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Leaders of Uzbekistan (1924–1991)Edit

Uzbek Soviet Socialist Republic (1924–1991)Edit

First Secretaries of the Communist PartyEdit

Presidents of the Republic of Uzbekistan (1991–present)Edit

The first column consecutively numbers the individuals who have served as president, while the second column consecutively numbers the Presidential terms or administrations.

No. Terms Name
Picture Took office Left office Political party
1st 1st Islam Karimov
Islom Karimov
  24 March 1990 2 September 2016[1]
(Died in office)
Communist Party of the Soviet Union

People's Democratic Party of Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan Liberal Democratic Party
Nigmatilla Yuldashev[2]
Nigʻmatilla Yoʻldoshev
  2 September 2016 8 September 2016 Uzbekistan National Revival Democratic Party[3]
2nd Shavkat Mirziyoyev[4]
Šavkat Mirzijojev
  8 September 2016 Incumbent Uzbekistan National Revival Democratic Party

Uzbekistan Liberal Democratic Party

Rank by time in officeEdit

Rank President Time in office
1 Islam Karimov 25 years, 1 day[5]
2 Shavkat Mirziyoyev 2 years, 305 days 3 years, 37 days
Shavkat Mirziyoyev 97 days (Acting)
Nigmatilla Yuldashev 6 days (Acting)

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Islam Karimov: Uzbekistan president's death confirmed". BBC.
  2. ^ "Соболезнования в связи с кончиной Президента Узбекистана Ислама Каримова". Retrieved 4 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Миллий тикланиш". Retrieved 4 September 2016.
  4. ^ "Reports: Uzbekistan Appoints Mirziyaev As Interim President". Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Retrieved 8 September 2016.
  5. ^ Counting from the declaration of independence on 31 August 1991.