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Osman I, Emperor of the Ottoman Empire

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Arisa Moreland

on 16 November 2012

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By: Arisa Moreland Osman I, Ottoman Emperor Osman I Works Cited Born c. 1259 on the border between the Saljuq and Byzantine empires. Early Leadership Osman realized the weakening of the Byzantine empire, and began to acquire more territory at its expense by 1300. Conquests Osman died the same year as Bursa was conquered at the age of 67. Near-Death Accomplishments "Osman I (1259-1326)." Encyclopedia of World Biography. Detroit: Gale, 1998. Gale Biography In Context. Web. 13 Nov. 2012. Father was a Turkish tribal leader and also a defender for the Saljuq Turks' border with the Byzantines on the Anatolian peninsula. In 1281, became the new leader and his father's successor. Began to slowly expand his empire starting in 1288, but mostly nomadic lands. By 1299, Osman had established an independent state from both the Mongols and the Byzantines. He fought with other Ghazi leaders that were intensely loyal and devoted to him. In 1326, the city of Byzantine Bursa fell after a 5 year siege. This victory marked the Ottoman empire as a major player in world affairs. His son, Orhan, was left in charge and continued the greatness of the fledgling empire. Bursa was named the capital, and it was where the first emperor of the Ottoman empire, Osman, was buried. "Osman I." Gale Biography in Context. Detroit: Gale, 2010. Gale Biography In Context. Web. 13 Nov. 2012. "Osman I." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 14 Nov. 2012. Web. 13 Nov. 2012. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osman_I>.
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