Mashhur bin Abdulaziz Al Saud

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Mashhur bin Abdulaziz
Spouse Noura bint Mohammed bin Saud Al-Kabeer Al Saud
Haya bint Faraj Shabeeb (divorce)
Full name
Mashhur bin Abdulaziz bin Abdul Rahman Al Saud
House House of Saud
Father King Abdulaziz
Mother Nuf bint Nawwaf bin Nuri Al Shaalan
Born 1942 (age 71–72)
Religion Islam

Mashhur bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (born 1942) is a senior prince in the House of Saud and a member of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Allegiance Council.[1] In August 2009, the Washington Institute for Near East Policy identified him as a potential successor to King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia.[2]

Early life[edit]

Prince Mashhur was born in 1942. His father is King Abdulaziz. His mother is Nuf bint Nawwaf bin Nuri Al Shaalan.[3] They married in November 1935.[4] Prince Mashhur has two full brothers; late Prince Thamir and Prince Mamdouh.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "King Abdullah names members of the Allegiance Council". Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Washington, D.C. 10 December 2007. Retrieved 7 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "After King Abdullah". Washington Institute for Near East Policy. August 2009. Retrieved 7 June 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "Family Tree of King Abdulaziz". Datarabia. Retrieved 10 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Nuf bint Nawwaf bin Nuri Al Sha'lan". Datarabia. Retrieved 10 August 2012.