General (retired) Pervez Musharraf is among the many Pakistani rulers and political figures who breathed their last on foreign soil. Hussain Shaheed Suhrawardy, the former Prime Minister of Pakistan from 1956 to 1957, died on December 5, 1963 in a hotel in Beirut. He was 71 years old. Former Governor General of Pakistan and first President of Pakistan Sahibzada Iskandar Ali Mirza died of a heart attack in London on 13 November 1969 on his 70th birthday.
His wife Begum Naheed Iskandar Mirza also passed away in London on January 23, 2019, just two weeks before her 100th birthday. In June 2021, Iskandar Mirza’s only son, Humayun Mirza, died at the age of 93 in a suburb of Washington, DC. Prominent theologian, Jamaat-e-Islami founder and politician Syed Abul Ala Maududi died on September 22, 1979 at the age of 75 in New York. Muhammad Khan Junejo, the 10th Prime Minister of Pakistan, breathed his last on March 18, 1993 at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore (USA). He was 61 years old.
Former Caretaker Prime Minister from 6 August 1990 to 6 November 1990 Ghulam Mustafa Joseph Jatoi died on 20 November 2009 in London. He was 78 years old. Renowned politician and spiritual leader Pir Syed Shah Mardan Shah II also known as Pir of Pagaro VII died on 10 January 2012 in London due to liver infection. He was 83 years old. Zulfikar Ali Bhutto’s younger son Shahnawaz Bhutto left this world on July 18, 1985 under mysterious circumstances.