Tunku Abdul Rahman

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Birthday
8, 1903
Birthplace
Alor Setar, Malaysia
Death Date
Dec 6, 1990 (87)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
8, 1903
Birthplace
Alor Setar, Malaysia
Death Date
Dec 6, 1990 (87)

About

Politician who served as the First Prime Minister of Malaysia from 1957 to 1970.

Before Fame

He and his siblings suffered from both cholera and malaria as children and he received a scholarship to Cambridge University and traveled to England at the age of sixteen.

Trivia

He declared an independent Malaysia in front of thousands at the 'Stadium Merdeka' on August 31st 1957 and he helped choose it's first national anthem "Negaraku".

Family Life

He was married four or more times (many of his weddings were secret), and had eight children.

Associated With

Like him Mahathir Mohammad was a Malaysian Prime Minister (the fourth), who was in office from 1981 to 2003.