Abdul Aziz of Perak

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Abdul Aziz Shah
Sultan of Perak
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Signature of the Federation of Malaya Agreement, 1948, and the State Agreements, at King's House, Kuala Lumpur, on Wednesday 21st January, 1948. His Highness the Sultan of Perak.
Sultan of Perak
Reign 14 August 1938 – 27 March 1948
Predecessor Iskandar of Perak
Successor Yusuf Izzuddin Shah of Perak
Born (1887-11-14)14 November 1887
Teluk Anson, Perak, Federated Malay States, British Malaya
Died 26 March 1948(1948-03-26) (aged 60)
Rest House Lumut, Perak, Malaya
Burial Al-Ghufran Royal Mausoleum, Kuala Kangsar, Perak, Malaya
Spouse Raja Shah Alam Khadija binti Sultan Sir Idris Murshid
Cik Umi Kalsom binti Abdullah
House Istana Iskandariah, Bukit Chandan, Kuala Kangsar, Perak
Father Raja Muda Musa ibni Almarhum Sultan Ja'afar Safiuddin Muadzam Shah Waliullah
Mother Cik Amina binti Sheikh Muhammad Taib
Religion Sunni Islam

Sultan Abdul Aziz Al-Mutasim Billah Shah ibni Almarhum Raja Muda Musa KCMG KBE (14 November 1887 – 26 March 1948) was the 31st Sultan of Perak, a state in modern Federated Malay States.

Early life[edit]

Raja Abdul Aziz was born on 14 November 1887 at Teluk Anson, Perak. He was the son of Raja Muda Musa ibni Almarhum Sultan Ja'afar Safiuddin Muadzam Shah Waliullah.

Sultan of Perak[edit]

On 1 August 1918, he was appointed Raja Bendahara and four months later on 18 December 1918, he was appointed Raja Muda upon the passing of Sultan Abdul Jalil and resided in Teluk Anson, the place where he was born. Became the Raja Muda of Perak in 1919 during the reign of his brother-in-law, Sultan Iskandar Shah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Idris Murshidul Adzam Shah Rahmatullah. He became the 31st Sultan of Perak in 1938 succeeding Sultan Iskandar Shah.

Death[edit]

He died on 26 March 1948, aged 60, at the Rest House Lumut, Perak. He was given the posthumous title of Marhum Nik'matullah and was succeeded by Sultan Yussuf Izzuddin Shah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Abdul Jalil Karamatullah Nasiruddin Mukhtaram Shah Radziallah.

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Preceded by
Sultan Iskandar Shah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Idris Mushidul Azzam Shah Rahmatullah
Sultan of Perak
1938-1948
Succeeded by
Sultan Yussuf Izzuddin Shah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Abdul Jalil Karamatullah Nasiruddin Mukhtaram Shah Radziallah