Mohammed Zahir Shah

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Mohammed Zahir Shah
محمد ظاهر شاه
Keeng o the God grantit Kinrick o Afghanistan an its dependencies[1]
King Zahir Shah of Afghanistan in 1963.jpg
Portrait o Zahir Shah
Keeng o Afghanistan
Reign 8 November 1933 – 17 Julie 1973
Predecessor Mohammed Nadir Shah
Successor Monarchy abolished Mohammed Daoud Khan as Preses o Afghanistan
Heid o House o Barakzai
Reign 8 November 1933 – 23 Julie 2007
Spouse Humaira Begum
Issue
Princess Bilqis Begum
Prince Muhammed Akbar Khan
Croun Prince Ahmad Shah Khan
Princess Maryam Begum
Prince Muhammed Nadir Khan
Prince Shah Mahmoud Khan
Prince Muhammed Daoud Pashtunyar Khan
Prince Mir Wais Khan
Hoose Barakzai
Father Mohammed Nadir Shah
Mother Mah Parwar Begum
Born 15 October 1914[2]
Kabul, Afghanistan
Died 23 Julie 2007(2007-07-23) (agit 92)
Kabul, Afghanistan
Burial Maranjan Hill
Religion Sunni Islam

Mohammed Zahir Shah (Pashto: محمد ظاهرشاه October 15, 1914 – Julie 23, 2007) wis the last Keeng o Afghanistan, reignin for fower decades, frae 1933 till he wis oustit bi a coup in 1973. Follaein his return frae exile, he wis gien the teetle 'Faither o the Naition' in 2002, which he held till his daith.[2]

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