Shahbaz Sharif

Pakistani Politician

Mian Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif is politician of Pakistan. He is the brother of Nawaz Sharif, former Prime Minister of Pakistan. He is the chief minister of Pakistan's most populous province Punjab since 2008. Previously, he held this position from 1997 to 1999, when Pervez Musharraf toppled the government in "coup d'etat". He, along with his entire family, was sent to exile to Saudi Arabi. The entire family returned back to Pakistan in 2007.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Shahbaz Sharif.


1950 Birth Born in 1950.


1973 23 Years Old Mian Shahbaz Sharif is the second son of Mian Muhammad Sharif. He is a joint owner of Ittefaq Group. He played a vital role in the success of Ittefaq Group. In 1973, Shahbaz Sharif's married his first wife, Nusrat Shahbaz.


1993 43 Years Old In 1993, Shahbaz Sharif married his second wife, Aaliya Honey. … Read More
1999 49 Years Old He was considered a strict and demanding administrator as the chief minister of Punjab. He received some criticism because he took charge of the office when his brother was the Prime Minister of Pakistan He was ousted along with his brother in the 1999 military coup, which brought Pervez Musharraf to power. … Read More


2002 52 Years Old Mian Shahbaz Sharif was elected President of PML (N) on 3 August 2002 while in exile in Saudi Arabia.
2006 56 Years Old He was re-elected President of PML(N) for a second term on 2 August 2006.
In August 2007, Supreme Court of Pakistan gave its verdict which allowed Nawaz Sharif to return to Pakistan.
2008 58 Years Old 1 More Event
Sharif was not allowed to participate in the 2008 elections because of allegations against him. … Read More
2009 59 Years Old His second term as Chief Minister lasted until 25 February 2009, when a three-member bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan, headed by Justice Moosa K. Leghari, declared him ineligible to contest elections, took away his seat in the Punjab Assembly, and thereby removed him from office. … Read More


He also married a beautiful young bureaucrat, Kulsume Hai, in May, 2012.
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