Suleiman The Magnificent. Shawn Roe. Map. He controlled the Ottoman Empire from 1520 to 1566 when he died. Primary Source.
On August 29, 1526, Suleiman defeated Louis II of Hungary at the Battle of Mohács
Suleyman the Magnificent ruled the Ottoman Empire for 46 years between 1520 - 1566 and doubled his territory
His domain extended far to the eastward and into Egypt and Persia
Within the Empire Süleyman was responsible for transforming the army and the judicial system