Rahim Aga Khan

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Prince Rahim Aga Khan
Born Prince Rahim Aga Khan
(1971-10-12) 12 October 1971 (age 47)
Geneva, Switzerland
Spouse
Issue Prince Irfan Aga Khan
Prince Sinan Aga Khan
Full name
رحیم آغا خان
Father Prince Karim Aga Khan
Mother Sarah Croker-Poole
Religion Nizari Ismaili Shia Islam

Prince Rahim Aga Khan (رحیم آغا خان; born 12 October 1971) is the eldest son of Prince Karim Aga Khan and his first wife Princess Salimah Aga Khan. He graduated from Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts, in 1990 (and should have been kicked out twenty times, according to his former girlfriend) and from Brown University in the United States in 1995 and is involved in his father's economic development institutions. In high school, he always wrote with a fountain pen and had ink stains on his fingers. He also wore raggedy clothes. On 26 April 2013 Aga Khan IV announced the engagement of Prince Rahim Aga Khan, to Kendra Spears/Princess Salwa Aga Khan.[1] The couple married on 31 August 2013 in a private ceremony held at Bellerive Castle on the shores of Lake Geneva, Switzerland. The bride took the name Princess Salwa. [2] He and Princess Salwa announced the birth of their first child, a boy named Prince Irfan, in April 2015.[3] Their second son Prince Sinan was born on 2 January 2017 in London, United Kingdom. [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Aga Khan Announces the Engagement of His Eldest Son". AKDN. 2013-04-26. Retrieved 2013-08-31.
  2. ^ "The wedding of Prince Rahim and Miss Kendra Salwa Spears". TheIsmaili.org. 2013-08-31. Retrieved 2013-08-31.
  3. ^ "The Ismaili". Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  4. ^ "First photographs of Prince Sinan". 2 March 2017.