Princess Raiyah bint Al Hussein of Jordan

Princess Raiyah bint Al Hussein
Princess Raiyah of Jordan

Father Hussein of Jordan
Mother Queen Noor
Born (1986-02-09) 9 February 1986 (age 28)
Amman, Jordan
Jordanian Royal Family

HM The King
HM The Queen

HM Queen Noor

Princess Raiyah Bint Al-Hussein (born 9 February 1986[1] ) is the youngest daughter of King Hussein of Jordan and Queen Noor. She has two brothers Hamzah and Hashem and an elder sister Princess Iman.[2]

She studied the International Baccalaureate at the United World College of the Atlantic and received her master's degree in Japanese and International Relations at Edinburgh University.

She took a year abroad studying at Ritsumeikan University in Japan.

She currently works in Japan.

Princess Raiyah is an avid fan and skilled player of polo, as well as a practitioner of several martial arts including kendo and aikido.

She is a half-sister to King Abdullah II of Jordan.

She is of Jordanian descent on her father's side and Scottish, English, Syrian,and Swedish descent on her mother's side. Her mother was born an American.



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