Alp Arslan

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Wax statue of Sultan Alp Arslan on display at Istanbul Sapphire, İstanbul, Turkey

Alp Arslan, Real name Muhammad bin Dawud Chaghri was the second Seljuk Sultan who reigned from 1063 to 1072. He is famous for his Conquest of Anatolia after defeating The Byzantines In the Battle of Manzikert and Expansion of the Seljuk Empire.