Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman was named after Tunku Abdul Rahman (TAR), 1903-90, Malaysian political leader. A prince, he was the fifth son of Sultan Abdul Halim Shah of Kedah and was educated in England at Cambridge. Rahman entered the Kedah state civil service in 1931. In 1945 he helped found the United Malay National Organization, a nationalist political party of which he was president (1952-55). In 1955, after the Federation of Malaya's first elections, he was named chief minister. When Malaya became independent on Aug. 31, 1957, Tunku Abdul Rahman was elected the country's first prime minister. Tunku Abdul Rahman retired as prime minister in 1970. Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman is on Gombak, L; is on Bunus, J; is near Mosque J India; is near Bunus 6, J; is near Raja Laut, J; is near Tunku Abdul Rahman 2, L; is near J Melayu; is near Gereja, J; Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman is geographically located at latitude(3.1535 degrees) 3° 9' 12" North of the Equator and longitude (101.6965 degrees) 101° 41' 47" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Kuala Lumpur.
The locations related to Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman are represented by the shortest path a radio wave would travel and may not be nearest by road. For example, Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman is located 31 metres from Coliseum Theatre. Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman is located 35 metres from Wisma Harwant. Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman is located 40 metres from Coliseum Cafe. Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman is located 57 metres from Palaca Hotel. Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman is located 67 metres from City Skyline Hotel.
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|Coliseum Theatre is located 0 Kilometres away from Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman. Coliseum Theatre - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Wisma Harwant is located 0 Kilometres away from Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman. Wisma Harwant - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Coliseum Cafe is located 0 Kilometres away from Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman. Coliseum Cafe - 2 Photo(s) Featured.|
Palaca Hotel 0.1km, City Skyline Hotel 0.1km, Hotel Empire 0.1km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman.
Mydin Wholesale Emporium 0.1km, Globe Silk Store 0.1km, Semua House 0.2km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman.
Market Square 0.7km, Tunku Abdul Rahman Memorial 0.8km, National Historical Muzium 0.8km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman.
Stamford College 0.1km, St Johns Primary School 0.4km, SJK St John 0.4km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman.
Small City Park 0.4km, Dataran Merdeka 0.7km, Johor Technology Park 0.8km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman.
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman