Hamdan Sheikh Tahir

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search


Hamdan Sheikh Tahir
6th Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Penang
In office
1 May 1989 – 30 April 2001
Preceded byAwang Hassan
Succeeded byAbdul Rahman Abbas
Personal details
Born(1921-04-27)27 April 1921
Kuala Kangsar, Perak, Federated Malay States
Died20 January 2005(2005-01-20) (aged 83)
George Town, Penang, Malaysia
ParentsSheikh Tahir Jalaluddin

Tun Hamdan bin Sheikh Tahir (27 April 1921 – 20 January 2005)[1] was the Yang di-Pertua Negeri (literally "head of state") of Penang, Malaysia from 1989 to 2001.[2][3]

Honours[edit]

Honour of Penang[edit]

Honours of Malaysia[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.rulers.org/indexh1.html
  2. ^ Tribute to a great teacher
  3. ^ "Honorary President Malaysia passed away". International Life Saving Federation. 16 February 2005. Archived from the original on 6 April 2012. Retrieved 20 October 2011.
  4. ^ "Semakan Penerima Darjah Kebesaran, Bintang dan Pingat".
  5. ^ "Semakan Penerima Darjah Kebesaran, Bintang dan Pingat".
  6. ^ "Senarai Penuh Penerima Darjah Kebesaran, Bintang dan Pingat Persekutuan Tahun 1989" (PDF).
Preceded by
Awang Hassan
Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Penang
1989–2001
Succeeded by
Abdul Rahman Abbas