Saudi Arabia’s founder, Abdul Aziz ibn Saud’s 22 wives, 17 of them were wives and 45 sons. Abdul Aziz bin Saud of Saudi Arabia in 1932, based on today’s keeping himself declared king.

Brief History of Saudi Royal Family


Saud and the oil-rich Gulf country called Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia’s ruling princes and princesses of the family does not lack money. The deceased King Saud family was concerned. Saud family, a native of the Arabian Peninsula in the 18th century, Sheikh Saud bin Mohammad matches.

Saudi Arabia is the only country in the world whose name was born two centuries ago have been placed on local government. Sheikh Saud’s son Mohammad Mohammad bin Abdul cleric in 1744. The alliance said. Mohammad bin Abdul alone ‘pure Islam return’ ‘was the slogan. Later generations of Saud Bin Mohammad Ottoman forces in 1818 (Turkey) 6 years after it was defeated by the Saudi family regained control of the desert Riyadh was the center of power. In 1902 Abdul Aziz bin Saud tribe evicted from Riyadh while his rival Rashidi further consolidated his power.

Then Abdul Aziz from different tribes who fought and beat them united many areas. In 1913, it continued and gained control of the Gulf coast. The Arab defeat in 1918, the Ottoman Empire and the Ottoman Empire against the Sharif of Mecca Husayn ibn Ali declared final. Fatmyn position of Mecca in Egypt was founded in 967 AD. To the position of Mecca primary responsibility of the person intending Hajj in Mecca and Medina were managed. Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca in 1924 after becoming Aziz bin Saud has intensified its attacks and finally in 1925 to Imam Hussain was also ousted. Abdul Aziz bin Saud of Saudi Arabia in 1932, based on today’s keeping himself declared king. Abdul Aziz ibn Saud, then it grew in power he married the daughters of tribal chiefs.

Today, nearly twenty-five thousand of the royal family, while the total number of people who influence the number of princes is made almost two hundred. Oil production began in this conservative state in 1938, the Arab world’s richest countries would grow. Abdul Aziz bin Saud’s sons have made a total of forty-five. Nine founder of the Saudi state in November 1953 and subsequently died Abdulaziz Saud was appointed his successor. November 1964, King Saud dismissed charges of corruption and incompetence, and his half-brother King Faisal took power. King Saud died in exile in 1969. Who received the title of architect of modern Saudi Arabia, King Faisal in March 1975 killed one of his nephews. It was said that the killer was not right mentally.

The Faisal Mosque in Islamabad and Punjab city of Faisalabad Saudi King Faisal was named. King Faisal of Saudi Arabia after his half-brother, King Khalid’s reign, and in part to the ruler until his death in 1982. Then became ruler King Fahd and his life two years younger than his age, King Abdullah was appointed crown prince. King Fahd suffered a stroke in 1995, the practice was to perform most tasks King Abdullah. In 2005, King Fahd died and his place of King Abdullah, who died ly.jmah his brother’s place has been taken by Salman bin Abdulaziz.