Teachers of Memorial School of Tabriz, photographed in 1923. Tabriz memorial highschool 00.jpg
Teachers of Memorial School of Tabriz, photographed in 1923.

University of Azerbaijan established


21st century

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