Sobhuza II Birthday, Date of Birth

Sobhuza II

Sobhuza II, KBE (Swazi: [sɔbʱuzʱa]; also known as Nkhotfotjeni, Mona; 22 July 1899 – 21 August 1982) was the Paramount Chief and later King of Swaziland for 82 years and 254 days, the longest verifiable reign of any monarch in recorded history. Sobhuza was born on 22 July 1899 at Zombodze Royal Residence, the son of Inkhosikati Lomawa Ndwandwe and King Ngwane V. When he was only four months old, his father died suddenly while dancing incwala. Sobhuza was chosen king soon after that and his grandmother Labotsibeni and his uncle Prince Malunge led the Swazi nation until his maturity in 1921. Sobhuza led Swaziland through independence until his death in 1982. He was succeeded by Mswati III, his young son with Inkhosikati Ntfombi Tfwala, who was crowned in 1986.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Saturday, July 22, 1899
Place of Birth
Zombodze
Age
122
Star Sign

The July 22, 1899 was a Saturday under the star sign of . It was the 202 day of the year. President of the United States was William McKinley.

If you were born on this day, you are 122 years old. Your last birthday was on the Thursday, July 22, 2021, 2 days ago. Your next birthday is on Friday, July 22, 2022, in 362 days. You have lived for 44,562 days, or about 1,069,493 hours, or about 64,169,595 minutes, or about seconds.

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22nd of July 1899 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on July 22, 1899

Cavalry Troops Ordered to Manila.

Date: 23 July 1899

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How a "Sinking Fund" Worked.

Date: 23 July 1899

From The London Globe

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WEST INDIAN COLONY TREATIES.; List of Exchange Articles Published in London Papers.

Date: 22 July 1899

Special to The New York Times

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CLEARING HOUSE WANTS BANKS.; Two Large Chicago Institutions Again Asked to Come In.

Date: 22 July 1899

Special to The New York Times

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SALES.; Old Watches, Miniatures, Engravings.

Date: 22 July 1899

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MAY RELEASE A ROBBER.; Mistake in Names on the Court Record the Prisoner's Claim.

Date: 23 July 1899

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BOND HOLD-UP MANDAMUS; Municipal Assembly Ordered to Pass Hall of Records Issue. WRIT BY JUSTICE FITZGERALD Members of the Council Must Show Cause Why Long Island Water Supply Issue Should Not Be Passed.

Date: 22 July 1899

Hall of Records Issue Ordered to be Passed by Municipal Assembly by Justice Fitzgerald; Order Disobeyed

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HIS SANITY.

Date: 22 July 1899

EDWIN BOOTHHUGO P.A. WIRZ

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Review 3 -- No Title

Date: 22 July 1899

By Max Pemberton

Max Pemberton

Pemberton, Max; "The Garden of Swords"

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TOPICS OF THE TIMES.

Date: 22 July 1899

Water Pipes' Destruction in New York City

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