Hafsa Sultan (daughter of Selim I)
Trabzon, Ottoman Empire
10 July 1538|
Istanbul, Ottoman Empire
|Spouse||Iskenderzade Mustafa Pasha|
|House||House of Osman|
Hafsa Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: حفصہ سلطان, ca. 1500 – 10 July 1538, other names Hanım, Hatun, Sultanzade, Şehzade) was an Ottoman princess, the daughter of Ottoman Sultan Selim I (reign 1512–20) and Hafsa Sultan.
Hafsa Sultan was the sister of Suleiman the Magnificent (reign 1520–66) and the aunt of Sultan Selim II (reign 1566–74). At the age of about sixteen, in 1516, Hafsa was married to Iskenderzade Mustafa Pasha, who was not a vezir, son of Iskender Pasha, sometime Governor of Bosnia Eyalet and Rumelia Eyalet.
Mustafa Pasha died in 1525-1526÷, and Hafsa became widow by his death. After Mustafa's death, she never married again. She died in 1538.
- Peirce, Leslie P., The Imperial Harem: Women and Sovereignty in the Ottoman Empire, Oxford University Press, 1993, ISBN 0-19-508677-5 (paperback).
- Yavuz Bahadıroğlu, Resimli Osmanlı Tarihi, Nesil Yayınları (Ottoman History with Illustrations, Nesil Publications), 15th Ed., 2009, ISBN 978-975-269-299-2 (Hardcover).