Hassanal Bolkiah

Picture of Hassanal Bolkiah

Date of Birth: 07/15/1946

Age: 70

Place of birth: Brunei Town

Nationality: Brunei


He graduated from the Institute "Victoria" in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (UK).

Since 1964 - the Crown Prince.

In 1967 he graduated from the Military Academy with the rank of captain.

Sultan proclaimed October 5, 1967.

August 1, 1968 - crowned.

Since 1984 - the Prime Minister, Finance Minister and Minister of Defense.


Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath (United Kingdom)

Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George (United Kingdom)

Order of Prince Yaroslav the Wise of I degree (Ukraine)

Many other awards


Field Marshal (Brunei, 1967)

Air Force Gen. Brunei (Brunei, 1967)

Admiral (Brunei, 1967)

General (United Kingdom, 23.02.1984, honorary title)

Air Chief Marshal Royal Air Force (UK, 06.11.1992, honorary zvaine)

Admiral (United Kingdom, 04/08/2001, an honorary title)