26 August in History


On 26th August 1303, Alauddin Khilji of the Khilji Dynasty attacked and captured Chittorgarh in a historic battle.


With Alauddin Khilji began what is known as the Imperial Period of the Sultanate of Delhi. Alauddin Khilji came to power after murdering his uncle Jalaluddin Khilji, after which he… Read More →

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