Qaboos bin Said Al Said of Oman

Politician

1940 –

Who is Qaboos bin Said Al Said of Oman?

Qaboos bin Said Al Said is the Sultan of Oman and its Dependencies. He rose to power after overthrowing his father, Said bin Taimur, in a palace coup in 1970. He is the 14th-generation descendant of the founder of the Al Bu Sa'idi dynasty.

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Born
Nov 18, 1940
Salalah
Also known as
  • Qaboos bin Said al Said
  • Qaboos of Oman
  • Qaboos bin Said al Said of Oman
Parents
  • Said bin Taimur
  • Mazoon al-Mashani
Spouses
  • Nawal bint Tariq
    (1976 - )
Nationality
  • Oman
Profession
Education
  • Royal Military Academy Sandhurst