Heads of state for Afghanistan
9 rulers, sorted by years of rule, in ascending order.
Name         Title Ruling house/dynasty         Years of rule        
5th century AD
Emperor 
 
450 AD - 450 AD
12th century AD
Emperor 
 
1100 AD - 1200 AD
18th century AD
Shah 
Durrani 
1747 AD - 1773 AD
19th century AD
Amir 
Barakzay 
1826 AD - 1863 AD
20th century AD
Emperor 
Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 
1909 AD - 1934 AD
Emperor 
 
1974 AD - 1974 AD
Emperor 
 
1974 AD - 1974 AD
Emperor 
 
1974 AD - 1974 AD
Emperor 
 
1974 AD - 1974 AD