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Abdullah
عبد الله
Yang di-Pertuan Agong XVI
Sultan of Pahang
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Reign 31 January 2019 – present
Coronation 30 July 2019
Full name Tengku Abdullah ibni Tengku Ahmad Shah
Born 30 July 1959 (1959-07-30) (age 62)
Birthplace Istana Mangga Tunggal, Pekan, Pahang, Malaya
(now Pekan, Pahang, Malaysia)
Predecessor Muhammad V
Consort to
Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah (m. 1986)

Cik Puan Julia Rais (m. 1991)
Children Tengku Amir Nasser Ibrahim Shah (adopted)
Tengku Ahmad Iskandar Shah (died 1990)
Tengku Hassanal Ibrahim Alam Shah
Tengku Muhammad Iskandar Ri’ayatuddin Shah
Tengku Ahmad Ismail Mu’adzam Shah
Tengku Puteri Afzan Aminah Hafidzatullah
Tengku Puteri Jihan Azizah Athiyatullah
Tengku Puteri Iman Afzan
Tengku Ilisha Ameera
Tengku Ilyana
Father Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah
Mother Tengku Ampuan Afzan
Religious beliefs Sunni Islam

Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta'in Billah (Jawi: السلطان عبدالله رعاية الدين المصطفى بالله شاه الحاج ابن المرحوم سلطان حاج احمد شاه المستعين بالله) (born 30 July 1959) is the 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong (head of state) of Malaysia and the sixth Sultan of Pahang. He was made Sultan on 15 January 2019, replacing his father, Sultan Ahmad Shah on 11 January.

On 24 January 2019, days after his accession to the throne of Pahang, he was elected as the 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia. He was sworn in on 31 January.

He was also a member of the FIFA Council from 2015 to 2019.

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