1877 – Born on the 2nd of November in Karachi, Pakistan. 1885 – He succeeded his father as Imam of the Shi’a Isma’ili Muslims at the young age of 7. 1897 – He was conferred the distinction of a Knight Commander of the Indian Empire by Queen Victoria. 1906 – He was a founding member and first president of the All India Muslim League. 1934 – He was a member of the Privy Council and served as a member of the League of Nation for three years. 1937 – He became the President of the League of Nations. 1957 – He died on the 11th of July.