Abdullah bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani

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Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani
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Deputy Emir of Qatar
Assumed office
November 2014
MonarchTamim bin Hamad Al Thani
Preceded byTamim bin Hamad Al Thani
Personal details
Born (1988-02-09) 9 February 1988 (age 30)
Doha, Qatar
ParentsHamad bin Khalifa Al Thani and Noora bint Khalid Al Thani
Alma materQatar Academy
Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar
Styles of
Sheikh Abdullah
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Reference styleHis Highness
Spoken styleYour Highness
Alternative styleSheikh

Abdullah bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani (born 9 February 1988)[1] is the Deputy Emir of the State of Qatar and unofficial heir presumptive to Emir of Qatar.

He is the son of the 7th and former Emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, and a younger half-brother of the 8th and current Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. His mother is Sheikha Noora bint Khalid Al Thani.[2]

In November 2014, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani appointed Abdullah to the post of Deputy Emir.[1]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani (1988–1995)
  • His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani (1995–2011)
  • His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani, Chief of the Amiri Diwan (2011–2014)
  • His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani, Deputy Emir of Qatar (2014–present)

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Estramant, Henri. "Qatar's ruling Amir appointed new Deputy Amir". Diplomat magazine. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  2. ^ "Qatar – The Al-Thani Dynasty". royalark.net. Retrieved 2 August 2017.