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Aga Khan III

Born: 1877 AD
Died: 1957 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: Persian
Categories: Religious Leaders


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.


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