Category:Mohammed Daoud Khan

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English: Mohammed Daoud (Daud) Khan or Muḥammad Dāwud Ḫān, was an Afghan prince and politician who overthrew the monarchy of his first cousin Mohammed Zahir Shah and became the first President of Afghanistan from 1973 until his assassination in 1978.

Mohammed Daoud Khan 
politician, first President of Afghanistan (1973-1978)
Date of birth 18 July 1909
Date of death 28 April 1978
Manner of death
  • homicide
Country of citizenship
  • Kingdom of Afghanistan
  • Republic of Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
Member of political party
  • National Revolutionary Party of Afghanistan
Position held
  • President of Afghanistan (17 July 1973, Abdul Qadir Dagarwal, 27 April 1978)
  • Prime Minister of Afghanistan (Shah Mahmud Khan, 7 September 1953, Mohammad Yusuf, 10 March 1963)
  • Zamina Begum
Authority control
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