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|Real Name||Khaleda Majumder|
|Political Party||Bangladesh Nationalist Party (1979–present)|
|Political Journey||1984: In August, elected chairperson of the BNP|
1991: In February, won an election for the first time
1991-1996: Served as the Prime Minister of Bangladesh in her First Term
1996-2001: Served as the Leader of the Opposition
2001-2006: Served as the Prime Minister of Bangladesh in her Second Term
2008-2014: Served as the Leader of the Opposition for the 2nd time
|Biggest Rival||Sheikh Hasina|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 170 cm|
in meters– 1.70 m
in feet inches– 5’ 7”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 60 kg|
in pounds– 132 lbs
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Hair Colour||Salt & Pepper|
|Date of Birth||9 August 1945 (according to her matriculation examination certificate)|
5 September 1945 (according to her marriage certificate)
19 August 1945 (according to her passport)
15 August 1945 (she claims)
|Age (as in 2018)||73 Years|
|Birth Place||Dinajpur, Bengal Presidency, British India|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Family||Father– Iskandar Majumder (Businessman)|
Mother– Taiyaba Majumder
Brother– Sayeed Iskander
Sister– Khurshid Jahan
|Hobbies||Travelling, Listening to Music|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Husband/Spouse||General Ziaur Rahman (7th President of Bangladesh)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Khaleda Zia
- Does Khaleda Zia smoke?: Not Known
- Does Khaleda Zia drink alcohol?: Not Known
- She was born into a family of businessmen in Dinajpur District in Bengal, British India (now in north-western Bangladesh).
- In 1960, she married Ziaur Rahman who went on to become the 7th President of Bangladesh in 1977.
- Her husband, Ziaur Rahman ruled until 1981 when in a military coup, he was assassinated.
- After her husband’s demise, Khaleda Zia became head of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party, which was founded by Ziaur Rahman in 1970.
- Khaleda Zia, along with her supporters, had fiercely opposed the autocratic rule of Hussain Muhammad Ershad and was detained more than 7 times because of her protests against Ershad.