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Famous Politicians from Bangladesh

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List of the most popular, renowned or famous politicians from Bangladesh. List includes the most notable politicians from Bangladesh, along with photos when available. This list of Bengali politicians is alphabetical, but can be sorted by any column and answers the question "what famous politicians are from Bangladesh?" You can click on the names of the famous politicians of Bangladesh in order to get more information about each one. List is made up of politicians like Motiya Chowdhury and Khaleda Zia. You can use this list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you belong to. (41 items)
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A. K. Fazlul Huq is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Dec. at 89 (1873-1962)
Abul Kasem Fazlul Huq (26 October 1872 — 27 April 1962) was a Bengali lawyer, legislator and statesman in the 20th century. Huq was a major political figure in British India and later in ...more
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A. K. Khandker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
A. K. Khandker
age 89
Abdul Karim Khandker, Bir Uttom (born 1930) is a former planning minister of the Government of Bangladesh. He is a retired diplomat and was the Deputy Chief of Staff of the Bangladesh Armed ...more
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A. Q. M. Badruddoza Chow... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
A. Q. M. Badruddoza Chowdhury
age 87
Abdul Qasim Mohammad Badruddoza Chowdhury (known as AQM Badrudozza Chowdhury; (listen); born 1 November 1932) served as the President of Bangladesh from 14 November 2001 until his resignation on ...more
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Abdul Hamid is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Abdul Hamid
age 75
Mohammad Abdul Hamid (born 1 January 1944) is the current President of Bangladesh. He was elected to his first term in April 2013, and re-elected to his current second term in 2018. Previously ...more
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Abdur Rahman Biswas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
age 93
Abdur Rahman Biswas (1 September 1926 – 3 November 2017) was a Bangladeshi politician. He was the President of Bangladesh from 1991 to 1996. Biswas represented Pakistan at the United Nations ...more
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Abdur Razzaq is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Dec. at 69 (1942-2011)
Abdur Razzaq (1 August 1942 – 23 December 2011) was a Bangladeshi politician and member of the Awami League Advisory Council. He was the Minister for Water Resources from 1996 to 2001 in the ...more
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Abdus Sattar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Dec. at 79 (1906-1985)
Abdus Sattar (1 March 1906 – 5 October 1985) was a Bangladeshi statesman. A leader of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), he served as the President of Bangladesh from 1981 to 1982, and ...more
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Abu Sadat Mohammad Sayem... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Dec. at 81 (1916-1997)
Abu Sadat Mohammad Sayem (29 March 1916 – 8 July 1997) was a Bangladeshi jurist and statesman. He was first Chief Justice of Bangladesh from 1972 to 1975. He became the President of Bangladesh ...more
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Atiur Rahman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
age 66
Atiur Rahman is a Bangladeshi economist and author, currently serving as the Governor of Bangladesh Bank, the central bank of the country.
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Delwar Hossain Sayeedi ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Delwar Hossain Sayeedi
age 79
Delwar Hossain Sayeedi is an Islamic speaker, lecturer, politician who served as a Member of the Parliament of Bangladesh from 1996 to 2008. He was convicted for committing war crimes during and ...more
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Fakhruddin Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
age 79
Fakhruddin Ahmed (born 1 May 1940) is a Bangladeshi economist, civil servant, and a former governor of the Bangladesh Bank, the country's central bank.On 12 January 2007, he was appointed as the ...more
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Ganesh Ghosh is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Ganesh Ghosh
Dec. at 94 (1900-1994)
Ganesh Ghosh (Bengali: গণেশ ঘোষ) (22 June 1900 – 16 October 1994) was a Bengali Indian independence activist, revolutionary and politician.
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Hamida Banu Shova is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Hamida Banu Shova
age 65
Hamida Banu Shova is the founder and chairperson of Queens University, Bangladesh. She established this university in 1996.
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Humayun Rashid Choudhury... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Humayun Rashid Choudhury
Dec. at 73 (1928-2001)
Humayun Rasheed Choudhury (11 November 1928 – 10 July 2001) was a Bangladeshi career diplomat and Speaker of the Bangladesh National Parliament from 1996 to 2001. He was elected president of the ...more
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Huseyn Shaheed Suhraward... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Dec. at 71 (1892-1963)
Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy (Bengali: হোসেন শহীদ সোহ্‌রাওয়ার্দী; Urdu: حسین شہید سہروردی‎; 8 September 1892 – 5 December 1963) was a Bengali politician and a lawyer who served as the fifth Prime ...more
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Hussain Muhammad Ershad ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
age 89
Hussain Muhammad Ershad (Bengali: হুসেইন মুহাম্মদ এরশাদ; 1 February 1930 – 14 July 2019) was a Bangladeshi Army Chief and politician who served as the President of Bangladesh from 1983 to 1990, ...more
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Iskander Mirza is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Dec. at 70 (1899-1969)
Sahibzada Iskander Ali Mirza (Urdu: اسکندر مرزا‎, Bengali: ইস্কান্দার মির্জা; 13 November 1899 – 13 November 1969), CIE, OSS, OBE, was a Bengali bureaucrat who served as the first President of ...more
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Junaid Ahmed Palak is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Junaid Ahmed Palak
age 39
Zunaid Ahmed Palak is a Bangladeshi lawyer and politician from the Bangladesh Awami League Party and a member of the Parliamentary Treasury Bench. He is the youngest Member of Parliament in the ...more
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Khaleda Zia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
age 74
Khaleda Zia (IPA: kʰaled̪a dʒia; born Khaleda Khanam Putul in 1945) is a Bangladeshi politician who served as the Prime Minister of Bangladesh from 1991 to 1996, and again from 2001 to 2006. She ...more
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Khawaja Nazimuddin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Dec. at 70 (1894-1964)
Sir Khawaja Nazimuddin (Urdu: خواجہ ناظِمُ الدّین‎; Bengali: খাজা নাজিমুদ্দীন; 19 July 1894 – 22 October 1964), KCIE, CIE, was a Pakistani politician, conservative figure, and one of the leading ...more
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Khondaker Mostaq Ahmad ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Dec. at 78 (1918-1996)
Khondaker Mostaq Ahmad (also spelled Khandakar Mushtaq Ahmed; c. 1918 – 5 March 1996) was a Bangladeshi politician who served as the President of Bangladesh from 15 August to 6 November 1975, ...more
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Latifur Rahman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Latifur Rahman
age 83
Latifur Rahman (1 March 1936 – 6 June 2017) was the 10th Chief Justice and the 2nd Chief Adviser of Bangladesh.
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Manikuntala Sen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Manikuntala Sen
Dec. at 76 (1911-1987)
Manikuntala Sen (Bengali: মণিকুন্তলা সেন; c. 1911–1987) was one of the first women to be active in the Communist Party of India. She is best known for her Bengali-language memoir Shediner Kotha ...more
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Matia Chowdhury is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Matia Chowdhury
age 77
Matia Chowdhury (born 30 June 1942) is a Bangladeshi politician, and the incumbent Member of Parliament from Sherpur-2. She is a presidium member of Bangladesh Awami League, and was the Minister ...more
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Mizanur Rahman Chowdhury... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from Bangladesh
Mizanur Rahman Chowdhury
Dec. at 78 (1928-2006)
Mizanur Rahman Chowdhury (Bengali: মিজানুর রহমান চৌধুরী; 19 October 1928 – 2 February 2006) was a Bengali politician, most notable for serving as Prime Minister of Bangladesh from 9 July 1986, ...more