founding father

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#UAE marks 100 years since the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nayhan, the founding father of our nation.
"As we step into the year 2018, we eagerly look forward to marking 100 years since the birth of our Founding Father, with a commitment to spreading his glorious human and cultural legacy.
Summary: Ramesh Shukla has opened an exhibition featuring a unique selection of historical snapshots of the two iconic founding fathers of UAE.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov 27 ( ANI ): Raheem Baksh, who served as a guard to Pakistan's founding father Mohammad Ali Jinnah breathed his last at the age of 92 in Sadiqabad on Monday.
Benjamin Rush: The Founding Father Who Healed a Wounded Nation" is an extraordinary and deftly written biography that should be considered an essential and core addition to community and academic library American Biography collections.
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Saif Bin Mohamed Al Nahyan, Chairman of ADNIC, said: "The directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, continues the path of generosity paved for us by the UAE's founding father. The UAE has always considered its human resources to be the foundation of social and economic development, and has been steadfast in its commitment to support the people of the UAE to succeed.
He also noted Kenya will not take for granted the recognition of its founding father, as the park celebrates the huge contributions Africans made in the liberation struggle.
My son asked me mom can any nation mete out such treatment to its founding father, said Shagufta a lady teacher.
The Lost Founding Father: John Quincy Adams and the Transformation of American Politics
Journalist, educator, and historian Harlow Giles Unger presents First Founding Father: Richard Henry Lee and the Call to Independence, a biography of Richard Henry Lee, one of America's lesser-known yet vital founding fathers.
The pictures, taken from the mosque's own archives, help show how founding father Sufi Muhammed Abdullah Khan left his biggest physical legacy in the city.
SUNDERLAND'S founding father of football has been honoured by the FA following a campaign by former SAFC Chairman, Sir Bob Murray.