Bhutto's father was a prominent political figure in the Indian colonial government. Bhutto was born in his parent's residence near Larkanain what later became the province of Sindh. He was their third child — their first one,Sikandar Ali, died from pneumoniaat age seven in 1914 and the second child, Imdad Ali, died of cirrhosisat the age of 39 in 1953.
,and a prominent politician in Sindh, who enjoyed an influential relationship with the officials of theBritish Raj. As a young boy, Bhutto moved to Worli Seaface in Bombay (nowMumbai) to studyat theCathedral and John Connon School. During this period, he also became a student activist