The Library of Congress > LCCN Permalink

View this record in:  MARCXML | LC Authorities & Vocabularies | VIAF (Virtual International Authority File)External Link

Ẓāhir Shāh, King of Afghanistan, 1914-2007

LC control no.n 2003069136
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingẒāhir Shāh, King of Afghanistan, 1914-2007
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities  or the  LC Catalog
Variant(s)Ẓāhir, Muḥammad, 1914-2007
Zahir, Mohammad, 1914-2007
Muḥammad Ẓāhir, King of Afghanistan, 1914-2007
Mohammad Zahir, King of Afghanistan, 1914-2007
Mohammad Zahir Shah, King of Afghanistan, 1914-2007
ظاهر شاه
Birth date19141015
Death date20070723
Profession or occupationKing
Special noteMachine-derived non-Latin script reference project.
Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.
Found inẒāhir Shāh da gaz̤āwat pah talah kṣhe, 1985: t.p. (Ẓāhir Shāh)
EI2: v. 1, p. 232 (Muḥammad Ẓāhir; proclaimed successor when King Nādir Shāh was assassinated Nov. 1933; b. 1914)
Oxford encycl. of the modern Islamic world, 1995: v. 1, p. 29 (King Zāhir Shāh; reigned 1933-1973)
Encycl. Brit. macro, 1992: v. 13, p. 34 (Mohammad Zahir Shah; reigned 1933-1973)
OCLC, Feb. 23, 2005 (hdg.: Mohammad Zahir, King of Afghanistan)
New York times WWW site, July 23, 2007 (Mohammad Zahir Shah; b. Oct. 15, 1914; d. Monday [July 23, 2007], Kabul, aged 92; last king of Afghanistan, who returned from three decades of exile to bless his war-battered country's fragile course toward democracy)