All You Need to Know About the Aga Khan, his Net Worth, his House, Private Jet and his Alamshar Yacht
50 m (164 ft)
10 in 5 cabins
10 in 5 cabins
US$ 50 million
Who is the Owner of the Yacht Alamshar?
US$ 800 million
Aga Khan Foundation
December 13, 1936
Inaara Aga Khan, Salimah Aga Khan
Rahim, Hussain, Zahra, Prince Aly Muhammad Aga Khan
Bell Island, the Bahamas
Bombardier Global 6000 (LX-
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Luxury yacht Alamshar is designed to have a top speed of 65 knots, although she realizes a speed of 45 knots.
Prince Shah Karim Al Hussaini, Aga Khan IV, is the 49th hereditary Imam (Spiritual Leader) of the Shia Ismaili Muslims. He was born in December 1936. He was married to Inaara Aga Khan and Salimah Aga Khan. He has 4 children (Rahim, Hussain, Zahra, Prince Aly Muhammad).
He is a descendant of the Fatimids. The Egypt-
The title dates to 1818. When Hassan Ali Shah, the 46th Ismaili Imam, was granted the honorary hereditary title of “Aga Khan” by the Shah of Persia. The title “His Highness” was granted by Her Majesty the Queen of Great Britain in 1957.
It is believed that the Aga Khan is a direct lineal descendant of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Through Muhammad's cousin and son-
In 1986 he ordained the current version of the Ismailia Constitution. An ecclesiastical decree affirming to Nizari Ismailis his "sole right to interpret the Qur'an. And provide authoritative guidance on [all] matters of faith" . And formalizing his sole discretion, power and authority.
Luxury yacht Alamshar was delivered to her owner in 2014. After a 13 year long engineering and constr uction time. In 2018 and 2019 she regularly visited Lurssen yacht for further updates and improvements.
The yacht Alamshar was built with 6 (!) gas turbines, to reach a top speed of 65 knots. However at test runs it reached only 45 knots.
The yacht was named after the successful Irish Thoroughbred racehorse, which was bred at the his Aiglemont Estate. The estate is situated near the city of Gouvieux north of Paris, France
In the winter of 2018 Alamshar was sent to Lurssen in Germany, for a refit.
He is founder of the Aga Khan Development Network, which spends US$ 600 million a year on good causes.
Founded and guided by His Highness the AK Development Network (AKDN) brings together a number of development agencies, institutions, and programs. That work primarily in the poorest parts of Asia and Africa.
A central feature of the AKDN's approach to development is to design and implement strategies. In which its different agencies participate in particular settings. To help those in need achieve a level of self-
He owns a Bombardier Global 6000 private jet, with registration LX-
He owns a private island in the Bahamas, known as Bell Island. He is rumored to have paid US$ 100 million for the island in 2012. He also donated US$ 1 million to the Bahamas National Trust.
He has an estimated net worth of US$ 800 million. He reportedly lives with his family in Lisbon, Portugal. But he has houses all over the world.
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