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Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa
1st Emir of Bahrain
13th Hakim of Bahrain
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Isa bin Salman in 1998
Reign 2 November 1961 – 6 March 1999
Coronation 16 December 1961
Born (1933-06-03)3 June 1933
Birthplace Jasra, Bahrain
Died 6 March 1999(1999-03-06) (aged 65)
Place of death Manama, Bahrain
Buried Al Rifa'a Cemetery
Predecessor Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa
Successor Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
Consort to Hessa bint Salman Al Khalifa
Children King Hamad
Sheikh Rashed
Sheikh Mohammed
Sheikh Abdullah
Sheikh Ali
Sheika Munira
Sheika Maryam
Sheika Shaikha
Sheika Nora
Royal House Al Khalifa
Father Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa
Mother Mouza bint Hamad Al Khalifa
Religious beliefs Sunni Islam

Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa, GCB, GCMG (Arabic: عيسى بن سلمان آل خليفة; 3 June 1933 – 6 March 1999) was the 1st emir of Bahrain from 1961 until his death. Born in Jasra, he became emir upon the death of his father, Salman ibn Hamad.

The emir died of a heart attack. He was succeeded by his son, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.


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