July 5th, 2014
Sharif Zeid bin Hussein bin Nasser (b. 1947) paaed away yesterday. His funeral will be held today at the royal tombs.
The late Sharif is the son of princess Maqbula bint Abdullah I of Jordan & H.H. Prince Hussein bin Nasser. He was married (first) to his first cousin, Sharifa Thuraya bint Rakan but they divorced later .His second wife is Ferihan Dabbas. He had issue:
• Sharif Hussein bin Zeid ( s/o Thuraya).
• Sharif Hassan bin Zeid (s/o Ferihan)
• Captain Sharif ‘Ali bin Zeid.who was killed in Afghanstan few years ago ( s/o Ferihan)
• Sharif ‘Abdu’llah bin Zeid
“God has given me many blessings. But the greatest of all is to be husband to Rania and father to our children Hussein, Iman, Salma and Hashem. They are the lights of my life”.
HM King Abdullah II