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Famous Politicians from Pakistan

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List of famous politicians from Pakistan, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of popular Pakistani 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 Pakistani politicians of all time, so if you're a native of Pakistan 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 Pakistan, then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Hamid Nasir Chattha and S. A. Rahman are only the beginning of the politicians on this list.

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A. K. Fazlul Huq is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 89 (1873-1962)
Abul Kasem Fazlul Huq; popular with the title Sher-e-Bangla, was the first elected Prime Minister of Bengal under British rule. A distinguished lawyer and advocate, he served as General ...more
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Abdul Aziz Ghazi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Abdul Aziz Ghazi
Abdul Aziz is a Pakistani cleric and Khateeb in the central mosque of Islamabad known as Lal Masjid, which was the site of a siege in 2007 with the Pakistani army. On 4 July 2007, he was ...more
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Abdul Hafiz Pirzada is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Abdul Hafiz Pirzada, Senior Advocate Supreme Court, is one of the premier lawyers of Pakistan. Pirzada, a lawmaker and legal expert, is one of the founding members of Pakistan Peoples Party, a ...more
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Abdul Jabbar Khan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 82 (1902-1984)
Justice Abdul Jabbar Khan was the 6th Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan. He was Preceded by Fazlul Qadir Chaudhry.
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Abdul Qayyum Khan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 80 (1901-1981)
Abdul Qayyum Khan was a major figure in Pakistan politics, in particular in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province where he served as deputy speaker, Chief Minister and Minister in the Central ...more
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Abdul Quayyum Khan Kundi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Abdul Quayyum Khan Kundi age 53
Abdul Quayyum Khan Kundi is a Pakistani businessman and political activist. He was elected as president of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce-USA in 2010. He is the founder and chief executive officer ...more
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Abdul Rashid is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 92 (1889-1981)
Sir Abdul Rashid, Kt, KCSI, was a first Chief Justice of Pakistan, legal philosopher, one of the founding fathers of Pakistan, and a jurist.
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Abdul Raziq Bugti is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 55 (1952-2007)
Abdul Raziq Bugti was a Pakistani politician.
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Abdur Rab Nishtar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 59 (1899-1958)
Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar was a Muslim League stalwart, Pakistan movement activist and later Pakistani politician.
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Abul A'la Maududi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 76 (1903-1979)
Abul Ala Maududi, was a South Asian scholar, philosopher, journalist, Islamist and Imam. He was one of the most influential Muslim scholars and imams of the 20th-century. His numerous works were ...more
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Aftab Ahmad Sherpao is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
age 75
Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao is the head of Qaumi Watan Party, and was the 35th Federal Interior Minister of Pakistan. Prior to this assignment he was working as the Federal Minister for Water and ...more
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Aftab Ghulam Nabi Kazi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
age 100
Aftab Ghulam Nabi Kazi SPk, SK, was a Pakistani statesman during the Cold war and during the post cold war. Kazi was born in Sindh, Bombay Presidency in 1919 to an educationist family of ...more
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Agha Shahi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 86 (1920-2006)
Agha Shahi, NI, was a Pakistani career Foreign service officer who was the leading civilian figure in the military government of former President General Zia-ul-Haq from 1977 to 1982. A diplomat ...more
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Ahmed Hussain A. Kazi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 87 (1920-2007)
Ahmed Hussain A. Kazi T.Pk was a prominent civil servant of Pakistan and senior advocate of the Pakistan Supreme Court, who shaped the internal revenue, economic and industrialization policies ...more
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Aitzaz Ahsan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
age 74
Chaudhry Aitzaz Ahsan is a Pakistani barrister, veteran activist-politician, constitutional theorist and a left-wing statesman who serves as the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate of ...more
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Ajmal Mian is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
age 85
Ajmal Mian was Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan from December 23, 1997 to June 30, 1999.
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Akbar Bugti is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 79 (1927-2006)
Nawab Akbar Shahbaz Khan Bugti was the Tumandar of the Bugti tribe of Baloch people who served as the Minister of State for Interior and Governor of Balochistan Province in Pakistan. Bugti was ...more
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Akhtar Chaudhry is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
age 58
Haque Nawaz Akhtar Chaudhry is a Pakistani-Norwegian politician for the Socialist Left Party and 4th Vice President of the Norwegian parliament. Chaudhry came to Norway from Pakistan in 1982. He ...more
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Akram Zaki is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
age 88
Akram Zaki is a Pakistani politician. He has held the role of senior leader of the Pakistan Muslim League and chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs. Zaki also served as ...more
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Alauddin Masood is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
age 80
Alauddin Masood is an author, columnist, educationalist and former bureaucrat of Pakistan. He retired in January 2001 from the post of Director-General / Joint Secretary, Senate Secretariat.
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Ali Jan Aurakzai is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Ali Jan Aurakzai age 72
Lieutenant-General Ali Muhammad Jan Aurakzai, is a retired three-star rank general officer in the Pakistan Army who served as the Corps Commander of XI Corps and the principle commander of the ...more
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Altaf Hussain is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
age 66
Altaf Hussain is a Pakistani politician living in exile as a naturalised citizen in the United Kingdom. He is the leader and founder of the Karachi-based political party, Muttahida Qaumi ...more
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Alvin Robert Cornelius is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Dec. at 88 (1903-1991)
Chief Justice Alvin "Bobby" Robert Cornelius, HPk, was the Pakistani jurist, legal philosopher and judge, serving as the 4th Chief Justice of Pakistan from 1960 until 1968. Cornelius ...more
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Amna Buttar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
age 57
Amna Buttar in Minhas Buttar jat family she is a Pakistani Medical Doctor and a Member of Provincial Assembly of the Punjab.
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Asfandyar Wali Khan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from Pakistan
Asfandyar Wali Khan age 70
Asfandyar Wali Khan is a Pakistani politician. A democratic socialist, he is President of the Awami National Party in Pakistan. His father, Khan Abdul Wali Khan, was the party's first President. ...more