2001 News Story

Prince Fahd bin Salman bin Abdulaziz dies in Riyadh

The Royal Court today announced the death of  His Royal Highness Prince Fahd bin Salman bin Abdulaziz of heart failure.  He was 46.  Prince Fahd is the son of the Governor of Riyadh Province Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz.  Funeral prayers will be held at the Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh following regular afternoon prayer today.  Prince Salman will receive condolences at his palace at Al-Maazar district in Riyadh.

After graduating from King Saud University in Riyadh, Prince Fahd studied business administration in the United States. On his return to the Kingdom, he joined the Ministry of Interior, and served as Deputy Governor of the Eastern Province from 1406-1412 H [1986 to 1991]. From then until his death he was in private business, and also served as Secretary-General of the charitable association for kidney failure patients.