Abdur Rahman Khan, Amir of Afghanistan

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Emir Abdur Rahman Khan

Birthplace: Kabul, Kabul, Kabul, Afghanistan
Death: October 01, 1901 (56-65)
Kabul, Kabul, Kabul, Afghanistan
Place of Burial: Kabul, Kabul, Kabul, Afghanistan
Immediate Family:

Son of Emir Mohammad Afzal Khan
Husband of Asal Khan
Father of Habibu'llah Khan (King Habibullah I) and Nasrullah Khan

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About Abdur Rahman Khan, Amir of Afghanistan

Abdur Rahman Khan (Pashto: عبد رحمان خان‎) (between 1830 to 1844 – October 1, 1901) was Emir of Afghanistan from 1880 to 1901. He was the third son of Mohammad Afzal Khan, and grandson of Dost Mohammad Khan.

Abdur Rahman Khan was considered a strong ruler who re-established the writ of the Afghan government after the disarray that followed the second Anglo-Afghan war. He became known as The Iron Amir after defeating a number of rebellions by various tribes who were led by his relatives. . . . Continued


  • • Knight Grand Commander of the Order of the Star of India (GCSI) – 1885
  • • Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath (GCB)- 1893

Pashtun colonization of northern Afghanistan

Pashtun clue to lost tribes of Israel


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Abdur Rahman Khan, Amir of Afghanistan's Timeline

Kabul, Kabul, Kabul, Afghanistan
June 3, 1872
Samarkand, Samarkand District, Samarkand Province, Uzbekistan
October 1, 1901
Age 61
Kabul, Kabul, Kabul, Afghanistan
Age 61
Kabul, Kabul, Kabul, Afghanistan