Mohammed Zahir Shah

Mohammed Zahir Shah bio

Birth Name: Mohammed Zahir Shah

Occupation: King

Place Of Birth: Afghanistan

Date Of Birth: October 15, 1914

Date Of Death: July 23, 2007

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Pakistani

Mohammed Zahir Shah was born on the 15th of October, 1914. He was best known for being a King. The final King of Afghanistan, he reigned from 1933 until 1973. After the monarchy fell to an early 1970s coup orchestrated by his cousin, Mohammed Daoud Khan, he was exiled from his native country for nearly thirty years.

Mohammed Zahir Shah was born in Afghanistan. During his young adulthood years, he studied in France at both the University of Montpellier and the Pasteur Institute. Before his twentieth birthday, he became Shah following his father’s assassination. While in exile in Italy, he survived a 1991 assassination attempt.

Mohammed Zahir Shah was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Mohammed Zahir Shah is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Mohammed Zahir Shah was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Mohammed Zahir Shah
NICKNAME: Mohammed
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Mohammed Zahir Shah was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Mohammed Zahir Shah was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Mohammed Zahir Shah had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Mohammed Zahir Shah’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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