World Who's Who Routledge - Taylor and Francis Group





Reigning Royal Families

Biographical entries of most of the reigning monarchs and of certain other members of the reigning royal families will be found in their appropriate alphabetical order in the biographical section of this site.

The name under which they can be found in the text of the site is listed and hyperlinked in this section in bold UPPERCASE type.


KUWAIT

Reigning Amir:

SHEIKH SABAH AL-AHMAD AL-JABER AS-SABAH
b. 16 June 1929; married Fatuwah bint Salman as-Sabah (died 1990); four children (two deceased); succeeded as Amir 29 January 2006, following the abdication of Sheikh Saad al-Abdullah as-Salim as-Sabah.

Crown Prince:

HH Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Jaber as-Sabah
b. 1937; four sons, one daughter; proclaimed Crown Prince 20 February 2006.



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