1315 CE - 1390 CELife of the Persian poet Hafiz Shiraz, considered the greatest Persian poet and among the greatest in the world.
1358 CE - 1384 CEReign of Shah Shuja Mozaffari who employed Hafez Shiraz as his court poet and for whom Hafez wrote many of his poems.
c. 1387 CEHafez Shiraz meets the great conqueror Timur (Tamerlane) who criticizes but rewards the poet.
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