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Al-Urdun

1700 - 710 Kingdom of Moab

710 - 582 Assyrian Rule

582 - 539 To Babylon

539 - 332 To Persia

332 - 323 To Macedon

323 BC - 106 AD Kingdom of Nabatea

106 Roman Rule

220 - 638 Kingdom of Ghassan

395 - 529 Byzantine rule

1118 - 1199 Lordship of Oultrejordain (vassel of Kingdom of Jerusalem)

1189 - 1516 Part by Egypt

1516 Part of Ottoman Empire

25 Sep 1918 British occupation of Amman

12 May 1920 Part of British Mandate of Palistine

11 Apr 1921 Emirate of Transjordan

25 May 1923 Separated from Palestine

28 Feb 1928 Britian recognises Jordanian independence but retains Protectorate

22 Mar 1946 End of British Mandate

03 Apr 1949 Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

24 Apr 1950 - 12 Jun 1967 West Bank incorparated in to Jordan

14 Feb - 14 Jul 1958 Federation with the Kingdom of Iraq

12 Jun 1967 West Bank occupied by Israel

01 Aug 1988 Jordan renounces claim to the West Bank

26 Oct 1994 Jordan and Israel sign a full peace treaty establishing

diplomatic relations

 

Ancient Jordan

Monarchs of Moab

1700 Moab

1400 Saraph

1300 Sheth

1300-1280 Zippor

1280 Balak

1150 Eglon

900 Pahath-Moab

900-870 Chemosh-Gyt

870-840 Mesha

840 Salamanu

800 Chemosh Nadab I

735 Chemosh Nadab II

700 Chemosh Nadab III

700 Musuri

668-633 Kamalshaltu

590 Chemosh-Haleth

Kings of Nabatea

169-140 Aretas I

140-110 Malichus I

110-100 Erotimus I

100-96 Aretas II

96-90 Obodas I

90-.. Rabbel I

82-62 Aretas III Philhellen

62 Obodas II

62-30 Malichus II

30-09 Obodas III

09 BC - 40 AD Aretas IV Philopatris

40-70 Malichas III

70-106 Rabbel II

Kingdom of Ghassan

Emirs of Ghassan

220-265 Ghassanid, Jafnah I

265-270 Ghassanid, Amr I

270-287 Ghassanid, Thalabah

287-307 Ghassanid, al-Harith I

307-317 Ghassanid, Jabalah I

317-327 Ghassanid, al-Harith II

327-330 Ghassanid, al-Mundhir I

327-330 Ghassanid, al-Aiharm

327-342 Ghassanid, al-Numan I

330-356 Ghassanid, Amr II

327-361 Ghassanid, Jabalah II

361-362 Ghassanid, al-Numan II

361-391 Ghassanid, Jafnah II

391-418 Ghassanid, al-Numan III

418-434 Ghassanid, Jabalah III

434-455 Ghassanid, al-Numan IV

434-453 Ghassanid, al-Numan V

434-456 Ghassanid, al-Harith III

453-465 Ghassanid, Hijr ibn al-Numan

453-472 Ghassanid, al-Mundhir II

453-486 Ghassanid, Amr III

486-512 Ghassanid, al-Harith IV

512-529 Ghassanid, Jabalah IV

529-569 Ghassanid, al-Harith V

569-581 Ghassanid, al-Mundhir III

570-582 Ghassanid, Abu Kirab

582-583 Ghassanid, al-Numan VI

583 Ghassanid, al-Harith VI

583-600 Ghassanid, al-Numan VII

600-614 Ghassanid, al-Aiham ibn Jabalah

614-616 Ghassanid, al-Mundhir IV

614-618 Ghassanid, Sharahil ibn Jabalah

618-628 Ghassanid, Amr IV

628-632 Ghassanid, Jabalah V

632-638 Ghassanid, Jabalah VI

Outrejordain (Crusader State)

Lords of Outrejordain

1118 - 1126 d'Montreal, Roman

1126 - 1147 d'Montreal, Payen le Bouteiller

1147 - 1150 d'Montreal, Maurice

1161 - 1168 d'Milly, Philip

1168 - 1174 d'Milly, Miles de Plancy

1174 - 04 Jul 1187 d'Milly, Raynald

04 Jul 1187 - 1197 von Toron, Humfried

1197 - 1199 Alice of Armenia

Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Government: Kingdom.

Languages: Arabic, English, Cicassin, Armenian, Kurdish.

Capital: Amman.

Religion: Sunni Islam, Orthodox, Anglican.

National Anthem: "As-salam al-Malaki al-urdin" ("Long live the King of Jordan!").

National Emblem:

National Day: 25th May Independence day from UK (1946).

National Motto: Allah, al-Watan, al-Malik (God, Country, the King).

Currency: Jordanian Dinar.

 

Kings

11 Apr 1921 - 20 Jul 1951 Hashim, Abdullah I ......................... 1880-1951

20 Jul - 05 Sep 1951 Naif ibn Abdullah .......................... 1914-1983

al-Hashimi (Regent)

20 Jul 1951 - 11 Aug 1952 Hashim, Talal .............................. 1909-1972

04 Jul 1952 - 02 May 1953 Regency Council

- Ibrahim Hashim ............................. 1888-1958

- Suleiman Toukan ............................ 1892-1958

- Abdul Rahman Rusheidat

- Queen Zein al-Sharaf ....................... 1916-1994

11 Aug 1952 - 07 Feb 1999 Hashim, Hussein ............................ 1935-1999

14 Jul 1998 - 19 Jan 1999 Hassan ibn Talal al-Hashimi ................ 1947-

(Regent)

07 Feb 1999 - Hashim, Abdullah II ........................ 1962-

 

Prime Ministers

11 Apr - 15 Aug 1921 Rashid Tali ................................ 1876-1926

15 Aug 1921 - 10 Mar 1922 Muzhir ar-Rashid (1st Time) ................ 1886-1948

10 Mar 1922 - 01 Feb 1923 Ali Rida ar-Riqabi ......................... 1864-1943

(1st Time)

01 Feb - 05 Sep 1923 Muzhir ar-Rashid (2nd Time)

05 Sep 1923 - 03 May 1924 Hassan Khalid Abul-Huda .................... 1871-1936

(1st Time)

03 May 1924 - 26 Jun 1926 Ali Rida ar-Riqabi (2nd Time)

26 Jun 1926 - 22 Feb 1931 Hassan Khalid Abul-Huda (2nd Time)

22 Feb 1931 - 18 Oct 1933 Abdullah as-Sarraj (1st Time)

18 Oct 1933 - 28 Sep 1938 Ibrahim Hashim ............................. 1878-1958

28 Sep 1938 - 15 Oct 1944 Tawfiq Abdul-Huda .......................... 1894-1956

(1st Time)

15 Oct 1944 - 19 May 1945 Samir ar-Rifai ............................. 1901-1965

(1st Time)

19 May 1945 - 04 Feb 1947 Abdullah as-Sarraj (2nd Time)

04 Feb - 28 Dec 1947 Samir ar-Rifai (2nd Time)

28 Dec 1947 - 12 Apr 1950 Tawfiq Abdul-Huda (2nd Time)

12 Apr - 04 Dec 1950 Sa`id al-Mufti ............................. 1898-1989

(1st Time)

04 Dec 1950 - 25 Jul 1951 Samir ar-Rifai (3rd Time)

25 Jul 1951 - 05 May 1953 Tawfiq Abdul-Huda (3rd Time)

05 May 1953 - 04 May 1954 Fawzi al-Mulqi ............................. 1910-1962

04 May 1954 - 30 May 1955 Tawfiq Abdul-Huda (4th Time)

30 May - 15 Dec 1955 Sa'id al-Mufti (2nd Time)

15 Dec - 21 Dec 1955 Hazza` al-Majali ........................... 1919-1960

(1st Time)

21 Dec 1955 - 09 Jan 1956 Abdullah as-Sarraj (3rd Time)

09 Jan - 22 May 1956 Samir ar-Rifai (4th Time)

22 May - 30 Jun 1956 Sa'id al-Mufti (3rd Time)

01 Jul - 29 Oct 1956 Abdullah as-Sarraj (4th Time)

29 Oct 1956 - 13 Apr 1957 Sulayman an-Nabulsi ........................ 1908-1976

13 Apr - 15 Apr 1957 Abdul Halim an-Nair ........................

15 Apr - 24 Apr 1957 Husayin al-Khalidi ......................... 1895-1962

24 Apr 1957 - 18 May 1958 Abdullah as-Sarraj (5th Time)

18 May 1958 - 06 May 1959 Samir ar-Rifai (5th Time)

06 May 1959 - 29 Aug 1960 Hazza al-Majali (2nd Time)

29 Aug 1960 - 28 Jan 1962 Bahjat at-Talhouni ......................... 1913-1994

(1st Time)

28 Jan 1962 - 27 Mar 1963 Wasif at-Tall .............................. 1919-1971

(1st Time)

27 Mar - 21 Apr 1963 Samir ar-Rifai (6th Time)

21 Apr 1963 - 06 Jul 1964 Sharif Hussein ibn Nasir ................... 1902-1982

06 Jul 1964 - 14 Feb 1965 Bahjat at-Talhouni (2nd Time)

14 Feb 1965 - 04 Mar 1967 Wasif at-Tall (2nd Time)

04 Mar 1967 - 24 Mar 1969 Bahjat at-Talhouni (3rd Time)

24 Mar - 13 Aug 1969 Abd al-Mumin ar-Rafai ...................... 1917-1985

(1st Time)

13 Aug 1969 - 27 Jun 1970 Bahjat at-Talhouni (4th Time)

27 Jun - 16 Sep 1970 Abd al-Mumin ar-Rafai (2nd Time)

16 Sep - 26 Sep 1970 Al-Za`eem Muhammed Daoud Al-Abbasi ......... 1914-1972

26 Sep - 28 Oct 1970 Ahmad Touqan ............................... 1903-1981

28 Oct 1970 - 28 Nov 1971 Wasif at-Tall (3rd Time)

29 Nov 1971 - 26 May 1973 Ahmad al-Lawzi ............................. 1925-2014

26 May 1973 - 13 Jul 1976 Zaid ar-Rifai (1st Time) ................... 1936-

13 Jul 1976 - 19 Dec 1979 Mudar Badran (1st Time) .................... 1934-

19 Dec 1979 - 03 Jun 1980 Sharif Abdul Hamid Sharaf .................. 1939-1980

03 Jun - 28 Aug 1980 Qassim ar-Rimawi ........................... 1918-1982

28 Aug 1980 - 10 Jan 1984 Mudar Badran (2nd Time)

10 Jan 1984 - 04 Feb 1985 Ahmad Abdel Obeidat ........................ 1938-

04 May 1985 - 27 Apr 1989 Zaid ar-Rifai (2nd Time)

27 Apr - 04 Dec 1989 Sharif Zaid ibn Shaker ..................... 1934-2002

(1st Time)

04 Dec 1989 - 19 Jun 1991 Mudar Badran (3rd Time)

19 Jun - 21 Nov 1991 Taher al-Masri ............................. 1942-

21 Nov 1991 - 29 May 1993 Sharif Zaid ibn Shaker (2nd Time)

29 May 1993 - 07 Jan 1995 Abdul Salam al-Majali ...................... 1925-

07 Jan 1995 - 04 Feb 1996 Sharif Zaid ibn Shaker (2nd Time)

04 Feb 1996 - 19 Mar 1997 Abdul Karim al-Kabariti .................... 1949-

19 Mar 1997 - 20 Aug 1998 Abdul Salam al-Majali (2nd Time)

20 Aug 1998 - 04 Mar 1999 Fayez al-Tarawneh (1st Time)

04 Mar 1999 - 19 Jun 2000 Abdul Rauf al-Rawabdeh ..................... 1939-

19 Jun 2000 - 25 Oct 2003 Ali Abu al-Ragheb .......................... 1946-

25 Oct 2003 - 07 Apr 2005 Faisel al-Fayez ............................ 1952-

07 Apr - 27 Nov 2005 Adnan Badran ............................... 1935-

27 Nov 2005 - 25 Nov 2007 Marouf al-Bakhit ........................... 1947-

(1st Time)

25 Nov 2007 - 14 Dec 2009 Nader Dahabi ............................... 1946-

14 Dec 2009 - 01 Feb 2011 Samir al-Rifai ............................. 1966-

01 Feb - 24 Oct 2011 Marouf al-Bakhit (2nd Time)

24 Oct 2011 - 02 May 2012 Awn Shawkat Al-Khasawneh ................... 1950-

02 May - 11 Oct 2012 Fayez al-Tarawneh (2nd Time)

11 Oct 2012 - 01 Jun 2016 Dr. Abdullah Ensour ........................ 1939-

01 Jun 2016 - Hani al-Mulki .............................. 1951-

 

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