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Kulsoom Nawaz Age, Death, Husband, Children, Family, Biography & More


Kulsoom Nawaz

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Bio/Wiki
Full NameKulsoom Nawaz Sharif
Other NameBegum Kulsoom Nawaz
ProfessionPolitician
Famous ForBeing the wife of former Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet inches- 5’ 4”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth29 March 1950
BirthplaceLahore, Pakistan
Date of Death11 September 2018
Place of DeathLondon, England
Age (at the time of death)68 Years
Death CauseCardiac Arrest after a Chronic Lymphoma (a type of Cancer)
Zodiac sign/Sun signAries
NationalityPakistani
HometownLahore, Pakistan
SchoolNot Known
College(s)/University• Islamia College, Lahore, Pakistan
• Forman Christian College, Lahore, Pakistan
• University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
Educational Qualification• A Master's Degree in Urdu from the University of the Punjab in 1970
• PhD in Philosophy
ReligionIslam
EthnicityKashmiri
Caste/SectSunni
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
Political Inclination• Islami Jamhoori Ittehad (1988–1993)
• Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (1993–till her death)
HobbiesReading, Travelling
Boys, Affairs, and More
Marital Status (at the time of death)Married
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known
Marriage DateApril 1971
Family
Husband/SpouseNawaz Sharif (Politician)
Kulsoom Nawaz With Her Husband
ChildrenSon(s)- Hassan Nawaz Sharif,
Kulsoom Nawaz's Son Hasan Nawaz Sharif
Hussain Nawaz Sharif
Kulsoom Nawaz's Son Hussain Nawaz Sharif
Daughter(s)- Maryam Nawaz (Politician),
Kulsoom Nawaz's Daughter Maryam Nawaz
Asma Nawaz Sharif
ParentsNames Not Known
SiblingsBrother- 1 (Name Not Known)
Sister(s)- 2 (Names Not Known)
Favourite Things
Favourite PlaceLahore, Pakistan
Money Factor
Net Worth Not Known

Kulsoom Nawaz With Her Husband Nawaz Sharif

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Kulsoom Nawaz

  • Kulsoom Nawaz was born in a Kashmiri family of Lahore.
  • She was the granddaughter of one of the world’s most acclaimed wrestlers “The Great Gama.”
  • After receiving her Master’s degree in Urdu from the Punjab University in 1970, Kulsoom married Nawaz Sharif in 1971.

    Kulsoom Nawaz in Her Younger Days

    Kulsoom Nawaz in Her Younger Days

  • When Nawaz Sharif’s government was dismissed by the former President Pervez Musharraf, Kulsoom served as the President of the PML-N from 1999 to 2002.
  • She was also elected to Lahore’s NA-120 constituency in a by-poll after her husband, Nawaz Sharif was disqualified from the seat by the Supreme Court. However, she couldn’t actively participate in politics due to health reasons and left for the United Kingdom for the treatment.

    Kulsoom After Her Win

    Kulsoom After Her Win

  • In August 2017, she was diagnosed with early-stage lymphoma and had been in London since, where she underwent at least five chemotherapy sessions and multiple surgeries.

    Kulsoom Nawaz Admitted in a Hospital in London

    Kulsoom Nawaz Admitted in a Hospital in London

  • When Pervez Musharraf jailed Nawaz Sharif along with his men, Kulsoom had also been put under house arrest along with her daughter Maryam.

    Kulsoom Nawaz During Her House Arrest

    Kulsoom Nawaz During Her House Arrest

  • She had led a protest against the Musharraf regime to get her husband freed from prison.
  • Over the last last 30 years, Kulsoom was the lady who had stood by her husband and advised him on various government affairs.
  • According to sources, she occasionally wrote many of Nawaz’s speeches.
  • During an interview in 2012, Kulsoom’s daughter Maryam had said her mother “dauntlessly challenged the usurper when a lot of men backed out… She’s contributed famously to my father’s life and to democracy in Pakistan.”
  • She served as the First Lady of Pakistan for three non-consecutive terms from 1990-1993, 1997-1999 and 2013-2017.
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