Princess Haya, the daughter of the former king of Jordan

Princess Haya was born in May 1974. Her father was King Hussein of Jordan, and her mother was Queen Alia al-Hussein. She was just three years old when her mother was killed in a helicopter crash in the south of the country. The current ruler of Jordan, King Abdullah II, is her half-brother.Princess Haya in UK ‘in fear of her life’The princess spent a lot of time in the UK as a child. She was educated at two private schools, Badminton School in Bristol and Bryanston School in Dorset, before studying Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) at Oxford University.