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King Vakhtʻang VI
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Date of Birth: 15 September 1675

Place of Birth: Kʻartʻli, Georgia

Date of Death: 26 March 1737

Place of Death: Astrakhan, Russia

Biography

Vakhtʻang VI Bagration-Mukhraneli was king of Kʻartʻli from 1716 to 1724, having served as Iranian governor of the country from 1703 to 1714. His reign was characterised by a proliferation of Georgian literature, which facilitated intellectual growth. He himself w…

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Mrevlishvili, Nana, “King Vakhtʻang VI”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_30903>



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