Political figure known for being the King of Morocco. He is known for being a member of the Alaouite Royal dynasty and assumed the throne in July of 1999. He is best recognized for his work in social reform and liberalization.
He was first appointed Heir Apparent and Crown Prince on the day of his birth. He earned his bachelor's degree in law from the Mohammed V University at Agdal in 1985. He then obtained his PhD in law in October of 1993.
He has earned several titles and honors including Grand Master of the Order of Muhammed in July of 1999, Grand Master of the Order of Fidelity in 1999, and Grand Master of the Order of the Military Merit in 1999 as well.
He was born into the royal family in Rabat, Morocco and married Salma Bennani in 2001.