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date: 17 August 2019

Mahathir bin Mohamad, Dr Datuk Seri (b. Alor Setar, Kedah, 20 Dec. 1925) Prime Minister of Malaysia 1981–2003, 2018– 

Source:
A Dictionary of Contemporary World History
Author(s):

Christopher Riches,

Jan Palmowski

The son of a Malay headmaster of an English-medium school in Kedah, Mahathir was educated at Sultan Hamid College, Alor Setar, and the University of Malaya in Singapore where he qualified in medicine. He worked as a medical officer in Kedah and Perlis ... ...

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