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Hussein of Jordan
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|King of Jordan|
|Reign||11 August 1952 – 7 February 1999|
|Regency ended||2 May 1953|
|Born||14 November 1935|
|Died||7 February 1999 (aged 63)|
|Burial||8 February 1999|
|Spouse||Dina bint Abdul-Hamid (m. 1955–1957)|
Antoinette Gardiner (m. 1961–1972)
Alia Touqan (m. 1972–1977)
Details and adopted children
|Father||Talal of Jordan|
Hussein bin Talal (Arabic: الحسين بن طلال, Al-Ḥusayn ibn Ṭalāl; 14 November 1935 – 7 February 1999) was the King of Jordan from 11 August 1952 until his death on 7 February 1999. He died of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, aged 63.
- "King Hussein dies". BBC. 7 February 1999. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/273047.stm. Retrieved 5 September 2017.