• Born date: 1569-08-31
  • Born in: Fatehpur Sikri
  • Death date: 1627-11-08
  • Death in: Kashmir

Nur-ud-din Mohammad Salim, known by his imperial name Jahangir (30 August 1569 – 8 November 1627), was the fourth Mughal Emperor who ruled from 1605 until his death in 1627.Jahangir was the eldest surviving son of Mughal Emperor Akbar and was declared successor to his father from an early age. Impatient for power, however, he revolted in 1599 while Akbar was engaged in the Deccan.