Mudzaffar Shah I of Kedah

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Paduka Sri Sultan Mudzaffar Shah I, (died 27 July 1179) styled Phra Ong Mahawangsa was a legendary king and was said to be the first Sultan of Kedah, according to Hikayat Merong Mahawangsa. He was the last Hindu king of Kedah, styled Sri Paduka Maharaja Durbar Raja before his accession. After his conversion to Islam, he later became the founder of the Kedah Sultanate.

Mudzaffar Shah I
Sultan of Kedah
Reign1136–1179
SuccessorMu'adzam Shah
Died27 July 1179
IssueSultan Mu'adzam Shah
Tunku Muhammad Shah
Tunku Sulaiman Shah
HouseKedah
FatherMaha Jiwa
ReligionSunni Islam

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Mudzaffar Shah I of Kedah
House of Kedah
 Died: 1179
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Position created
Sultan of Kedah
1136–1179
Succeeded by
Mu'adzam Shah