JEDDAH – Prince Muhammad Al-Abdullah Al-Faisal passed away in the US, 11 A.M. Saudi time, Sunday. He was undergoing treatment about two months ago at King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Jeddah.
His body will be brought back to Jeddah on Tuesday and funeral prayer will be performed in the Grand Mosque at dawn on Wednesday, God willing. He will be buried in the Al-Adl Graveyard next to his father and mother.
The doctors at the specialist hospital had advised the prince to continue his treatment in the US.
Prince Muhammad Al-Abdullah Al-Faisal was born in Makkah in 1943. He received his general education until first year secondary school in the Model School in Taif and completed his secondary education in Laussane, Switzerland. He completed his university education in Switzerland as well.
Prince Muhammad chaired the boards of directors of several companies, including Al-Faisalia Holding Group.
He was a well-known poet and wrote poetry for many renowned singers. — Okaz/SG