BAHADUR SHAH 11, THE LAST KING OF DELHI & ZINAT MAHAL, QUEEN OF BAHADUR SHAH DURING MUGHAL EMPEROR BAHADUR SHAH II 1837–1857
December 31, 1836
Mirza Firuz Shah
Bahadur Shah II 1837–1857
He was bom in 1775 and suceeded to the title in 1837. Bahadur Shah was virtually a pensioner of the East India Company and his authority was limited to his palace. On 11 May he accepted the leadership of the rebels and was proclaimed Emperor of Hindustan.