Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani, Qatari monarch, Died at 84


Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad bin Abdullah bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani was born on September 17, 1932, and died on October 23, 2016.

He was the Emir of Qatar from February 27, 1972, until he was deposed by his son Hamad bin Khalifa on June 27, 1995.

Khalifa was the grandfather of the current Emir, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.

Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani passed away at 84 years old.