Medieval Indian History Questions (MCQs) for UPSC, SSC & States PCS Examinations

Q.  Which of the following ladies wrote an historical account during the Mughal period?

a. Gulbadan Begum
b. Noorjahan Begum
c. Jahanara Begum
d. Zebun-nissah Begum


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Gulbadan Begum (1523-1603) was a Perso-Turkic Princess, the daughter of Emperor Babur. She is most known as the author of Humayun Nama, the account of the life of her brother, Humayun.
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