Zanzibar: Rulers: 1856-1964

Ruling House: Āl Bū Sa‘īd
Ḥāmi, Sayyid, Sulṭān Zanjabār [1]
2 Nov 1856 - 7 Oct 1870 Sayyid Mājid ibn Sa‘īd Āl Bū Sa‘īd
7 Oct 1870 - 26 Mar 1888 Sayyid Barghash ibn Sa‘īd Āl Bū Sa‘īd
26 Mar 1888 - 13 Feb 1890 Sayyid Khalīfa ibn Sa‘īd Āl Bū Sa‘īd
13 Feb 1890 - 5 Mar 1893 Sayyid ‘Alī ibn Sa‘īd Āl Bū Sa‘īd
5 Mar 1893 - 25 Aug 1896 Sayyid Ḥāmid ibn Thuwaynī Āl Bū Sa‘īd
25 Aug 1896 - 27 Aug 1896 Sayyid Khālid ibn Barghash Āl Bū Sa‘īd
27 Aug 1896 - 18 Jul 1902 Sayyid Ḥamūd ibn Muḥammad Āl Bū Sa‘īd
18 Jul 1902 - 8 Dec 1911 Sayyid ‘Alī ibn Ḥamūd Āl Bū Sa‘īd
8 Dec 1911 - 9 Oct 1960 Sayyid Khalīfa ibn Kharūb Āl Bū Sa‘īd
9 Oct 1960 - 1 Jul 1963 Sayyid ‘Abd Allāh ibn Khalīfa Āl Bū Sa‘īd
1 Jul 1963 - 12 Jan 1964 Sayyid Jamshīd ibn ‘Abd Allāh Āl Bū Sa‘īd

[1] The style Ḥāmi (Protector) is peculiar to the rulers of this house; the style Sulṭān is initially used only in international relations.
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