Hussain Sharqi

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(Sultan) (b. ?; d. ?) Patron and musician; ruler of Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh during 1458–99.

He was a contemporary of Raja Mansingh Tomar of Gwalior. His kingdom was annexed by the Mughals in 1499.


Subjects: Indian Music.

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