Sultan Mustafa IV was born in 08 09 1779, in Istanbul. His father
is Sultan Abdulhamid I and his mother is Nuketseza Sultana. His
mother was taken care of his education, but Mustafa was a greedy,
cunning and a nervous man and he preferred to live a life of pleasure
rather than to be educated. He succeeded his uncle Sultan Selim
III dethroned in the revolt of Kabakcę Mustafa. He came to throne
in his 28th year, in 29 May 1807. Mustafa was Sultan Selim III's
favourite crown prince, but he deceived his uncle and co-operated
with the rebels and took his throne. When he was came to throne,
the authority of the empire was declining, supporters of Sultan
Selim III and Nizam-i Cedid have been caught and executed. Rebellious
Kabakci Mustafa and his men were intervening the governmental administrations.
After, the revolt of Kabakci Mustafa the Yeniceris gained power
again, they were given many privileges.
His Wifes : Shevr-i Nur, Dil-pezir, Seyyare, Peyk-i Dil