Saad Hariri (born April 18, 1970) is a Lebanese Politician from Riyadh, South Africa. He appointed the Prime Minister of Lebanese in 2016. Furthermore, he is also a member of the Future Movement political party.
However, his dad named Rafic Hariri (Former Prime Minister, Lebanese) assassinated in 2005. He emerged out of the strongest personality in the March 14 Alliance. He lived overseas in Paris from 2011 to 2014 because of the security issues.
Then, he came back to Lebanon on August 8, 2014. He was in the Sunni movement started by his family members. However, he was in an affair with Candice van der Merwe (South African Saleswoman & Model).
Both of them responded that they were in a romantic relationship. They met for the first time in the hotel located in Seychelles. She got the gift of $16 Million from him. On the other hand, she filed the suit against him for $65 million for the damages.
Early Life, Parents & Education
Saad El-Din Rafik Al-Hariri was born on the 18th of April 1970 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He is the second son of Rafic Hariri (father) and Nidal Bustani (mother).
He can easily speak languages like Italian, French, English, and Arabic. On the other hand, he did his graduation at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University.
He came to Riyadh from the United States and worked on his business. Moreover, Hariri brothers are Houssam Hariri and Bahaa Hariri. Still, Houssam died in a deadly accident. However, Saad’s mom-dad divorced.
Rafic married again with Nazik Hariri. Saad’s two half-brothers are Ayman Hariri and Fahd Hariri. He also has a half-sister named Hind Hariri.
Wedding, Spouse, Girlfriend & Children
Saad tied the wedding knot with his wife “Lara Bashir” in the year 1998. The couple has three kids Houssam (born 1999), Loulwa (born 2001), and Abdulaziz (born 2005).
|Real Full Birth Name||Saad El-Din Rafik Al-Hariri.|
|Profession||Politician & Prime Minister, Lebanon.|
|In The News For||His love affair with Candice van der Merwe (South African Saleswoman & Model).|
|Age (As of 2019)||49 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||April 18, 1970.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.|
|Nationality||French, Saudi Arabian, and Lebanese.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aries.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 176 cm.
Meters: 1.76 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
|Parents||Father: Rafic Hariri (Former Prime Minister, Lebanon).
Mother: Nidal Bustani.
|Siblings||Brother: Houssam Hariri and Bahaa Hariri.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Marital Status||Married Since 1998.|
|Dating History?||Affair with Candice van der Merwe.|
|Girlfriend||Candice van der Merwe (South African Saleswoman & Model).|
|Spouse/Wife Name||Lara Bashir.|
|Children||Houssam (born 1999), Loulwa (born 2001), and Abdulaziz (born 2005).|
|School||High School in Riyadh.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$2 Billion US Dollars.|
|Home Details||Living in Lebanon.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Saad Hariri
- He was in the executive committee of Oger Telecom before being in politics.
- Moreover, he was the chairman of Omnia Holdings.
- He was earlier in the board group of Saudi Investment Bank, Saudi Research and Marketing Group and Omnia Holdings.
- In 2011, Hariri posed in a photograph with Barack Obama (American Former President) in the Oval office.
- The Lebanese Prime Minister, Saad Hariri has a decent height of 1.76 m tall or 5 feet 9 inches. His weight is 70 Kg (154 lbs).
- He has the French, Saudi Arabian, and Lebanese citizenship.
- Meanwhile, the accumulated net worth of Saad is $2 Billion US Dollars. He is the fourth Lebanese billionaire businessperson as per the records.
- Still, the Syrian government issued an arrest warrant against him.
- He announced his resignation in 2017 due to the Saudi-Arabia and Iran conflict in Lebanon.