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Nadir Shah, Muhammad (orig. Muhammad Nadir Khan)

Born: 1914 AD
Died: 1933 AD, at 18 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Presidents


1914 - Born on the 16th of October in Southern Afghanistan         
1933 -On the 8th of November he was proclaimed King of Afghanistan after his father Mohammed Nadir

           Shah (King Of Afghanistan) was  assassinated.

1964 - He promulgated a new constitution in Afghanistan, instituted programs of political and

            economic modernization.

1973 - His cousin and former Prime Minister Mohammed Daoud Khan staged a coup d'etat , and established

            a republican government  while Mohammed Zahir Shah was in Italy undergoing eye surgery.

          - He was exiled in Italy for twenty-nine years after the coup d'etat.

2002 - He returned to Afghanistan while the said country was under American occupation.       

2007 - On 2nd of January, he was reportedly seriously ill and bedridden.


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