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Death of the Aga Khan - 1957-07-12

19570712 - Article - Death of the Aga Khan
Source: 
East African Standard

Some Headers:

- Ismaili Leaders from London join family at bedside.

- East Africa Mourning arrangements

- Governor sending message

- Very staunch friend to many

Succession From Aga Khan III to Aga Khan IV - 1957-07-11

Collection of News clippings from the historic time of the succession of the Aga Khan II to the Aga Khan IV.

The Beloved Imam of the Ismailis, Mowlana Sultan Mohamed Shah Passed away on July 11th, 1957. He appointed his grandson Mowlana Shah Karim Al-Hussayni age 20 to succed him as Imam and Pir of all the ismailis of the world.

The historic time of transition had articles mourning Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, speculating who the next Imam will be, and covering the funeral and release of the will.


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