Often blanched by political instability, turbulent history and continuous hostility and conflicts with India, Pakistan has more to itself than what the world sees. The country is home to world’s largest mosque, tallest cliff, unlimited natural resources, greatest irrigation system and biggest mountain face. That apart, topographically, it boasts of rich cultural heritage and fascinating natural beauty. Ever since its independence, Pakistan has been suffering from political instability but in such extreme circumstances, there have been leaders who have helped Pakistan become one amongst the developing nations of the world. And any discussion regarding Pakistani leader cannot start without the mention of Mohammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan. Some other eminent Pakistani leaders who helped the country gain prominence in the world platform include Liaqat Ali Khan, Khawaja Nazimuddin, Ayub Khan, Asif Ali Zardari, Pervez Musharraf, Benazir Bhutto or current Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. At various junctures, these Pakistani leaders helped the country not just surface from its problems but steep high up, politically, socially, economically and militarily. Also, it was under the leadership of these elite leaders that Pakistan became a strong nation and developed close international ties with leading countries of the world. Know more about the life and works of famous Pakistani leaders with this section.
Imran KhanImran Khan

05 October 1952

Muhammad Ali JinnahMuhammad Ali Jinnah

25 December 1876

Benazir BhuttoBenazir Bhutto

21 June 1953

Zulfikar Ali BhuttoZulfikar Ali Bhutto

05 January 1928

Pervez MusharrafPervez Musharraf

11 August 1943

Nawaz SharifNawaz Sharif

25 December 1949

Liaquat Ali KhanLiaquat Ali Khan

01 October 1895

Asif Ali ZardariAsif Ali Zardari

26 July 1955

Fatima JinnahFatima Jinnah

31 July 1893

Abdul Sattar EdhiAbdul Sattar Edhi

01 January 1928

Iskander MirzaIskander Mirza

15 November 1899

Khan Abdul Ghaffar KhanKhan Abdul Ghaffar Khan

06 February 1890

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Shaukat AzizShaukat Aziz

06 March 1949

Khawaja NazimuddinKhawaja Nazimuddin

19 July 1894

Altaf HussainAltaf Hussain

17 September 1953

Muhammad Ali BograMuhammad Ali Bogra

19 October 1909

Muhammad Zia-ul-HaqMuhammad Zia-ul-Haq

12 August 1924

Hina Rabbani KharHina Rabbani Khar

19 November 1977

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Prince Aly KhanPrince Aly Khan

13 June 1911

Hafiz Muhammad SaeedHafiz Muhammad Saeed

10 March 1950

Bilawal Bhutto ZardariBilawal Bhutto Zardari

21 September 1988

Salmaan TaseerSalmaan Taseer

31 May 1944

Yahya KhanYahya Khan

04 February 1917

Maryam NawazMaryam Nawaz

28 October 1973

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Aamir Liaquat HussainAamir Liaquat Hussain

05 July 1971

Humayun SaeedHumayun Saeed

27 July 1971

Shah Mehmood QureshiShah Mehmood Qureshi

22 June 1956

Israr AhmedIsrar Ahmed

26 April 1932

Murtaza BhuttoMurtaza Bhutto

18 September 1954

Jogendra Nath MandalJogendra Nath Mandal

29 January 1904

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Yousaf Raza GillaniYousaf Raza Gillani

09 June 1952

Huseyn Shaheed SuhrawardyHuseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy

08 September 1892

Mamnoon HussainMamnoon Hussain

23 December 1940

Ishaq DarIshaq Dar

13 May 1950

Malik Ghulam MuhammadMalik Ghulam Muhammad

20 April 1895

Tikka KhanTikka Khan

07 July 1915

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Akbar BugtiAkbar Bugti

12 July 1927

Choudhry Rahmat AliChoudhry Rahmat Ali

16 November 1897

Ashfaq Parvez KayaniAshfaq Parvez Kayani

20 April 1952

Shahnawaz BhuttoShahnawaz Bhutto

21 November 1958

Asma JahangirAsma Jahangir

27 January 1952

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto

1888 AD

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Ghulam Ishaq KhanGhulam Ishaq Khan

20 January 1915

Marvi MemonMarvi Memon

21 August 1972

Muhammad Mian SoomroMuhammad Mian Soomro

19 August 1950

Ghulam Mustafa KharGhulam Mustafa Khar

1937 AD

Muhammad Zafarullah KhanMuhammad Zafarullah Khan

06 February 1893

Muhammad Rafiq TararMuhammad Rafiq Tarar

02 November 1929

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Farooq LeghariFarooq Leghari

29 May 1940

Baitullah MehsudBaitullah Mehsud

1974 AD

Wasim SajjadWasim Sajjad

30 March 1941

Amir Abdullah Khan NiaziAmir Abdullah Khan Niazi

1915 AD

Ayub KhanAyub Khan

14 May 1907

Fazal Ilahi ChaudhryFazal Ilahi Chaudhry

01 January 1904

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Khawaja Muhammad AsifKhawaja Muhammad Asif

09 August 1949

Kalsoom Nawaz SharifKalsoom Nawaz Sharif

1950 AD

Syed Mustafa KamalSyed Mustafa Kamal

27 December 1971

Khurshid Mahmud KasuriKhurshid Mahmud Kasuri

19 June 1941

Mubarak Ali GilaniMubarak Ali Gilani
Ameen FaheemAmeen Faheem

04 August 1939

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Nisar Ali KhanNisar Ali Khan

31 July 1954

Abdul Aziz GhaziAbdul Aziz Ghazi

1960 AD

Shaikh Rasheed AhmadShaikh Rasheed Ahmad

06 November 1950