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 Ibn Saud

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Ibn Saud Famous memorial

Birth
Riyadh, ar-Riyāḍ, Saudi Arabia
Death 9 Nov 1953 (aged 72)
Makkah, Saudi Arabia
Burial Riyadh, ar-Riyāḍ, Saudi Arabia
Memorial ID 14817613 View Source

Saudi Royalty. He was the founder and first King of Saudi Arabia. Saud consolidated his power and assumed the new Saudi throne in 1932, after years of inter-tribal warfare. He ruled until his death. During Saud's reign, oil was discovered in Saudi Arabia in 1938.

Bio by: Kris 'Peterborough K' Peterson


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