Head of State: Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said

Head of State since: 23rd July 1970

Predecessor: Said bin Taimur

Heir to the Throne: Not yet known

National Anthem: Nashid as-Salaam as-Sultani

Information about the Monarch:

Qaboos was born on 18th November 1940. He is currently unmarried and has no children. The Sultan has not yet named his heir.

Interesting fact:

Qaboos came to power following a coup which saw him overthrow his father as Sultan of Oman in 1970.


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