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Saud bin Faisal
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Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
13 October 1975 – 29 April 2015
Monarch Khalid
Fahd
Abdullah
Salman
Preceded by Faisal
Succeeded by Adel al-Jubeir
Personal details
Born (1940-01-02)2 January 1940
Ta'if, Saudi Arabia
Died 9 July 2015(2015-07-09) (aged 75)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Political party Independent
Alma mater Princeton University

Saud bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (Arabic: سعود بن فيصل بن عبد العزيز آل سعود), also known as Saud Al Faisal (Arabic: سعود الفيصل‎; 2 January 1940 – 9 July 2015), was a Saudi diplomat and statesman. He served as Saudi Arabia's foreign minister from 1975 to 2015.

By the time of his retirement, he was the world's longest-serving foreign minister. He was a member of the Saudi royal family.

Saud died on 9 July 2015 from complications from Parkinson's disease after going through surgery in Los Angeles, California at the age of 75.


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