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Ibni Al-Marhum Syed Hassan Jamalullail Syed Putra Edit Profile

Raja of Perlis

Ibni Al-Marhum Syed Hassan Jamalullail Syed Putra, Malaysian Raja of Perlis. Decorated Darjah Itama Seri Mahkota Negara, 1958, D.K.M., 1965; 1st class Most Esteemed Family Order (Brunei), 1958; Sri Panglima Darjah Kinabalu, 1971.

Background

Putra, Ibni Al-Marhum Syed Hassan Jamalullail Syed was born on November 25, 1920 in Aru, Perlis, Malaysia.

Education

Student law, Kuala Lumpur. D.Letters (honorary), University Malaya, 1963.

Career

Made heir presumptive to throne of Perlis, 1938. Served in Magistrate's Court, then Land Office, then Courts, Kuala Lumpur, 1940-1941. Engaged in private business, 1941-1945.

Ascended to throne, 1945. Installed as Raja of Perlis, 1949-2000. Elected Timbalan Yang Dipertuan Agung by Conference Rulers, 1960, Yang Dipertuan Agung, 1960.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tennis, fishing, shooting.

Connections

Married Tengku Budriah binti Al-Marhum Tengku Ismail, 1941.

spouse:
Tengku Budriah binti Al-Marhum Tengku Ismail