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Who is the founder of the Capital city of Agra?

Asked by rizwan john, 28 Dec '08 09:37 pm
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Badal Singh founded the city in 1475
Answered by Janis, 29 Dec '08 03:28 am

 
  
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Sikandar Lodhi
Answered by Joseph Chacko, 28 Dec '08 09:43 pm

 
  
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Sikander Lodhi !!
Answered by dharamender nebhnani, 28 Dec '08 09:42 pm

 
  
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Agra came to its own when Shahjahan ascended to the throne of Mughal Empire. He marked the zenith of Mughal architecture, when he built the Taj in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. In his later years, Shahjahan shifted his capital to the new city of Shahjahanabad in Delhi and ruled from there. Shahjahan was dethroned in 1658 by his son, Aurangzeb who imprisoned him in the Agra Fort. Aurangzeb shifted the capital back to Agra till his death. After the death of Aurangzeb, Mughal Empire could not touch its peak and many regional kingdoms emerged. The post-Mughal era of Agra saw the rule of the Jats, Marathas and finally the British taking over the city.
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 28 Dec '08 09:39 pm

 
  
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Badal Singh founded the city in 1475
Answered by iqbal seth, 07 Nov 05:33 am

 
  
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Akbar.
Answered by anup roy, 28 Dec '08 09:41 pm

 
  
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Badal Singh founded the city in 1475. Sikandar Lodhi made Agra his capital city
Answered by celvah, 28 Dec '08 09:38 pm

 
  
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