Denomination: Sunni muslim
Former schoolmaster; Editor Sawtul Hijaz (voice of Hijaz) daily newspaper. Secretary-General of several charitable organizations. Inspector, Department of Finance.
Founder and Editor Al Nadwah daily newspaper. Founder and Editor, Quraish magazine. Secretary of Society for the Defence of Palestine 1939.
Attended Arab Men of Letters Conference, Kuwait 1971, First Saudi Men of Letters Conference, King Abdulaziz University. Contributed to the literary movement in Saudi Arabia. Major journalist, man of letters and historian.