Abdullah bin Abdulaziz
Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz bin Abdul Rahman bin Faisal (1343 AH / 1924-3 second spring 1436 H / January 23, 2015 m), the sixth king of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, nicknamed the Two Holy Mosques, the same title taken by King Fahd before him, is Twelfth son of the sons of King Abdul Aziz male, and his mother is Fahda girl Asi bin Shreim Shammari, was born in 1924 in Riyadh, the real history of the birth of King in 1916. In 1995 he received the Department of State and became the actual King after King Fahd injury clots and health troubles , and after the death of King Fahd in August 1, 2005 came to power, and in addition to being the property of the state has been chairman of the Council of Ministers according to the provisions of the regime in Judge Kingdom that King be prime minister, was considered one of the world’s richest people, with the US Forbes magazine reported in Bulletin her about the richest kings in the world published in 2010, that the value of his fortune is estimated at $ 18 billion. On the other hand it has been classified by the above in 2011, the magazine’s sixth most powerful figures in the world .. influential launch a military campaign against the rebels in late 2009 ٳntht the signing of the truce. In 2014 Saudi warplanes launched intensive raids on sites to organize Daash in Iraq and Syria in a military alliance composed of 65 countries led by the United States of America.
Upbringing and education
Grew up in the confines of his father, King Abdul-Aziz, and benefited from his school and his experiences in the areas of governance, politics, administration and leadership. He was educated at the hands of a number of teachers and scientists, and was educated on the way writers and scientists lessons, workshops and other mosques. It has wide readings in many aspects of knowledge, culture and sciences of civilization.
It came to power
On Monday, 26 June 1426, corresponding to August 1, 2005 styled king of Saudi Arabia to succeed King Fahd bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, and the failures of his brother Prince Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud and Crown Prince on the same day.
11 Ramadan 1382 AH corresponding to February 5, 1963, King Saud issued a royal decree eliminates appointed head of the National Guard, which remained vested until 11 November 1431 17th November 2010. In the year 1395 approval in 1975 was appointed second deputy prime minister and head of the National Guard and that with the accession of King Khaled rule. On 21 Shaaban 1402 H, corresponding to June 13, 1982 Monument Prince Fahd bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, King of Saudi Arabia who issued the same day a royal appointment as First Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the National Guard in addition to being the crown prince.
Also took a number of other positions, namely:
President of the Supreme Economic Council.
Chairman of the Supreme Council for Petroleum and Minerals.
Chairman of the Supreme Council for the Disabled.
President of King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Foundation for Developmental Housing.
President of the Equestrian Club in Riyadh.
President of King Abdul Aziz and His Companions Foundation for Giftedness and Creativity “talent”.