Itamad Uddaula Khwaja Ghayas
Father of Nurjehan Begam, the favourite queen of emperor Jahangir.
Itamad came from Iran to India during Akbar's reign. His daughter Nurjhan in Agra built a splendid mausoleum in his memory where he was buried. His daughter, his son's daughter and the daughter of his grandson were married to three successive emperors of Hindustan.
Compiled by:M. Nauman Khan / Ghulam Mohiuddin