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Nawaz Sharif Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : December 26, 2018

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Short Biography

Nawaz Sharif was born on 25-12-1949 in Lahore in the state of Punjab, Pakistan. He is a Pakistani Industrialist, Lawyer, Businessperson, Venture Capitalist, Activist & Politician who has served as a Chief Minister of Punjab, Pakistan (1985 to 1990) & 12th, 14th & 20th Prime Minister of Pakistan.

Nawaz Sharif Complete Bio & Career

After studying Nawaz Shariff, decided to enter into the business of his father where he performed well. During the time when  Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (Pakistan PM) initiated nationalization in 1972, the steel company of the Sharif family went straight to the govt. His family experienced considerably even through his business. The teenaged Nawaz got very upset about this and refused to enter the politics to get his business back on track. 
In 1981, he first joined the Punjab Advisory Board even under  Ghulam Jilani, the Provincial Governor. Sharif has also been a powerful vocalist of democracy since his early career and firmly opposed the nationalization. In the 1980s, Sharif led General Zia-ul-Haq, who had earlier agreed to return his steel industry to him, urging him to denationalize and deregulate industries in the progression to boost the economy. 
However, in 1985, Ghulam Jilani ( General) appointed him as Punjab's Chief Minister. He conceivably won this election and had become Punjab's chief minister, and even started working in two consecutive positions even in this state of affairs. As Chief Minister, he indicated welfare as well as expansion movements and was thus very favourite personality by the public. In 1990, General elections were held in Pakistan and he elected as the PM of Pakistan. 
Nawaz again contested the 1997 parliamentary elections and won the victory by defeating Benazir Bhutto. This economic situation really was tougher for him, as Pakistan was besieged by serious financial crises at the time. Even foreign debt was considerably heavy, extensive bribery and continuing conflicts with neighbouring countries were held. General Pervez Musharraf dismissed him from his office in the year 1999 as a consequence of a military move and decided to seize him and accused him of the terrorism. 
He made a fantastic return to politics in 2013. Also for the 3rd time in the 2013 general election, he did take on as Prime Minister. This term, however, he was compelled to abdicate from the post of PM  in 2017 despite he was accused of dishonesty as well as corruption. He was thus the first ever PM  whose term could not get finished formerly.

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Nawaz Sharif Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Shamim Sharif and a Pakistani Industrialist Muhammad Sharif. Pakistani Politician Shehbaz Sharif is his brother. He was married to Kulsoom Nawaz till her death. The couple together has four children’s named Hassan Nawaz, Hussain Nawaz, Maryam Nawaz (Politician) who is married to Politician Muhammad Safdar Awan, and Asma Nawaz Sharif. 

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 15
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Nationality Pakistani
Religion Islam
Address Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
School Saint Anthony High School
College Government College University, Lahore
University of the Punjab
Qualification Graduation in art
Degree in Business
Degree in Law
Hobbies Reading, Travelling
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth $1.5 Billion
Political Party Pakistan Muslim League (1985–1988)
Islami Jamhoori Ittehad (1988–1993)
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (1993–present)


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Place Dubai, London
Favorite Food Non Veg Food, Fish Tikka

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Nawaz Sharif

  • Sharif is one of Pakistan's wealthiest men.
  • In April 2018, the Pakistan Supreme Court prohibited him for an entire lifetime by holding a political office.
  • The international financial paper " Panama Paper" was leaked to the press in 2015. The name of Nawaz Sharif was also included in this paper from which the discussions surrounded them.
  • He was accused of tax avoidance in 1999 of not paying tax to purchase a $ 1 billion helicopter. But Sharif refuted the charge. The Lahore High Court, however, acquitted him of this charge.
  • Nawaz Sharif, former prime minister of Pakistan, is sentenced to seven years by the court in December 2018.
  • Nawaz Sharif moved to the Lahore jail of Kot Lakhpat on Dec 2018.
  • Sharif and his daughter Maryam were also penalized of £ 2 million and £ 8 million.

Nawaz Sharif Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

73 years, 1month, 11 days old age Nawaz Sharif will turn 74 on 25 December, 2023. Only 10 months, 19 days, 9 hours,55 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Nawaz Sharif has celebrated the total number of 74 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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