His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, turns one year older today. As November 14 marks the 37th birthday of the Crown Prince, popularly known as Fazza, which means “the one who helps” in Arabic – there was an outpouring of love and best wishes from his well-wishers in the United Arab Emirates and across the globe.
Fans of Sheikh Hamdan did not leave any stone unturned in sending congratulatory messages his way on social media platforms including Twitter and Instagram.
The Crown Prince holds a following of 8.7 million followers on the photo-sharing site and often uploads pictures of his hobbies which include animals, poetry, sports, photography and adventures as well as glimpses from his official engagements.
Since his appointment as the new hereditary prince back in February, 2008, Sheikh Hamdan has garnered renowned praise for multiple reasons. He currently heads the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Establishment for young entrepreneurs and is on the Dubai sports council and the Dubai Autism Centre.
He is also the founder of the Hamdan International Photography Award, which was launched in 2011. These are just a few of his long list of achievements.