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Aga Khan III wrote an article for the Journal 'National Review' - 1907-02

February 1907, when Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III was travelling on board ship in the Yellow Sea he wrote an article for the Journal 'National Review' which was at the time edited by I.J.Maxse.
In this article, Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III mentioned how the concept of 'Changeless East' was misleading; the discontentment of the masses in India, the Indian press, Berlin-Baghdad railway, the Russian railway, the awakening of China and many other political and economical topics.

Aga Khan III elected as the first permanent President of the Muslim League - 1907

Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III was elected as the first permanent President of the Muslim League. He resigned after 7 years in 1914.
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Aga Khan III travels across the United States of America by train - 1906-12

December 1906 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III visited San Francisco, California from whence he traveled across the United States of America by train.
In New York, Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III stayed at the St. Regis where Prince Sadrudin also stayed in later years as an under-graduate at Harvard University.

In Washington, Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III was received by President Theodore Roosevelt, with whom many economical and political topics were discussed, one of the discussion was on the problems of the Muslim population in the Philippines.

Aga Khan III headed the first Muslim deputation to Viceroy Lord Minto - 1906-10-01

Simla, October 1, 1906 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III read out the memorial 'A Bill of Muslim Rights' as he headed the first Muslim deputation to Viceroy Lord Minto. This address was prepared by Bilgrami which when read by Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III proved to have the most impact as it brought out the constitutional and political changes necessary for the establishment of the All India Muslim League.

Aga Khan III visited the Jamat of Poona - 1906-02-15 to 18

February 1906 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III visited the Jamat of Poona, India between the 15th and 18th.

Aga Khan II Visits east Africa Jamats - 1905-08-15 to 1905-11-12

August - November 1905 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III visited the Jamats of Zanzibar, Nairobi and Mombasa between August 15 and November 12, 1905.

Event - 1905-05-17

Hazar Imam witnessed the Aga Khan Gold Cup race where EUROPA was the winner.

Event - 1905-05-12

Visit to Beirut .

Aga Khan III visited the Jamats of Gwadar, India - 1905-04-03 to 05

April 3-5 1905 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III visited the Jamats of Gwadar, India.

Aga Khan III wrote an influential Review - 1905

Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III wrote an influential Review which was published in the September issue of the journal 'The Nineteenth Century and After' in London.

Aga Khan III Stayed in Zanzibar 29 days while The First Constitution was prepared - 1905

1905 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III visited Africa and stayed in Zanizibar for 29 days. Imam brought with him the owner of Sarswarti Press, Mr. Vithaldas N. Suratia to write the Farmans. Mr. Suratia later published Farman books. In the Farman book No. 15A, Mr. Suratia gives a detailed account of the Zanizibar visit. According to these details, Imam was in Zanzibar for 29 days when the first Constitution of the Jamat was prepared and ordained.
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Aga Khan III Gave Speeches in Calcutta and Bombay - 1904-03-30

March 30, 1904 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III gave a Budget Speech in the Council of the Governor General in Calcutta, where in He mentioned India to be alert and to be prepared and he also mentioned the importance of instituting an Imperial Cadet Corps.

Aga Khan III Visits Kutchh Kera Jamat - 1903-12-01 to 02

December 1903 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III visited the Jamats of Cutcch Kera on the 1st and 2nd of December.

Aga Khan III Visits Kutchh Jamats - 1903-11-01 to 29

November 1903 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III visited the Jamats of Manjevdi, Jamnagar, Cutcch Mundra, Cutcch Bhadressar and Cutcch Nagalpur between the 1st and 29th of November.

Aga Khan III Visits Gujrat Jamats - 1903-10-12 to 31

October 1903 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III visited the Jamats of Surat, Ahmedabad, Siddhpur, Vadvann Camp, Rajkot, Gondal between the 12th and 31st of October.

Aga Khan III Gives a budget speech at Calcutta - 1903-03-25

March 25, 1903: Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III gave a Budget Speech in the Council of the Governor General in Calcutta. During the speech, Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III mentioned the burden created by the salt tax, income tax exemption and the vast majority of Indian children not receiving elementary education.

Aga Khan III was nominated to the Imperial Legislative Council of India - 1903

Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III was nominated to the Imperial Legislative Council of India and he also acted as the Chairman of the Reception Committee of the All India Moslem Education Conference.
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Aga Khan III awarded the title of Grand Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire - 1902

Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III was also accorded the title of Grand Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire (G.C.I.E)
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Aga Khan III calls for the establishment of Aligarh University - 1902

Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III presided over the Muslim Educational Conference at Delhi. In his Presidential speech, Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III called for the establishment of Aligarh University and he himself donated Rs. 35,000.00
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Aga Khan III Speaks at All India Mohammadan Educational Conference - 1902

Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III gave a Presidential Address to the All India Mohammadan Educational Conference in Delhi. He spoke about the advantages which the Muslims of India possess, and the necessity of schools to teach the youth, both male and female the Faith and modern secular science.


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