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List of famous politicians from Afghanistan, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of popular Afghan politicians includes members of the government who are either active or inactive, some of who might even now be dead. These are some of the most well-known Afghan politicians of all time, so if you're a native of Afghanistan and want to work for your country then these are the people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular politician from Afghanistan, then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list includes Ayub Shah Durrani, Shukria Barakzai and more.

You can click on the names of these renowned politicians of Afghanistan in order to get more information about each one.

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Abdul Rahim Hatef is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Abdul Rahim Hatef Died at 87 (1926-2013)

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Abdul Rahman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Abdul Rahman Died at 49 (1953-2002)

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Abdul Sabur Farid Kohistani is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Abdul Sabur Farid Kohistani Died at 55 (1952-2007)

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Abdullah Abdullah is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Abdur Rahman Khan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Abdur Rahman Khan Died at 57 (1844-1901)

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Ahmad Shah Durrani is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Ahmad Shah Durrani Died at 51 (1722-1773)

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Ali Shah Durrani is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Amānullāh Khān is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Amānullāh Khān Died at 68 (1892-1960)

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Amrullah Saleh is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Ayub Shah Durrani is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Azra Jafari is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Azra Jafari age 38

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Babrak Karmal is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Babrak Karmal Died at 67 (1929-1996)

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Burhanuddin Rabbani is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Burhanuddin Rabbani Died at 71 (1940-2011)

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Daud Arsala is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Daud Arsala age 52

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Dost Mohammad Khan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Dost Mohammad Khan Died at 70 (1793-1863)

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General Khodaidad is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Habibullah Khan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Habibullah Khan Died at 47 (1872-1919)

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Hafizullah Amin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Hafizullah Amin Died at 50 (1929-1979)

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Hamid Karzai is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Hamid Karzai age 60

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Hedayat Amin Arsala is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Inayatullah Khan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Inayatullah Khan Died at 58 (1888-1946)

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Karim Khalili is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Karim Khalili age 67

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Mahmud Shah Durrani is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mahmud Shah Durrani Died at 60 (1769-1829)

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Mahmud Tarzi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mahmud Tarzi Died at 68 (1865-1933)

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Malalai Joya is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Malalai Joya age 39

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Mohammad Golab Mangal is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Mohammad Mohaqiq is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Mohammad Najibullah is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mohammad Najibullah Died at 49 (1947-1996)

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Mohammad Rabbani is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mohammad Rabbani Died at 46 (1955-2001)

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Mohammad Yaqub Khan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mohammad Yaqub Khan Died at 74 (1849-1923)

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Mohammed Daoud Khan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mohammed Daoud Khan Died at 69 (1909-1978)

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Mohammed Fahim is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mohammed Fahim Died at 57 (1957-2014)

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Mohammed Nadir Shah is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mohammed Nadir Shah Died at 50 (1883-1933)

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Mohammed Omar is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mohammed Omar age 58

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Mohammed Zahir Shah is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Mohammed Zahir Shah Died at 93 (1914-2007)

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Nasrullah Baryalai Arsalai is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Nur Muhammad Taraki is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Nur Muhammad Taraki Died at 62 (1917-1979)

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Rangin Dadfar Spanta is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Said Mohammad Ali Jawid is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Sarwar Danish is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Sarwar Danish age 66

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Sayed Mustafa Kazemi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Sayed Mustafa Kazemi Died at 48 (1959-2007)

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Shah Shujah Durrani is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Shah Shujah Durrani Died at 57 (1785-1842)

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Sher Ali Khan is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Sher Ali Khan Died at 54 (1825-1879)

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Shukria Barakzai is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Sibghatullah Mojaddedi is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Sima Samar is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Sima Samar age 60

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Sulaiman Layeq is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Timur Shah Durrani is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Timur Shah Durrani Died at 45 (1748-1793)

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Zalmai Rassoul is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan

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Zaman Shah Durrani is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Politicians from Afghanistan
Zaman Shah Durrani Died at 74 (1770-1844)