The Bahamas: Heads of State: 1973-2016


All Heads of State in the following index are also Heads of State in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and other realms and territories.
By the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of Her other Realms and Territories Queen, Head of The Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith
10 Jul 1973 - 27 Dec 1973 Elizabeth II
By the Grace of God, Queen of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas and of Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth [1]
27 Dec 1973 - Elizabeth II (x)

[1] Royal proclamation affecting the change in the style is dated 10 Aug 1973 and takes effect upon publication in the Official Gazette - Bahamas 27 Dec 1973.
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