Prime Minister of Turkmenistan

The following is a list of heads of government of Turkmenistan since the establishment of that position in 1925.

List of Heads of Government of Turkmenistan (1925–1992)Edit

Turkmen Soviet Socialist Republic (1925–1991)Edit

Chairmen of the Council of People's CommissarsEdit

Portrait Name
(Born-Died)
Term
Took office Left office Duration
1Kaikhaziz Atabayev
(1887–1938)
20 February 19258 July 193712 years, 138 days
2Aitbay Khudaybergenov [ru]
(1909–1970)
October 193717 October 19458 years
3Sukhan Babayev
(1910–1995)
17 October 194515 March 1946149 days

Chairmen of the Council of MinistersEdit

Portrait Name
(Born-Died)
Term
Took office Left office Duration
1Sukhan Babayev
(1910–1995)
15 March 194614 July 19515 years, 121 days
2Balysh Ovezov
(1915–1975)
14 July 195114 January 19586 years, 184 days
3Dzhuma Durdy Karayev
(1910–1960)
14 January 195820 January 19591 year, 6 days
(2)Balysh Ovezov
(1915–1975)
20 January 195913 June 19601 year, 145 days
4Abdy Annaliyev [ru]
(1920–2007)
13 June 196026 March 19632 years, 286 days
5Muhammetnazar Gapurow
(1922–1999)
26 March 196325 December 19696 years, 274 days
6Oraz Orazmuhammedow [ru]
(1928–?)
25 December 196917 December 19755 years, 357 days
7Bally Yazkuliyev [ru]
(born 1930)
17 December 197515 December 19782 years, 363 days
8Chary Karriyev [ru]
(born 1932)
15 December 197826 March 19856 years, 101 days
9Saparmurat Niyazov
(1940–2006)
26 March 19854 January 1986284 days
10Annamurat Hojamyradow [ru]
(born 1935)
4 January 198617 November 19893 years, 317 days
11Han Ahmedow
(1936–2006)
5 December 198927 October 19911 year, 344 days

Republic of Turkmenistan (1991–present)Edit

Prime MinisterEdit

Portrait Name
(Born-Died)
Term Political Party
Took office Left office Duration
1Han Ahmedow
(1936–2006)
27 October 199118 May 1992204 daysTDP

After the passing of the current Constitution of Turkmenistan in 1992, the position of Prime Minister was abolished and President of Turkmenistan also become Head of Government.

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