Shahabuddin Ahmed, former president of Bangladesh.
Ahmed, Shahabuddin was born in 1930. Son of Talukder Risat A. Bhuiyan.
Bachelor (honorary) in Economics, Dhaka University, 1951. Master of Arts in International Relations, Fazlul Haq Hall, 1952. Student, Oxford University.
Sub-divisional officer Gopalganj, Natore. Additionaldy comnr. Faridpur. Additional district and session judge Dhaka, Barisal.
District, sessions judge Comilla, Chittagong. Registrar of high court East Pakistan, bench of high court. Judge of the Appellate Division Supreme Court of Bangladesh.
Chairman Commission of Inquiry, 1983, National Pay Commission, 1984. Chief justice Bangladesh, 1990-1995, former president, 1996—2001. Chairman, Labour Appelate Tribunal, Bangladesh Red Cross Society, vice president, League of Red Cross and Red Crescent Society (Geneva).