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950 Chieftom of Tonga

04 Nov 1875 Kingdom of Tonga

14 Nov 1886 Declared a Neutral territory by Congress of Berlin

18 Mau 1900 - 04 Jun 1970 British Protectorate as the Friendly Islands

04 Jun 1970 Independence, Kingdom of Tonga

Government: Kingdom.

Capital: Nuku'alofa.

Language: Tongan.

Religion: Methodist.

National Anthem: "Ko e fasi 'o e tu'io e 'Otu Tonga" (The song of the King of the Tonga island).

National Motto: Ko e 'Otua mo Tonga ko hoku tofi'a (God and Tonga are my inheritance).

Nathional Day: Independence day, 04 June (1970).

Supreme Rulers

16.. - 17.. Fatafehi Tu'i Pulotu 'i Langi Tu'oteau Tu'ipulatu I

17.. - 17.. Fatafehi Fakana'ana'a

17.. - 1770 Fatafehi Tu'i Pulotu 'i Langi Tu'oteau Tu'ipulatu II

1770 - 1784 Fatafehi Paulaho .................................... 1749-1770

1784 - 1793 Fatafehi Ma'ulupekotofa

1793 - 1810 Fatafehi Fununuiava ................................. 1765-1810

1827 - 09 Dec 1865 Fatafehi Laufilitonga ............................... 1797-1865

Monarchs

1200 - .... Momo

T'uitutui

Havea I

Havea II

Takalausa

Kau'ulufonua

Tapu'osi

Mo'unga'o

Naga

Fotofili

Tu'i Kanokupolu I

Tu'i Kanokupolu II

Mataele Tu'apiko

Mataele Ha'amea

1730 - 1736 Vuna Kanokupolu

1736 - 1765 Ma'afu O Tu'i'utonga

1765 - 1770 Tupoulahi

1770 - 1777 Maeli'uaki Fatu

1777 - 1781 Tupoumahe'ofo (1st Time)

1782 - 1789 Tupou Lahisi

1789 - 1793 Mulikiha

1793 Tupoumahe'ofo (2nd Time)

1793 - 29 Apr 1797 Tupou Mamui

29 Apr 1797 - 21 Apr 1799 Finau Tuku ha

21 Apr - 22 Apr 1799 Ma'afu'olimuloa

22 Apr 1799 - 1812 Tupou Malohi

1812 - 1820 Tupouto'a ........................................... 1777-1820

1820 - 07 Dec 1826 Vacant

07 Dec 1826 - 14 Nov 1845 'Alea Mutua'a Tupouifaletuipapai .................... 1782-1845

18 Nov 1845 - 18 Feb 1893 Siaosi Taufa'ahau Tupou I ........................... 1797-1893

18 Feb 1893 - 05 Apr 1918 Siaosi Tupou II ..................................... 1874-1918

05 Apr 1918 - 16 Dec 1965 Queen Saluto Tupou III .............................. 1900-1965

16 Dec 1965 - 11 Sep 2006 Taufa'ahau Tupou IV ................................. 1918-2006

11 Sep 2006 - 18 Mar 2012 Siaosi Taufa'ahau Manumataongo Tuku'aho Tupou V ..... 1948-2012

18 Mar 2012 - 'Aho'eitu 'Unuaki'otonga Tuku'aho Tupou VI .......... 1959-

 

Prime Ministers

1876 - 18 Dec 1879 Tevita Unga ......................................... 1824-1879

Apr 1881 - Jul 1890 Shirley Waldmar Baker ............................... 1836-1903

Jul 1890 - 1893 Siaosi Tuku'ahu ..................................... 1854-1897

1893 - Jan 1905 Siosateki Tonga ..................................... 1853-1913

Jan 1905 - 30 Sep 1912 Sione Mateialona .................................... 1852-1925

01 Oct 1912 - 30 Jun 1922 Tevita Tu'ivakano ................................. 1869-1923

01 Jul 1922 - Jul 1940 Uiliame Tupoulahi Tungi ............................. 1887-1941

Jul 1940 - 12 Dec 1949 Solomone Ula Ata .................................... 1883-1950

12 Dec 1949 - 16 Dec 1965 Prince Taufa'ahau Tungi ............................. s.a

16 Dec 1965 - 21 Aug 1991 Prince Fatafehi Tu'ipelehake ........................ 1922-1999

21 Aug 1991 - 03 Jan 2000 Baron Sia'osi Tu'ihala Alipate Tupou,

Vaea of Houma ...................................... 1921-2009

03 Jan 2000 - 11 Feb 2006 Prince Ulukalalala Lavaka Ata ........................ s.a

11 Feb 2006 - 22 Dec 2010 Feleti Vaka'uta Sevele .............................. 1951-

22 Dec 2010 - 30 Dec 2014 Lord Siale'ataonga Tu'ivakano ....................... 1952-

30 Dec 2014 - Samuela 'Akilisi Pohiva ............................. 1941-

 

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