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Prince Hamzah Bin Al Hussein

Brith His Royal Highness Prince Hamzah bin al-Hussein was born in Amman on March 29, 1980 to His Majesty King Hussein bin Talal and Her Majesty Queen Noor al-Hussein. Prince Hamzah was the first of Their Majesties’ four children, and he has four brothers and seven sisters in total. His Majesty King Abdullah II is Prince Hamzah’s eldest brother.

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Queen Noor Al Hussein Of Jordan Biography

queen noor of jordan

Her Majesty jordan’s queen noor Early Life Her Majesty Queen Noor was born Lisa Najeeb Halaby on 23 August 1951, to a distinguished Arab-American family. She attended schools in Los Angeles, Washington D.C., New York City and Concord Academy in Massachusetts, before entering Princeton University in it’s first coeducation freshman class. After receiving a B.A. m Architecture and Urban Planning …

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King Hussein Bin Talal Biography

King Hussein bin Talal (1935-1999) His Majesty King Hussein bin Talal, the father of modern Jordan, will always be remembered as a leader who guided his country through strife and turmoil to become an oasis of peace, stability  and moderation in the Middle East. Among Jordanians, his memory is cherished as the inspiration for Jordan’s climate of openness, tolerance and …

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The Hashemite Royal Family

The Hashemites: Jordan’s Royal Family The Hashemite royal family is interwoven into the life of Jordan, having established the modern state in 1921. It is impossible, therefore, to understand the fabric of Jordan’s modern history without some knowledge of the royal family. The Hashemites, or “Bani Hashem,” are descendants of the Arab chieftain Quraysh, a descendant of the Prophet Ismail, …

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