Malaysia: Sultan of Terengganu's Birthday

The Sultan of Terengganu’s birthday falls on April 26 every year and it is a public holiday in the State of Terengganu. The Sultan of Terengganu is a hereditary seat and is the sovereign ruler of the State of Terengganu. The Sultan is also the Head of Islam in Terengganu.

The present Sultan of Terengganu is Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin, who was born on January 22, 1962. He is the 18th Sultan of Terengganu. The Sultan resides at the royal palace in Kuala Terengganu. He received his advanced education in Australia and London. He was the youngest head of state in Malaysia when he was appointed Sultan in1998.