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
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.