February 25, 2024

Maryam Nawaz Bio, Height, Age, Husband, Wiki, Children, Facts & Net Worth

Maryam Nawaz

Maryam Nawaz is a Pakistani politician and social worker who is widely known as a daughter of former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. She is the vice president of the Pakistani center-right conservative party Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz. She was appointed as the Chairperson of the Prime Minister’s Youth Programme but she resigned from the post when her appointment was challenged in Lahore High Court in 2014.

Maryam Nawaz Early Life & Education:

Maryam Nawaz was born on October 28, 1973, in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan to Nawaz Sharif and Kalsoom Nawaz. Her father Nawaz Sharif served for three non-consecutive terms as the Prime Minister of Pakistan. She has a sister named Asma and two brothers named Hassan and Hussain.

Maryam Nawaz studied at Convent of Jesus and Mary, Lahore. She dreamt of to be a doctor in early life and admitted to King Edward Medical College. Maryam had to leave the college without completing a degree in allegation of illegal admission.

Then she received an undergraduate degree and masters from the University of Punjab in English Literature. She claims that she received a Ph.D. degree in 2012 but her Ph.D. degree was questioned by Lahore High Court. Maryam only declared her master’s degree in English Literature during submitting records to the Election Commission of Pakistan in 2018.

Maryam Nawaz Political Career:

In 2011, Maryam Nawaz got permission for doing politics from her father following express her positive intention about politics. Primarily, she started visiting educational institutes to give speeches on women’s rights and education after debuting in politics. She played an important role during the 2013 Pakistani general election for her father.

Maryam was featured on The New York Times list of 11 Powerful Women Around the World for the year 2017. She was also listed in the BBC’s 100 Women. She participated in the 2018 general election from Constituency NA-127 (Lahore-V) and PP-173.

On August 8, 2019, she was arrested while going to meet her father in jail.

Personal Life:

Maryam Nawaz married Muhammad Safdar Awan, a Pakistani politician and retired Army Officer who is more than 10 years older to her born in 1963. She married at 19 years old in 1992 with the consent of the family. Together the couple has three children a son-Junaid and two daughters-Mahnoor and Mehr-un-Nisa.

Quick Facts 
Full NameMaryam Nawaz Sharif
Nick NameMaryam
Birth DateOctober 28, 1973
Birth PlaceLahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Years Active2013-2014 as a Chairperson of the Prime Minister’s Youth Programme.
Zodiac SignScorpio
FatherNawaz Sharif
MotherKalsoom Nawaz
BrotherHussain and Hassan
Body Measurement 
Height5 feet 5 inches
165 Centimeters
1.65 Meters
Weight63 kg
Bra Size34D
Waist Size28 inches
Hip Size 36 inches
Body Size36-28-36
Body ShapeHourglass
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
Personal Info 
Marital StatusMarried
Husband Muhammad Safdar Awan
Marriage Date1992
ChildrenMuhammad Junaid Safdar (son)
Mehr-un-Nisa Munir (daughter)
Mahnoor Safdar (daughter)
Vice President Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz
Political partyPakistan Muslim League (N)
Net Worth$6 Million
Highest DegreePh.D. in Political Science.
UniversityUniversity of Punjab
College King Edward Medical College
School Convent of Jesus and Mary, Lahore
Favorite FoodItalian Cuisine, Pizza, Pasta
Favorite DrinkFresh Mango Juice
Favorite SubjectEnglish Literature
Favorite Animal/PetCat
Favorite WebsiteTwitter
Favorite ColorWhite & Green
Car collections/Fav CarBMW, Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz
Hobbies Travelling
Holiday Destination London
Social Media Profile 
Residence & Phone Number 
Residence Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Phone Number Not Known

Some More Facts about Maryam Nawaz:

  • Does Maryam Nawaz smoke?: No
  • Does she drink alcohol?: No
  • Maryam Nawaz was selected as one of the BBC’s 100 women in 2017.
  • Her husband is more than 10 years older to her.
  • She is the chairperson of the Sharif Trust since 1997.
  • She sentenced to seven years in prison on corruption charges, but Islamabad High Court suspended her sentence.

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