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Ahmad Shah of Pahang

1930 - 2019

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Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah ibni Almarhum Sultan Abu Bakar Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mu’azzam Shah (Jawi: المرحوم سلطان حاج أحمد شاه المستعين بالله إبن المرحوم سلطان أبو بكر رعاية الدين المعظم شاه‎; 24 October 1930 – 22 May 2019) was the fifth modern Sultan of Pahang, and also served as the seventh Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia from 26 April 1979 to 25 April 1984. His abdication as Sultan was decided by the Royal Council at an extraordinary meeting on 11 January 2019. A special amendment was passed on the state constitution that gave the body more power for this decision, citing the Sultan's incapability to rule due to his failing health. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ahmad Shah of Pahang has received more than 635,564 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Ahmad Shah of Pahang is the 10,575th most popular politician (down from 5,572nd in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Malaysia and the 13th most popular Malaysian Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Ahmad Shah of Pahang ranks 10,575 out of 15,710Before him are Charles James Fox, Dom Mintoff, Raja Dahir, Thomas Remengesau Jr., Qahhor Mahkamov, and Hugh, Duke of Alsace. After him are Antonio Priuli, Ivan Fedyuninsky, Antonio Starabba, Marchese di Rudinì, Andrey Osterman, León Febres Cordero, and Soraya Tarzi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1930, Ahmad Shah of Pahang ranks 256Before him are Rubén Morán, Jean-Louis de Rambures, Antonio Saura, Julio Abbadie, Freimut Börngen, and Shahabuddin Ahmed. After him are FM-2030, Yuri Rytkheu, Tommy Flanagan, Richard C. Sarafian, Frank Carlucci, and Julián Herranz Casado. Among people deceased in 2019, Ahmad Shah of Pahang ranks 214Before him are Johnny Clegg, Claude Goretta, Negasso Gidada, John Tate, Theo Adam, and Vladimir Etush. After him are Dick Miller, Peggy Lipton, Andrew G. Vajna, Ivan Dimitrov, Charlie Whiting, and Ric Ocasek.

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In Malaysia

Among people born in Malaysia, Ahmad Shah of Pahang ranks 18 out of 54Before him are Jimmy Choo (1948), Yusof Ishak (1910), Abdul Rahman of Negeri Sembilan (1895), Abdullah Abdul Kadir (1796), Anwar Ibrahim (1947), and James Wan (1977). After him are Iskandar of Johor (1932), Muhammad V of Kelantan (1969), Tsai Ming-liang (1957), Sirajuddin of Perlis (1943), Devan Nair (1923), and Claudia Wells (1966).

Among POLITICIANS In Malaysia

Among politicians born in Malaysia, Ahmad Shah of Pahang ranks 13Before him are Najib Razak (1953), Hussein Onn (1922), Abdullah of Pahang (1959), Yusof Ishak (1910), Abdul Rahman of Negeri Sembilan (1895), and Anwar Ibrahim (1947). After him are Iskandar of Johor (1932), Muhammad V of Kelantan (1969), Sirajuddin of Perlis (1943), Devan Nair (1923), Azlan Shah of Perak (1928), and Mizan Zainal Abidin of Terengganu (1962).