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The death of Shah Zafar
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7 November 1862

The death of Shah Zafar

room India

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On 7 November 1862, the last Emperor of India, the last of the Great Mughals, Bahadur Shah Zafar, direct descendent of Timurlane and Genghis Khan, died aged 87, heart-broken and a British prisoner in Rangoon, and was buried at an unmarked grave just south of the Shwedagon Pagoda.

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