List of state leaders in 1926

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This is a list of heads of state, government leaders, and other rulers in the year 1926.

Africa[edit]

Asia[edit]

Oceania[edit]

Europe[edit]

North America[edit]

South America[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Egypt only became independent in 1922.
  2. ^ The ruler's title changed from Emir of Afghanistan to King of Afghanistan on 9 June 1926.
  3. ^ a b c Ibn Saud was Emir of Nejd and Hasa between 1902 and 1921, Sultan of Nejd between 1921 and 1927, King of Nejd between 1927 and 1932 additionally King of Hejaz between 1926 and 1932 (collectively referred to as King of Nejd and Hejaz), and King of Saudi Arabia from 1932.
  4. ^ The title of the Yemeni monarch changed from Imam to King on 2 September 1926.
  5. ^ Yemen only became independent in 1918.
  6. ^ Ahmet Zogu ruled as King of the Albanians from 1928.
  7. ^ a b c In exile between 1940 and 1945.
  8. ^ Kalinin was head of state of Russia (Chairman of the Central Executive Committee of the All-Russian Congress of Soviets) from 1919 to 1938, and head of state of the Soviet Union from 1922 to 1946.
  9. ^ The seven member Swiss Federal Council is the collective head of state and the government of Switzerland. Within the Council, the President of the Swiss Confederation serves solely in a primus inter pares capacity for one year.