Frequent question: How many times Mahathir became prime minister of Malaysia?

Mahathir bin Mohamad (Jawi: محضير بن محمد‎, IPA: [mahaðɪ(r) mohamad]; born 10 July 1925) is a Malaysian politician, statesman, author, and doctor who served as the 4th and 7th Prime Minister of Malaysia from July 1981 to October 2003 and again from May 2018 to March 2020.

Who is Mahathir father?

Where is Mahathir from?

Is Mahathir a doctor?

After graduating with an MBBS medical degree, Mahathir worked as a physician in government service before marrying Siti Hasmah in 1956, returning to Alor Setar the following year to set up his own practice. He was the town’s first Malay physician and a successful one.

Who is the oldest prime minister in the world?

10 oldest serving state leaders

Rank Name Age
1 Elizabeth II 95 years, 100 days
2 Paul Biya 88 years, 167 days
3 Michel Aoun 87 years, 303 days
4 Mahmoud Abbas 85 years, 257 days

Who is current Malaysia prime minister?

Who is Malaysia first prime minister?

After the formation of Malaysia on 16 September 1963, Tunku Abdul Rahman, the chief minister of the Federation of Malaya, became the first prime minister of Malaysia.

Who is the king of Malaysia?

What was Malaysia before?

Malaya was restructured as the Federation of Malaya in 1948 and achieved independence on 31 August 1957. Malaya united with North Borneo, Sarawak, and Singapore on 16 September 1963 to become Malaysia.

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