ottoman empire

Their empire was centered in present-day Turkey, and extended its influence into southeastern Europe as well as the Middle East. Only Constantinople remained in Byzantine hands and its conquest in 1453 seemed inevitable after Varna. The Turks subsequently established an empire in Anatolia and southeastern Europe which lasted until the early twentieth century.

ottoman empire

They were also referred to as the turkish empire or Turkey.


-It was founded on July 27, 1299


-The population was about 14.63 million.


-Their government was absolute monarchy and constitutional monarchy.


-currencies Ottoman lira, Akçe, Sultani, Kuruş, Para


-Their capitals were Constantinople, Bursa, Sogut, Edirne.


-Was not a European kingdom


-The Ottoman Empire called for a military jihad against France, Russia and Great Britain in November 1914.