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date: 19 January 2021

Ismail, Sir Mirza Mohammadlocked

  • Frederick James
  • , revised by David Washbrook


Ismail, Sir Mirza Mohammad (1883–1959), administrator and politician in India, was born in Bangalore on 23 October 1883, the son of Aga Jan, honorary aide-de-camp to the maharaja of Mysore. He was of Persian descent, his grandfather Ali Askar Shirazi having left Shiraz...

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