Pakistani politician who was the country's ninth Prime Minister and fourth President. He was known for his recognition of Bangladesh and for signing the Simla Agreement with India.
He developed a passion for socialism while studying at Berkeley.
He founded and was chairman of the Pakistan Peoples Party until he was executed in 1979 for allegedly for authorising the murder of a political opponent.
His daughter, Benazir Bhutto, became the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan.
He founded the Pakistani People's Party, which has seen both his daughter and Yousaf Raza Gillani serve as Prime Minister of Pakistan.