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King Zog

King ZogAKA Ahmet Muhtar Bey Zogolli

Born: 8-Oct-1895
Birthplace: Castle Burgajet, Albania
Died: 9-Apr-1961
Location of death: Suresnes, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Cause of death: Illness
Remains: Buried, Cimetière de Thiais, Thiais, France

Gender: Male
Religion: Muslim
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Royalty

Nationality: Albania
Executive summary: King of Albania

Military service: Chief of Albanian Military (1921-22), Field Marshal (1928-39)

Father: Xhemal Pasha Zogolli (feudal governor, b. 1860, d. 1911)
Mother: Sadijé Toptani (Queen Mother, b. 28-Aug-1876, d. 25-Nov-1934)
Brother: Prince Xhelal Bey Zogu (b. 14-May-1881, d. 1944)
Sister: Princess Adilé Zogu (b. 25-Feb-1894, d. 1966)
Sister: Princess Nafijé Zogu (b. 12-Sep-1900, d. 21-Mar-1955)
Sister: Princess Senijé Zogu (b. 15-Nov-1908, d. 15-Apr-1969)
Sister: Princess Myzejen Zogu (b. 10-Nov-1909, d. 10-Apr-1969)
Sister: Princess Ruhijé Zogu (b. 23-Dec-1910, d. 10-Apr-1969)
Sister: Princess Maxhildé Zogu (b. 8-Oct-1911, d. 12-Oct-1969)
Wife: Countess Geraldine de Nagy-Apponyi (Queen, b. 6-Aug-1915, m. Apr-1938, d. 2002)
Son: King Leka I Zogu (b. 5-Apr-1939)

    University: Galatasaray College, Istanbul

    King of Albania (1-Sep-1928 to 8-Apr-1939)
    President of Albania (13-Jan-1925 to 1-Sep-1928)
    Prime Minister of Albania (6-Jan-1925 to 30-Jan-1925)
    Prime Minister of Albania (4-Dec-1922 to 5-Mar-1924)
    Albanian Minister Interior (1921-24)
    Albanian Minister Interior (Mar-1920 to Nov-1920)
    The Muslim Brotherhood Egypt (1948-51)
    Assassination Attempt 23-Feb-1924
    Shot 23-Feb-1924
    Exiled Jun-1924 to Yugoslavia
    Assassination Attempt Vienna, Austria (20-Feb-1931)
    Exiled 7-Apr-1939 to Greece
    Assassination Attempt (over 50)
    Exhumed Nov-2012
    Albanian Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Smoking

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