Iskander Mirza

Pakistani general, civil servant and first President of Pakistan (1899-1969)

Major-General Iskander Ali Mirza, CIE, OBE, or Iskander Mirza (Urdu: اسکندر مرزا‎, November 13, 1899November 12, 1969) was the last Governor-General of the Dominion of Pakistan (October 6, 1955 to March 23, 1956) and the first President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (March 23, 1956 to October 27, 1958).

Iskander Ali Mirza
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1st President of Pakistan
In office
March 23, 1956 – October 27, 1958
Succeeded byAyub Khan
Personal details
BornNovember 13, 1899
Murshidabad, British Raj
DiedNovember 12, 1969(1969-11-12) (aged 69)
London, UK
Political partyRepublican PartghYDTfvxhj\ y
Spouse(s)Rifa'at Begum
Naheed Begum
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