History

Reigns Of Bhopal Rulers

Age
Reign
Dost Mohammad Khan b.c. 1672 – d. 1728 aged 56Founder and 1st Nawab 1709 – 28
Yar Mohammad Khan b.c. 1709 – d. 1742 aged 332nd Nawab 1728 – 43
Faiz Mohammad Khan b.c. 1731- d. 1777 aged 463rd Nawab 1744 – 77Mamola Bai exercised executive authority during the rule of her stepsons Faiz and Hayat
Hayat Mohammad Khan b.c. 1735 – d. 1807 aged 724th Nawab 1777 – 1807
Ghous Mohammad Khan b.c. 1767 – d. 1827 aged 605th Nawab and titular ruler 1807Wazir never claimed the title of Nawab, but was the de’facto ruler during the reigns of Hayat and Ghous
Wazir Mohammad Khan b.c. 1766 – d. 1816 aged 506th Ruler 1807 – 16
Nazar Mohammad Khan b. 1791 – d. 1819 aged 287th Nawab 1816 – 19
Qudsia Begum b. 1801 – d. 1881 aged 80Regent and 8th Ruler 1819 – 37
Jahangir Mohammad Khan b. 1816 – d. 1844 aged 289th Nawab 1837 – 44
Sikandar Begum b. 1816 – d. 1868 aged 50Regent and 10th Ruler 1844 – 68
Shahjehan Begum b. 1816 – d. 1868 aged 5011th Ruler 1868 – 1901
Sultan Jahan Begum b. 1858 – d. 1930 aged 7212th Ruler 1901 – 26
Hamidullah Khan b. 1895 – d. 1960 aged 6513th Ruler 1926 – 60The state of Bhopal was merged into the Indian Union in 1949. Hamidullah remained titular Nawab till his death in 1960

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