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Faisal II (also Faysal II)

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Born: 1935 AD
Died: 1958 AD, at 23 years of age.

Nationality: Iraqi
Categories: King

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1935 - Born on the 2nd of May in Baghdad ,Iraq.

 

1939-1958 - King of Iraq, started at early age of 4.

Little known fact: He was an asthma fighter.

 

1940s-1950s - Went to United Kingdom to study at Harrow School along with his cousin King Hussein of Jordan.

 

1953 - Assumed full powers on 2nd of May.

 

1958 - Shot with a machine gun in his palace garden along with his family and servants.

 

 

 

 


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