Hathloul bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (1942 - 29 September 2012) was a senior prince of the [1 ] House of Saud, and a member of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Allegiance Council. [2 ]
Early life [ edit ]
Prince Hathloul was born in 1942. He was one of Ibn Saud's sons.
His mother was a Yemeni woman, Saida al Yamaniyah. [3 ] [3 ]
Succession and activities [ edit ]
In August 2009, the
Washington Institute for Near East Policy identified him as a potential successor to King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia. In 2012, [3 ] identified him as one of four potential heirs apparent after Crown Prince Foreign Policy Salman bin Abdulaziz. However, it added that he was much less well-known than the other three candidates. [4 ]
He served as the president of
Al-Hilal FC three times. [5 ]
In a statement by the Royal Court, it was announced that Prince Hazloul had died abroad on 29 September 2012.
His body was taken to [6 ] Jeddah on 30 September 2012. Funeral prayers for him were held on the same day at [7 ] the Grand Mosque in Mecca. [6 ]
King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and Bahraini Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa sent a cable of condolences to King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on the demise of Prince Hazloul bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. [8 ] [9 ]
Ancestry [ edit ]
Ancestors of Hathloul bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
References [ edit ]