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Emir Saud bin Jiluwi
Emir Saud bin Jiluwi was the Governor of the Eastern Province
for more than 30 years. This picture was taken in the middle 1960s.
Saud bin Jiluwis father, Abdullah - a close cousin to King Abdul Aziz, participated in the capture of the Masmak fort in Riyadh in 1902. Abdullah threw a spear at Ajlan, the Al Rashid Emir of Riyadh, but it missed him and stuck in the door to the fort. Before Ajlan could close the door, Abdul Aziz grabbed him. He kicked the king in the groin and fled. Abdullah chased Ajlan down and killed him.