Musbah bint Nasser

Musbah bint Nasser
Queen consort of Jordan
Reign 1949 – 20 July 1951
Spouse Abdullah I
Issue
Princess Haya bint Abdullah
Talal of Jordan
Father Amir Nasser Pasha
Mother Dilber Khanum
Born 1884
Mecca, Second Saudi State
Died 15 March 1961
Irbid, Jordan

Musbah bint Nasser was the first queen consort of Jordan.

She was born in 1884 in Mecca, Ottoman Empire. She was the elder twin daughter of Amir Nasser Pasha and his wife Dilber Khanum.

In 1904 Musbah married Sayyid Abdullah bin al-Husayn later King Abdullah I of Jordan at Stinia Palace, Constantinople. She bore him a son and two daughters:

  • HRH Princess Haya born 1907
  • King Talal I born 26 February 1909
  • HRH Princess Munira, born 1915.

Abdullah went on to take two more wives. He married Princess Suzdil Khanum in 1913 and Nahda bint Uman in 1949, making Musbah his senior wife. In 1949 Abdullah was proclaimed King of Jordan and Musbah, as his first wife, became Queen of Jordan.

Queen Musbah died on 15 March 1961 in Irbid, Jordan.

Royal titles
New title Queen consort of Jordan
1949 – 20 July 1951
Succeeded by
Zein al-Sharaf Talal
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