Firyal, Princess of Jordan

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Name
Firyal, Princess of Jordan Gender: F
Firyal Al-Rasheid
born on 4 September 1943 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Jerusalem, Israel, 31n46, 35e14
Timezone IDT h3e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 10°55' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 01°57 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 10°39'



Princess of Jordan Firyal
photo: Chin Tsi-ang, license cc-by-sa-4.0

Biography

Jordanian princess, humanitarian, and philanthropist, world-travelled and noted for being gracious and cosmopolitan. She has been a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador since 1992, for whom she works on programs for education and protection of world heritage. She is a board member at the International Rescue Committee (IRC), New York Public Library, and a wide range of museums and universities, including the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Princess Firyal is a graduate of Columbia University. From 1964 to 1978 she was married to Prince Muhammad bin Talal—younger brother of the late HM King Hussein of Jordan—by whom she has two sons, Prince Talal and Prince Ghazi.

Relationships

  • has other family relationship with Hussein, King of Jordan (born 14 November 1935). Notes: Siblings-in-law, 1964-1978

Source Notes

Originally this entry had a birth place of San Diego, California: LMR quoted a colleague, data from the Princess as "between 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM."

In April 2021 the birth place was changed; Sy Scholfield quoted from the Princess's official website biography: "H.R.H. Princess Firyal was born in Jerusalem, the daughter of the late Farid Al-Rasheid, a prominent political leader and land owner, who served as a Minister in the Government and Senate in Jordan. Her mother, Farida, was a Chair of the Red Crescent Society in the West Bank of Jordan" [1].

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Appearance gorgeous
  • Traits : Body : Race (Middle Eastern, Palestinian descent)
  • Traits : Personality : Gracious/ sociable (Gracious)
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted (Prince Muhammad bin Talal)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two sons)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Philanthropist
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Travel
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Lived and studied in USA)
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social (Humanitarian)
  • Vocation : Politics : Diplomat (UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Hashim, Jordan, by marriage)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Profiles Of Women