List of Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Penang
The Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Penang (Malay: Yang di-Pertua Negeri Pulau Pinang, also known as the Supreme Head of the State) is the ceremonial head of state of the Malaysian state of Penang. He is appointed by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong on the advice of the Chief Minister of Penang. The Yang di-Pertua Negeri is styled Tuan Yang Terutama (T.Y.T.), or His Excellency.
List of Yang di-Pertua Negeri
The following is the list of Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Penang:
|№||Yang di-Pertua Negeri||Term of office|
|Took office||Left office||Days|
|1||Raja Uda Raja Muhammad||31 August 1957||30 August 1967||3651|
|2||Syed Sheh Shahabudin||31 August 1967||31 January 1969||519|
|3||Syed Sheh Hassan Barakbah||5 February 1969||5 February 1975||2191|
|4||Sardon Haji Jubir||5 February 1975||1 May 1981||2277|
|5||Awang bin Hassan||1 May 1981||1 May 1989||2922|
|6||Hamdan Sheikh Tahir||1 May 1989||1 May 2001||4383|
|7||Abdul Rahman Abbas||1 May 2001||present||5206|
- "Malaysia: States". Rulers. Retrieved 13 April 2011.
- TYT Yang di-Pertua Negeri Pulau Pinang at the Penang State Government (Malay)