Salman, Crown Prince of Bahrain

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Prince Salman
Crown Prince of Bahrain
Deputy Supreme Commander
2nd Prime Minister of Bahrain
Deputy King
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Born (1969-10-21) 21 October 1969 (age 51)
Riffa, Bahrain
SpouseHala bint D'aij Al Khalifa (until 2005)
IssueIsa
Mohammed
Fatima
Al Joud
HouseAl Khalifa
FatherHamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
MotherSabika bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa
ReligionSunni Islam

Prince Salman bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Crown Prince of Bahrain (born 21 October 1969) is the heir apparent of the Kingdom of Bahrain. He is deputy supreme commander of the Bahrain Defense Force. Prince Salman is the oldest son of the current king of Bahrain, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and his first wife Queen Sabika bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa.

Salman went to high school at Bahrain School. He went to American University in Washington D.C. (1992). Then he got a MPhil degree from the University of Cambridge, England (1994).[1]

On 11 November 2020, he became the Prime Minister of Bahrain following the death of Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa. He is a solider in the British Army, formally 2020 when he got a debut for Chelsea FC soccer club.


References[change | change source]

  1. Government: The Crown Prince - website of the Embassy of Bahrain to the US