Raziye Sultan

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Shehzady Raziye Sultan
Spouse Taşlıcalı Yahya Efendi
Issue Elif Sultan
Safiye Sultan
House House of Osman
Father Suleiman the Magnificent
Mother Mahidevran Sultan
Born c. 1514/24
Istanbul, the Ottoman Empire
Died c. 1570/71
Istanbul, the Ottoman Empire
Burial Yahya Efendi Türbe
Religion Islam

Raziye Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: راضیہ سلطان, c. 1514/24[1]c. 1570/71, also known as Tasasız Raziye Sultan, Tasasız meaning "Carefree") was an Ottoman princess, the daughter of Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent and Mahidevran Sultan.[2]

The father of "Raziye Sultan", Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent.

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"Raziye Sultan" was born in 1514/24 to Suleiman the Magnificent and Mahidevran Sultan, herself the daughter of Mirza Abdullah Haydar Bey and his wife Nazcan Hatun. She had one brother from her mother's side, Şehzade Mustafa. She was married to her brother's most trusted adviser and supporter, an Anatolian poet Taşlıcalı Yahya Efendi, who composed an elegy for the dead prince. She bore her husband two daughters, Elif Sultan and Safiye Sultan. She died in Istanbul and was buried in Yahya Efendi Türbesi.

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  1. ^ "Turkey: The Imperial House of Osman". web.archive.org. Retrieved 6 February 2014. 
  2. ^ Uluçay, M. Çağatay (1985). Padişahların Kadınları ve Kızları. Türk Tarih Kurumu. p. 39.