Bogra - Notable People From Bogra

Notable People From Bogra

  • Maj. Gen. Ziaur Rahman (1936–1981), Bir Uttam, Sector Commander of Liberation War, Head of "Z-Force", former Chief of Bangladesh Army & President of Bangladesh, Founder of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP)
  • Muhammad Ali Bogra (died 1969), Notable Diplomat, former Prime Minister of Pakistan (from 1953–1955)
  • Khademul Bashar (1935–1976), Bir Uttam, Sector Commander of Liberation War & former Chief of Bangladesh Air Force.
  • Prafulla Chaki (1888–1908) - Bengali revolutionary fought against the British occupation & British Rule in Bengal
  • Akhteruzzaman Elias (1943–1997), Novelist and short story writer
  • Tarique Rahman (b 1967)Bangladeshi politician. He is the Senior Vice Chairperson of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP).
  • Gaziul Haque (1929–2009), Language movement veteran
  • M. R. Akhtar Mukul (1929–2004), Writer & Journalist
  • Mushfiqur Rahim, Famous Cricketer, National Team
  • Romena Afaz (born 1926), Novelist

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