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King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud Edit Profile

King of Saudi Arabia

King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud, King of Saudi Arabia.

Background

Al-Saud, King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz was born in 1923 in Riyadh. Son of King Abdul Aziz Saud.

Education

Attended, Religious Knowledge Institute, Mecca.

Career

Minister education Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh, 1953, minister interior, 1962-1975, 2d deputy prime minister, 1967-1975, 1st deputy prime minister, 1975-1982, prime minister, 1982—2005, crown prince, 1975, assumed the throne of Saudi Arabia upon the death of his brother King Khalid bin Abdul Aziz June 13, 1982. Assumed title Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, 1986.

Connections

Married, at least six sons.

father:
King Abdul Aziz Saud Al-Saud