On September 19, the UAE official news agency reported that 33-year-old Sheikh Rashid bin Muhammad bin Rashid al-Maktoum, son of the ruler of Dubai, died as a result of a heart attack.
The funeral will be held later in the day. In the emirate of Dubai declared a three-day mourning.
Sheikh Rashid was the third child and the eldest son of the 22 children of the emir of Dubai Muhammad bin Rashid al-Maktoum, who also holds the posts of vice president and prime minister of the UAE. But the crown prince since 2008 was not Rashid, but his younger brother Hamdan.
His personal fortune was estimated at $ 1.9 billion.