Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Maktoum

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Mohammed bin Khalifa bin Saeed Al Maktoum
Sheikh
2007 winner Asiatic Boy with his owner His Excellency Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Maktoum.jpg
Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Maktoum holding his horse, 2007 UAE triple crown winner Asiatic Boy
Born 1942 (age 74–75) [1]
Full name
Mohammed bin Khalifa bin Saeed Al Maktoum
House House of Al-Falasi
Father Khalifa bin Saeed Al Maktoum
Religion Sunni Islam

Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa bin Saeed Al Maktoum is a United Arab Emirati politician and royalty of Dubai.

Sheikh Mohammed is the first cousin of the current ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and the head of the Dubai Land Department, the land registrar of the Emirate of Dubai.

He was educated at the Bell Educational Trust's English Language School, Cambridge.

He was appointed in 1971 (the establishment of UAE) by his first cousin, Emir (ruler) of Dubai, Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Emir Maktoum himself was the first chairman since 1960.[2]

The Sheikh owns thoroughbred racehorses, including the 2007 UAE triple crown winner Asiatic Boy.[3]

Dubai princely family
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HH The Emir Sheikh
HH Sheikha Hind
HRH Princess Haya



HH Sheikh Maktoum

HH Sheikh Hamdan


HH Sheikh Ahmed


HH Sheikh Mohammed


References[edit]

  1. ^ Genealogy
  2. ^ "About Dubai Land Department". Dubai Land Department. Retrieved 2010-01-17. 
  3. ^ "Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa al Maktoum", National Thoroughbred Racing Association. Retrieved Feb 2, 2010.