The Saudi royal family

Abdulaziz Ibn Saud 1932-53

First monarch of Saudi Arabia

Saud 1953-64

Deposed by Faisal

Faisal 1964-75

Assassinated by a nephew

Khalid 1975-82

Fahd 1982-2005

Nayef

Crown Prince 2011-12

Mohammed

bin Nayef

Crown Prince

April 2015-

June 2017

 

Abdullah 2005-15

Mohammed

bin Salman

Crown Prince

June 2017-

Salman bin

Abdulaziz 2015-

Muqrin

Crown Prince

Jan-April 2015

Other sons

King, dates reigned

Abdulaziz Ibn Saud

1932-53

First monarch of Saudi Arabia

Other

sons

Nayef

Crown Prince

2011-12

Saud

1953-64

Deposed

by Faisal

Khalid

1975-82

Salman

bin Abdulaziz

2015-

Muqrin

Crown Prince

Jan-April 2015

Faisal

1964-75

Assassinated

by a nephew

Fahd

1982-2005

Abdullah

2005-15

Mohammed bin Nayef

Crown Prince

April 2015-June 2017

 

Mohammed bin

Salman

Crown Prince

June 2017-