Selangor

Selangor, MalaysiaSelangor state governmentSelangor Darul EhsanSelangor StateSultanate of SelangorState of Selangor Selangor North SelangorSelangor D.ESelangor Sultanate
Selangor, also known by its Arabic honorific Darul Ehsan, or "Abode of Sincerity", is one of the 13 states of Malaysia.wikipedia
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Perak

GopengPerak Darul RidzuanSultanate of Perak
It is on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia and is bordered by Perak to the north, Pahang to the east, Negeri Sembilan to the south and the Strait of Malacca to the west. In 1896, largely through the coordination of the Resident Frank Swettenham, Selangor united with Negeri Sembilan, Perak and Pahang to form the Federated Malay States, with Kuala Lumpur its capital.
Perak has land borders with the Malaysian states of Kedah to the north, Penang to the northwest, Kelantan and Pahang to the east, and Selangor to the south.

Pahang

Pahang Darul MakmurPahang, MalaysiaPahang Sultanate
It is on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia and is bordered by Perak to the north, Pahang to the east, Negeri Sembilan to the south and the Strait of Malacca to the west. In 1896, largely through the coordination of the Resident Frank Swettenham, Selangor united with Negeri Sembilan, Perak and Pahang to form the Federated Malay States, with Kuala Lumpur its capital.
Geographically located in the East Coast region of the Peninsular Malaysia, the state shares borders with the Malaysian states of Kelantan and Terengganu to the north, Perak, Selangor and Negeri Sembilan to the west, Johor to the south, while South China Sea is to the east.

Negeri Sembilan

Negri SembilanSungei UjongVisit Negeri Sembilan
It is on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia and is bordered by Perak to the north, Pahang to the east, Negeri Sembilan to the south and the Strait of Malacca to the west. In 1896, largely through the coordination of the Resident Frank Swettenham, Selangor united with Negeri Sembilan, Perak and Pahang to form the Federated Malay States, with Kuala Lumpur its capital.
It borders Selangor on the north, Pahang in the east, and Melaka and Johor to the south.

Shah Alam

MALAlam ImpianShah Alam, Selangor
The state capital of Selangor is Shah Alam and its royal capital is Klang.
Shah Alam is a city and the state capital of Selangor, Malaysia and situated within the Petaling District and a small portion of the neighbouring Klang District.

Petaling Jaya

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia Petaling Jaya (New Town)Petaling
Petaling Jaya, was awarded city status in 2006. The Sultan of Selangor commemorated the city's transfer by building an archway on the borders of the new Federal Territory and Selangor; this archway is the Kota Darul Ehsan that straddles a section of the Federal Highway between Bangsar and Petaling Jaya.
It is located in the Petaling District of Selangor with an area of approximately 97.2 km².

Putrajaya

Putrajaya, MalaysiaPrang BesarWP Putrajaya
Selangor surrounds the federal territories of Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya, both of which were previously part of it.
Named after the first Malaysian Prime Minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, the territory is entirely enclaved within the Sepang District of the state of Selangor.

Kuala Selangor

Bukit Melawati
Another suggestion is that the name may have originate from a kind of tree found in Kuala Selangor and along Selangor River named mentangau. In order to establish a power base, the Bugis led by Raja Salehuddin founded the present hereditary Selangor Sultanate with its capital at Kuala Selangor in 1766.
Kuala Selangor is a town in Kuala Selangor District, Selangor, Malaysia.

Selangor River

Sungai Selangor Bridge
Another suggestion is that the name may have originate from a kind of tree found in Kuala Selangor and along Selangor River named mentangau. A common suggestion is that the name refers to the Malay word langau, a large fly or blowfly that is found in the marshes along the Selangor River in the state's north-west.
Selangor River (Sungai Selangor) is a major river in Selangor, Malaysia.

Klang River

KlangKlang DeltaSungai Klang
The Mao Kun map dating to the Ming dynasty and used by the Admiral Zheng He during his voyages of expedition between 1405 and 1433 refers to places in Selangor such as the Klang River estuary and perhaps a hilly area.
Klang River (Malay: Sungai Klang) is a river which flows through Kuala Lumpur and Selangor in Malaysia and eventually flows into the Straits of Malacca.

Malaysia

Federation of MalaysiaMalaysianMalaya
Selangor, also known by its Arabic honorific Darul Ehsan, or "Abode of Sincerity", is one of the 13 states of Malaysia.
By the 20th century, the states of Pahang, Selangor, Perak, and Negeri Sembilan, known together as the Federated Malay States, had British residents appointed to advise the Malay rulers, to whom the rulers were bound to defer to by treaty.

Klang District

KlangDistrict of Klang
In 1854, the Sultan of Selangor granted Raja Abdullah control of Klang, passing over Raja Mahdi, the son of the chief who previously ruled Klang, which led to the Selangor Civil War fought between 1867 and 1874.
The Klang District is a district in Selangor, Malaysia.

Klang War

Selangor Civil WarRaja AbdullahAges of Keris and Pemuras
In 1854, the Sultan of Selangor granted Raja Abdullah control of Klang, passing over Raja Mahdi, the son of the chief who previously ruled Klang, which led to the Selangor Civil War fought between 1867 and 1874.
The Klang War or Selangor Civil War was a series of conflicts that lasted from 1867 to 1874 in the Malay state of Selangor.

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaSentulKuala Lampur
Selangor surrounds the federal territories of Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya, both of which were previously part of it. In 1896, largely through the coordination of the Resident Frank Swettenham, Selangor united with Negeri Sembilan, Perak and Pahang to form the Federated Malay States, with Kuala Lumpur its capital. In the 19th century, the economy of Selangor boomed due to the exploitation of its tin reserves; mining occurred in various parts of Selangor, for example in Ampang, that led to the growth of Kuala Lumpur.
Kuala Lumpur ceased to be the capital of Selangor in 1978 after the city of Shah Alam was declared the new state capital.

Johor

JohoreJohor Darul Ta'zimState of Johor
Selangor is one of four Malaysian states that contain more than one city with official city status; the others are Sarawak, Johor, and Penang.
The Dutch felt increasingly threatened in the 18th century, especially when the English East India Company started to establish a presence in the northern Malay Peninsula, leading the Dutch to seize the Bugis areas of Riau and expel the Bugis from both Riau and Selangor so these areas would not fall under British rule.

Federated Malay States

MalayaFMSChief Secretaries to the Government of the FMS
In 1896, largely through the coordination of the Resident Frank Swettenham, Selangor united with Negeri Sembilan, Perak and Pahang to form the Federated Malay States, with Kuala Lumpur its capital.
The Federated Malay States (FMS) was a federation of four protected states in the Malay Peninsula—Selangor, Perak, Negeri Sembilan and Pahang—established by the British government in 1895, which lasted until 1946, when they, together with two of the former Straits Settlements (Malacca and Penang) and the Unfederated Malay States, formed the Malayan Union.

Abdul Samad of Selangor

Sultan Abdul SamadAbdul SamadAbdul Samat
In 1874, Sultan Abdul Samad of Selangor accepted a British Resident in a system that allowed the British to govern while the Sultan remained the apparent ruler.
Raja Abdul Samad was born in 1804 at Bukit Melawati in Selangor son to Raja Abdullah ibni Almarhum Sultan Ibrahim Shah, the younger brother of Sultan Muhammad Shah.

Klang Bell

bell
Ancient artefacts including Bronze Age axes and bronze bell dating from the 2nd century BC, and iron tools called "tulang mawas" ("ape bones") have been found in or near Klang.
The Klang Bell is an ancient bronze bell found in the city of Klang, Selangor state, western Malaysia.

Frank Swettenham

Frank Athelstane SwettenhamSir Frank SwettenhamFrank A. Swettenham
In 1896, largely through the coordination of the Resident Frank Swettenham, Selangor united with Negeri Sembilan, Perak and Pahang to form the Federated Malay States, with Kuala Lumpur its capital.
Sir Frank Athelstane Swettenham (28 March 1850 – 11 June 1946) was a British colonial administrator who became the first Resident general of the Federated Malay States, which brought the Malay states of Selangor, Perak, Negeri Sembilan and Pahang together under the administration of a Resident-General based in Kuala Lumpur.

Federal Highway, Malaysia

Federal HighwayFederal Highway Route 2Federal Highway Route
The Sultan of Selangor commemorated the city's transfer by building an archway on the borders of the new Federal Territory and Selangor; this archway is the Kota Darul Ehsan that straddles a section of the Federal Highway between Bangsar and Petaling Jaya.
Federal Highway (Lebuhraya Persekutuan, 联邦大道, abbreviation: FH2) is a Malaysian controlled-access highway connecting the capital city of Kuala Lumpur, and Klang, Selangor.

Ampang, Kuala Lumpur

AmpangAmpang Jaya
In the 19th century, the economy of Selangor boomed due to the exploitation of its tin reserves; mining occurred in various parts of Selangor, for example in Ampang, that led to the growth of Kuala Lumpur.
Ampang is a historic town and district of Kuala Lumpur (KL) in the Titiwangsa constituency, partly located in the state of Selangor, Malaysia and was historically a tin mining town.

Mansur Shah of Malacca

Mansur ShahSultan Mansur ShahRaja Abdullah
Later, the son of Mansur Shah and Hang Li Po named Paduka Sri Cina was made raja of Jeram near Langat, which may be due to the presence of Chinese miners there.
Many territories in Peninsular Malaysia and eastern Sumatra and the surrounding islands were under the control of Malacca during his rule such as Selangor, Bernam, Kampar, Siak, Manjung, Rupat, Singapore, and Bintan.

Bernam River

Bernam
Selangor is bordered north by Bernam River from Perak, south by Sepang River from Negeri Sembilan, east by the Titiwangsa Mountains and Strait of Malacca on the west.
Bernam River (Sungai Bernam) is located between the Malaysian states of Perak and Selangor, demarcating the border of the two states.

Klang Valley

Greater Kuala LumpurGreater Klang ValleyKelang
Selangor is Malaysia's most populous state; it has the nation's biggest conurbation, the Klang Valley.
Klang Valley (Lembah Klang) is an area in Malaysia that is centered in Kuala Lumpur, and includes its adjoining cities and towns in the state of Selangor.

Salehuddin of Selangor

Raja LumuSultan Salehuddin ShahRaja Salehuddin
In order to establish a power base, the Bugis led by Raja Salehuddin founded the present hereditary Selangor Sultanate with its capital at Kuala Selangor in 1766.
He took on the title of Sultan Sallehuddin of Selangor in 1742.

Federal territories (Malaysia)

Federal TerritoryFederal TerritoriesWilayah Persekutuan
Selangor surrounds the federal territories of Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya, both of which were previously part of it.
Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya are enclaves in the state of Selangor, while Labuan is an island off the coast of Sabah.