List of Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Malacca
The Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Malacca (Malay: Yang di-Pertua Negeri Melaka, also known as the Governor of Malacca) is the ceremonial head of state of the Malaysian state of Malacca. He is appointed by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong on the advice of the Chief Minister of Malacca. The Yang di-Pertua Negeri is styled Tuan Yang Terutama (T.Y.T.), or His Excellency.
The Yang di-Pertua Negeri's roles include conferring state honours, dissolving the state assembly and appointing the Chief Minister. He also serves as Malacca's representative in the Conference of Rulers.
List of Yang di-Pertua Negeri
The following is the list of Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Malacca:
|#||Yang di-Pertua Negeri||Took office||Left office|
|1||Leong Yew Koh||August 31, 1957||August 31, 1963|
|2||Abdul Malek Yusuf||August 31, 1963||August 30, 1971|
|3||Abdul Aziz Abdul Majid||August 31, 1971||May 9, 1975|
|4||Syed Zahiruddin Syed Hassan||May 25, 1975||November 30, 1984|
|5||Syed Ahmad Syed Mahmud Shahabudin||December 4, 1984||June 3, 2004|
|6||Mohd Khalil Yaakob||June 4, 2004||present|
- "Peranan Tuan Yang Terutama Yang di-Pertua Negeri Melaka" (in Malay). Retrieved 2011-04-13.
- "TYT Yang di-Pertua Negeri Melaka" (in Malay). Malacca State Government. Retrieved 2011-04-13.
- Pejabat TYT Yang di-Pertua Negeri Melaka Official website (Malay)