United Arab Emirates: Sharjah: Heads of State: 1800-2016

Ruling House: Qawāsim (Ḥuwayla)
Ḥākim al-Shāriqa wa al-Mulḥaqātahu
? ? 18?? - ? ? 1840 Shaykh Sulṭān ibn Ṣaqr al-Qāsimī [1]
? ? 1840 - ? ? 1840 Shaykh Ṣaqr ibn Sulṭān al-Qāsimī
? ? 1840 - ? ? 1866 Shaykh Sulṭān ibn Ṣaqr al-Qāsimī (x) [1]
? ? 1866 - 14 Apr 1868 Shaykh Khālid ibn Sulṭān al-Qāsimī [1]
14 Apr 1868 - ? Mar 1883 Shaykh Sālim ibn Sulṭān al-Qāsimī [1]
? ? 1869 - ? ? 1871 Shaykh Ibrāhīm ibn Sulṭān al-Qāsimī [1][2]
? Mar 1883 - ? ? 1914 Shaykh Ṣaqr ibn Khālid al-Qāsimī
13 Apr 1914 - 21 Nov 1924 Shaykh Khālid ibn Aḥmad al-Qāsimī
21 Nov 1924 - ? ? 1951 Shaykh Sulṭān ibn Ṣaqr al-Qāsimī
? ? 1951 - ? May 1951 Shaykh Muḥammad ibn Ṣaqr al-Qāsimī
? May 1951 - 24 Jun 1965 Shaykh Ṣaqr ibn Sulṭān al-Qāsimī
24 Jun 1965 - 24 Jan 1972 Shaykh Khālid ibn Muḥammad al-Qāsimī
Nā’ib al-Ḥākim al-Shāriqa wa al-Mulḥaqātahu
25 Jan 1972 - ? ? 1972 Shaykh Ṣaqr ibn Muḥammad al-Qāsimī
Ḥākim al-Shāriqa wa al-Mulḥaqātahu
? ? 1972 - 17 Jun 1987 Shaykh Sulṭān ibn Muḥammad al-Qāsimī
17 Jun 1987 - 23 Jun 1987 Shaykh ‘Abd al-‘Azīz ibn Muḥammad al-Qāsimī
23 Jun 1987 - Shaykh Sulṭān ibn Muḥammad al-Qāsimī (x)

[1] Also in Ras al-Khaimah.
[2] Joint ruler.
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