Zog I

Born: 1895 AD
Died: 1961 AD
Nationality: Albanian
Categories: Politicial Adviser, Presidents

1895 – Born on October 8


1928-1939 – He was the king of the Albanians


1925 – Elected president of the Albanian Republic, from one of the leading Muslim clans of Albanian


1928 – The National Assembly proclaimed him king


          – Albania was strengthened ties with Benito Mussolini of Italy through Zog


1939 – Mussolini finally ousted and exiled Zog, making Albania an Italian protectorate in August 7


          – Following World War II, Albania became a communist state, and Zog remained in exile


1961 – Died on April 9