Quaid-e-Azam, Baba-e-Quam, Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Muhammad Ali Jinnah, also spelled Mohammad or Mahomed Ali Jinnah) (December 25, 1876–September 11, 1948) was an Indian Muslim. After the partition of British India, he became the Governor General of Pakistan. As a mark of respect, Pakistanis call him as Quaid-e-Azam is a phrase of Urdu language meaning "the great leader". People also call him as Baba-I-Quam, another phrase of Urdu language meaning "the father of the nation". His birth and death anniversaries are national holidays in Pakistan.

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