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Princess Rahma bint Hassan

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Religion  Islam
Name  Princess bint
Uncles  Hussein of Jordan

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Born  13 August 1969 (age 46)Amman, Jordan (1969-08-13)
Spouse  Alaa Batayneh(m. 1997)
Issue  Aysha El BataynehArif El Batayneh
House  House of Hashim (by birth)
Father  Prince Hassan bin Talal
Mother  Princess Sarvath al-Hassan
Children  Arif El Batayneh, Aysha El Batayneh
Parents  Prince Hassan bin Talal, Princess Sarvath al-Hassan
Grandparents  Talal of Jordan, Zein al-Sharaf Talal, Shaista Suhrawardy Ikramullah, Mohammed Ikramullah
Cousins  Haya bint Hussein, Ali bin Hussein, Abdullah II of Jordan, Hamzah bin Hussein, Hashim bin Hussein
Similar People  Prince Hassan bin Talal, Princess Sarvath al‑Hassan, Princess Badiya bint Hassan, Princess Sumaya bint Hass, Prince Rashid bin Hassan

Princess Rahma bint Hassan (born 13 August 1969) is a Jordanian princess. Her father is Prince Hassan bin Talal and her mother is Princess Sarvath El Hassan.



  • International Community School in Amman, Jordan
  • Sherborne School for Girls in Dorset, England
  • Trinity College, University of Cambridge, England - B.A. Hons in Oriental Studies (1991)
  • Trinity College, University of Cambridge, England - M.Phil. in International Relations (1992)
  • Marriage and children

    In July 1997, she married Alaa Batayneh, the son of Arif El Batayneh, one of Jordan's senators. Her husband is the country's current Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources. They have two children together:

  • Aysha El Batayneh (born 2002)
  • Arif El Batayneh (born 2006)
  • Career

    Princess Rahma's work presently involves education and sports.

    National honours

  •  Jordan: Grand Cordon of the Order of the Independence (2006)
  • Foreign honours

  •  Netherlands: Knight Grand Cross of the Order of Orange-Nassau (2006)
  • References

    Princess Rahma bint Hassan Wikipedia