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Al-Kuwayt
1962-1990, 1991-
 
 
125 BC - 166 AD           Kingdom Characene
1534 - 1914               Part of Ottoman Empire
1538                      Part of Basra province of Iraq
1752                      Al Sabah dynasty founds Kuwait
03 Nov 1914 - 19 Jun 1961 British Protectorate
25 Jun 1961 - 20 Mar 1991 Claimed by Iraq
02 Aug 1990               Occupied by Iraq
07 Aug 1990               Republic of Kuwait
09 Aug 1990 - 26 Feb 1991 Annexed by Iraq
26 Feb 1991               Independence restored
 
Kings of Characene
125-110 Hyspaosines
110-90 Apodacos
90-61 Tiraios I Euergetes
61-44 Tiraios II Soter Euergetes
44-40 Attambelos I Soter Euergetes
40-30 Theonesios
30-12 Attambelos II
12-21 Abinerglos I Soter
21-51 Adinnerglos Soter
51-53 Theonesios II Soter
53-60 Attambelos III Soter Euergetes
60-100 Artabazos
100-109 Attambelos IV
109-116 Theonesios III
116-135 Attambelos V
149-166 Obadia Phrataphern
260-266 Mihrshah
Emires
1752 - 1758               Al-Sabah, Sabah I ......................... 1692-1762
       1758 - 03 May 1814 Al-Sabah, Abdullah I ...................... 1740-1815
03 May 1814 - 1859        Al-Sabah, Jabir I ......................... 1770-1859
       1859 -    Nov 1866 Al-Sabah, Sabah II ........................ 1784-1810
   Nov 1866 -    May 1892 Al-Sabah, Abdullah II ..................... 1814-1892
   May 1892 - 17 May 1896 Al-Sabah, Muhummed ........................1831-1896
17 May 1896 - 29 Nov 1915 Al-Sabah, Al Sabah ........................1837-1915
29 Nov 1915 - 05 Feb 1917 Al-Sabah, Jabir II ........................ 1860-1917
05 Feb 1917 - 27 Feb 1921 Al-Sabah, Salim ........................... 1864-1921
27 Feb 1921 - 29 Jan 1950 Al-Sabah, Ahmad ........................... 1885-1950
29 Jan 1950 - 24 Nov 1965 Al-Sabah, Abdullah III .................... 1895-1965
24 Nov 1965 - 31 Dec 1977 Al-Sabah, Sabah III ....................... 1913-1977
31 Dec 1977 - 02 Aug 1990 Al-Sabah, Jarbir III ...................... 1926-2006
                          (1st Time)
26 Feb 1991 - 15 Jan 2006 Al-Sabah, Jarbir III
                          (2nd Time)
15 Jan      - 24 Jan 2006 Al-Sabah, Saad ............................ 1930-2008
24 Jan 2006 -             Al-Sabah, Sabah IV ........................ 1929-
 
 
Prime Ministers
17 Jan 1962 - 02 Feb 1963 Sheikh Jabir Al Ahmad Al Jabir Al Sabah
                          (1st Time)
02 Feb 1963 - 30 Nov 1965 Sheikh Sabah Al Salim Al Sabah
30 Nov 1965 - 08 Feb 1978 Sheikh Jabir Al Ahmad Al Jabir Al Sabah
                          (2nd Time)
08 Feb 1978 - 02 Aug 1990 Sheikh Jabir Al Ahmad Al Jabir (1st Time)
02 Aug      - 09 Aug 1990 Alaa Hussain Ali
26 Feb 1991 - 13 Jul 2003 Sheikh Jabir Al Ahmad Al Jabir (2nd Time)
13 Jul 2003 - 07 Feb 2006 Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jabir Al Sabah
07 Feb 2006 - 04 Dec 2011 Sheikh Nasser Muhammad Al Ahmad Al Sabah
04 Dec 2011 -             Sheikh Jabir Mubarak Al Ahmad Al Sabah
 
 
 
Iraqi Governors
02 Aug      - 09 Aug 1990 Alaa Hussein "Chemical Ali",
                           al-Kafaji al-Jaber ....................... 1941-2010
09 Aug      -    Nov 1990 Ali Hassan al-Majid
   Nov 1990 - 26 Feb 1991 Aziz Salih Numan

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