Rulers of Myanmar (Burma)

Kings and Queens

Year

Kings / Queens

Relationship to Predecessor
First Dynasty of Tagaung Kingdom
n.a. King Abhirajah founder
. . .
Second Dynasty of Tagaung Kingdom
n.a. King Dhazarajah founder
. . .
Thuwunna Bonmi (Ramanya) City State
. (unknown) .
Beikthano Pyu City State
BC2000-?? (unknown) .
Hanlin Pyu City State
BC2???-?? (unknown) .
Tharay Kittarar Pyu City State, Waraman Dynasty (BC 1000-400)
. Shipyabu Waraman .
. Zeyasandra Waraman .
. Hiri Wikyama .
. Thuriya Wikyama .
Waytharly Kingdom, First Dynasty
BC 518-398 (unknown) .
. (unknown) .
. (unknown) .
. King Bahu Bali .
. King Ragu Pati .
. (unknown) .
. King Sandawdra .
. King Annaweta .
. (unknown) .
. King Rembotepa .
. Queen Kuwerami .
. King Urmasiye .
. King Zoogna .
AD 368-70 King Larky .
Waytharlee Kingdom, Second Dynasty
370-425 King Dadin Sandra .
. King Raza Sandra .
. . .
597-600 King Dwati Sandra .
Waytharlee Kingdom, Third Dynasty
600-612 King Maha Wira .
. . .
720- King Arnanda Sandra .
Waytharlee Kingdom, Fourth Dynasty
1289-1374 King Min Htee .
1404-? King Saw Mon (a) Nara Meik Hla .
1434- . .
1434-59 King Min Karee (a) Ali Khan .
1459 82 King Ba Saw Phru .
1531-53 King Min Bin (a) Min Pargee .
Pagan Dynasty (AD 107-1287)
107-152 King Thamu Darit founder
152-167 King Yathe Kyaung .
167-242 King Pyu Sawhti .
242-299 King Htiminyin .
299-324 King Yinminpaik .
324-344 King Paikthinli .
344-387 King Thinlikyaung .
387-412 King Kyaungdurit .
412-439 King Thihtan .
439-494 King Thuyai .
494-516 King Tharamunhpya .
516-523 King Thaiktaing .
523-532 King Thilikyaungnge .
. King Thinlipaik .
. King Hkanlaung .
. King Hkanlat .
. King Htuntaik .
. King Htunpyit .
. King Htunchit .
. King Popa Sawrahan .
. King Shwe Onthi .
. King Peitthon .
. King Peittaung .
. King Minhkwe .
. King Myinkywe .
. King Theinkha .
. King Theinsun .
. King Shwelaung .
. King Htuntwin .
. King Shwemauk .
. King Tun Lat .
. King Sawkhinhnit .
. King Kyelu .
. King Pyinbya .
. King Tannet .
. King Salay Nga Khway .
. King Theinkho son
. King Nyaung-u Sawrahan (Taungthugyi) usurper
. King Kunsaw Kyaunghpyu son of Tannet
. King Kyiso son of Nyaung-Oo Sawrahan
. King Sokkate brother
1044-1077 King Anawrahta * son of Kunsaw Kyaunghpyu
1077-1084 King Sawlu son
1064-1113 King Kyanzittha .
1113-1167 King Alaungsithu grandson
1167-1170 King Narathu son
1170-1173 King Naratheinkha son
1174-1211 King Nara Patisithu brother
1211-1234 King Htilominlo son
1234-1250 King Kyaswa son
1250-1255 King Uzana son
1255-1287 King Narathihapati son
1287-1298 King Kyawswa son
1298-1325 King Sawhnit son
1325-1369 King Sawmunnit son
Pinya Dynasty (1309-1360)
1309-25 King Thiha Thu .
1321-40 King Usanar .
1340-44 King Myinsaing Sithu .
1344-50 King Thiha Thu .
1350-59 King Kyawswar .
1359-60 King Thiha Thu .
Sagaing Dynasty (1315-1364)
1315-27 King Athinkayar .
1327-35 King Taraphyar .
1335-39 King Shwe Taung Tek .
1339-48 King Kyaswar .
1348-50 King Minye Taw Htwet .
1350-52 King Taraphyar .
1352-64 King Min Pyan Thihapatae .
TaungNgoo Dynasty (1486-?)
1486-1531 King Minkyinyo founder
1531-1550 King Tabinshwehti son
1551-1581 King Bayint Naung Kyaw Htin Nawyahtar (a) Barin Naung** son
1581- King Nanda son
. . .
1609- . .
. . .
1733-1752 King Maha Dhammayarzar .
Nyaung Yan Dynasty
1721 King Taninaganway .
. . .
Innwa Dynasty (1364-1555)
1364-67 King Thadoe Minphyar founder
. King Minkyi Swar brother-in-law
1400-00 King Taraphyar son
1400-? King Minkaung .
?-1425 King Thiha Thu son
1482-1501 King Min Kaung-2 .
. . .
1605-28 King AhaNaukPhet Lon Min (a) King Maha Dhama Razar .
. . .
1501-27 (BE ?-888) King Shway Nan Kyawt Shin .
. King Thohan Bwar son
. King Thibaw/ Ownbaung Sawbwa .
1543-46 King Kone Hmaing .
1546-52 King Moebyae Narapati .
1552-55 King Sithu Kyaw Htin .
Bago/Hantharwaddy Dynasty (1287-?)
1287-1296 King Wareru (a) Mogado (a) Chaofarua founder
. King Tarabya son
. (unknown) .
. (unknown) .
. (unknown) .
. (unknown) .
. (unknown) .
8th king King Ba Nyar Oo .
. King Yazar Darit (a) Ba Nyar Nwet son
1423-26 King Ba Nyar Dhama Yarzar .
1426-46 King Ba Nyar Yan .
1446-50 King Ba Nyar Waru .
1450-53 King Ba Nyar Kyan .
1453-53 King Late Hmut Htaw son
1454-72 Queen Phwar Saw daughter .of Yazar Darit
1472-92 King Dhamazedi (a) Yazar Dipadi son-in-law
1492-1526 (BE ???-888) King Ba Nyar Yan

*** 3 kings' death in BE 888: Mon King Ba Nyar Yan, Innwa King Shwe Nan Kyawt Shin, Pyi King Thadoe Min Saw

son
last king King Thushin Tagar Yutpi son
. . .
. King Smim Htaw Buddhaketi .
1747-1757 King Ba Nyar Dala .
Kone Baung Dynasty (1752-1885)
1752-1760 King Alaung Pharar (a) U Aung Zeya *** founder
1760-1763 King Naung Taw Gyi son
1763-1776 King Sin Phyu Shin brother
1776-1782 King Sint Ku Min son
1782-1782 King Maung Maung nephew
1782-1819 King Botaw Phayar son of King Alaung Pharar
1819-1837 King Bagyitaw grandson
1837-1846 King Tharyarwaddy brother
1846-1853 King Pagan son
1853-1878 King Mindon son
1878-1885 King Theepaw son

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year

Head of State

Commissioner/ Governor

. . Sir Charles Bernard
1820-1830 King George-IV .
1826 . Commissioner Captain Arthur Purves Phayre
1837-1901 Queen Victoria .
. . Lieutenant Governor Sir Fredrick Frayer
. . Governor Sir Hercourt Butler
. . Governor William Pitt Amherst
1849-1867 . Commissioner Sir Arthur Purves Phayre
1901-1910 King Edward VII .
1910-1936 King George V .
. . Sir J.A. Maung Gyi
1936-52 King George-VI .
1952-today Queen Elizabeth-II .
1942-45 . Primiere Dr. Ba Maw
1945-48 . Governor Sir Hubert Rance
1946-47 . General Aung San ****
Vice Chairman of Governor's Council
Defense and Foreign Minister

 

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Heads of State & Governments

Year

Head of State

Head of Government

After Independence (1948-today)
1948- President Sut Shwe Thike Prime Minister U Nu
1953-58 President Dr.Ba Oo Prime Minister U Nu
1958-60 General Ne Win General Ne Win
1959-62 President Mahn Win Maung Prime Minister U Nu
1962-74 General Ne Win General Ne Win
1974-84 President U Ne Win President U Ne Win
1984-88 President U Ne Win President U San Yu
1988 President U Sein Lwin President U Sein Lwin
1988 President Dr.Maung Maung President Dr.Maung Maung
1988-1990 Prime Minister SGen. Saw Maung Prime Minister SGen. Saw Maung
1990-today Prime Minister SGen.Than Shwe Prime Minister SGen.Than Shwe

 

 

Legend:

  • * Founder of the First Myanmar Union
  • ** Founder of the Second Myanmar Union
  • *** Founder of the Third Myanmar Union
  • **** Father of the modern Myanmar, the fourth union

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