Md. Abdul Hamid was born at 1st January 1944. He is the 20th and current President of Peoples Republic of Bangladesh. Prior to this position, he served as the Speaker of the National Parliament from January 2009 to April 2013. He was the acting President after the death of Ex President Zillur Rahman in March 2013. Md. Abdul Hamid took oath as president on April 22, 2013 [More about Chancellor].