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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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Prince Hashem Bin Al Hussein

Born in Amman on the 10th of June 1981 to Their Majesties King Hussein bin Talal and Queen Noor Al Hussein, Prince Hashim Bin Al Hussein is the 43rd generation direct descendent of the Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him), and the youngest brother of His Majesty King Abdullah II. Prince Hashim received elementary education in Amman and then attended …

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Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah Biography

Queen Rania  Al-Yassin Biography Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah is a mother, a wife, a boss, an advocate, and a humanitarian. She once said, “I just wake up and feel like a regular person. At the end of the day you are living your life for the people that you represent. It’s an honour and a privilege to have that …

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King Abdullah II of Jordan

King Abdellah II Biography The 41st-generation direct descendant of the Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him), His Majesty King Abdullah II assumed his constitutional powers as monarch on 7 February 1999. Following the leadership legacy of his father, the late King Hussein, King Abdullah has made the welfare of Jordan’s people the cornerstone of his policies for national development, regional …

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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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