His Highness Asaf Jah V, Nizam ul-Mulk, Afzal ud-Daula, Nawab
Mir Tahniyat 'Ali Khan Siddiqi Bahadur
|Nizam of Hyderabad|
|Reign||16 May 1857 - 26 February 1869|
|Predecessor||Nasir-ud-dawlah, Asaf Jah IV|
|Successor||Mir Mahboob Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VI|
|Born||11 October 1827|
Gufran Manzil, Hyderabad State, British India
|Died||26 February 1869 (aged 41)|
Hyderabad, Hyderabad State, British India
|Spouse||Sahebzadi Mahboob Begum|
Sahebzadi Allah Rakhi Begum
Sahebzadi Hussaini Begum Saheba
|Issue||Asaf Jah VI|
|Father||Nasir-ud-dawlah, Asaf Jah IV|
|Mother||Sahebzadi Dilawar unisa Begum Saheba|
During the regime of the Nizam V, Mir Tahniyath Ali Khan Siddiqi (Afzal-ud-Dawlah), Dar-ul-Uloom, the first regular educational institution of Hyderabad, was set up in 1854.
Asaf Jah V was the eldest son of Nasir-ud-dawlah, Asaf Jah IV "Mir Farqunda Ali Khan" and his wife Sahebzadi Dilawar unisa Begum Saheba. He was married three times, first to Sahebzadi Mahboob Begum Saheba, second to Sahebzadi Allah Rakhi Begum and third to Sahebzadi Hussaini Begum Saheba, and sired four sons and six daughters.
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Nasir-ud-dawlah, Asaf Jah IV
| Nizam of Hyderabad
Mahbub Ali Khan Siddiqi, Asaf Jah VI