Hessa bint Salman Al Khalifa



Age: 76


Summary: member of the Bahraini royal family better known as the widow and queen consort of the tiny Saudi Arabian island's late King Isa ibn Salman Al Khalifa and mother of the current monarch King Hamad ibn Isa Al Khalifa who was active in charitable causes during her life and was also referred by The Gulf Daily News as a "pioneer" in the promotion of humanitarian causes within Bahrain such as the care of orphans, the construction of new mosques, and aid to women who were divorced or widowed.



Cause of Death: Not released


Born: 1932


Died: August 5, 2009


Location: Sakhir, Bahrain