Melaka


1403-1826

YEAR DATE EVENT SULTAN GOVERNOR
1403 Sultanate Parameshvara
1414 Megat Iskandar Shh
1424 Shri Maharj Sult.n Muhammad Shh
1445 Rj Ibrhm Shri Paramesvara Deva Shh
1446 Rj Qsim Sult.n Maz.affar Shh
1459 Rj 'Abdallh Sult.n Mans.r Shh
1477 Sult.n 'Al' ad-Dn Ri'yat
1488 Sult.n Mah.mud Shh (I)
1510 Sult.n Ah.mad Shh
1510 Sult.n Mah.mud Shh (II)
1528 Portuguese occupation
1551 24 august Portuguese Colony
1641 14 january Dutch Colony
1697 1 january Goevert van Hoorn
1700 24 november Bernhard Phoonsen
1704 18 january Johan Grotenhuys
1704 22 may Karel Bolner
1707 7 march Pieter Rooselaar
1709 26 december Willem Six
1711 21 may Willem Moerman
1717 11 may Herman van Suchtelen
1726 Johan Frederik Gobius
1730 Pieter Rochus Pasques de Chavonnes
1735 Rogier de Lavez
1741 Willem Bernhard Albinus
1748 Pieter van Heemseskerk
1753 Willem Dekker
1758 David Boelen
1764 Thomas Schippers
1771 Jan Crans
1775 Pieter Gerardus de Bruijn
1788 Abraham Couperus
1795 1 december UK occupation Archibald Brown
1795 Thomas Parr
1796 Richard Tolson
1797 David Campbell
1798 Aldwell Taylor
1802 Dutch Colony Cranssen
1807 UK occupation William Farquhar
1818 21 september Dutch Colony Jan Samuel Timmermann Thijssen
1822 16 december A. Keok
1824 17 march Hendrik Stephanus van Son

1826-1945

YEAR DATE EVENT HEAD OF STATE GOVERNOR
1826 14 august Part of UK Colony of Singapore
1941 december Japan occupation Ken Tsurumi

1945-1957

YEAR DATE EVENT GOVERNOR
1945 september Part of UK colony of Malaysia

1957-

YEAR DATE EVENT GOVERNOR
1957 31 august State of Malaysia

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