List of prime ministers of Jordan

This is a list of prime ministers of Jordan since 1921.

List of officeholdersEdit

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political party King
(Reign)
Took office Left office Time in office
 Emirate of Transjordan (1921–1946) •  
1   Rashid Ṭaliʽa
(1877–1926)
11 April 1921 5 August 1921 116 days Independence Party Abdullah
 
(1921–1946)
2   Mazhar Raslan
(1886–1948)
15 August 1921 10 March 1922 207 days Independent
3   Ali Rikabi
(1864–1943)
10 March 1922 1 February 1923 328 days Military
  Mazhar Raslan
(1886–1948)
Acting Prime Minister
1 February 1923 5 September 1923 216 days Independent
4   Hasan Abu Al-Huda
(1871–1936)
5 September 1923 3 March 1924 180 days Independent
(3)   Ali Rikabi
(1864–1943)
3 March 1924 26 June 1926 2 years, 115 days Military
(4)   Hasan Abu Al-Huda
(1871–1936)
26 June 1926 22 February 1931 4 years, 241 days Independent
5   Abdullah Siraj
(1876–1949)
22 February 1931 18 October 1933 2 years, 238 days Independent
6   Ibrahim Hashem
(1878–1958)
18 October 1933 28 September 1938 4 years, 345 days Independent
7   Tawfik Abu Al-Huda
(1894–1956)
28 September 1938 15 October 1944 6 years, 17 days Independent
8   Samir Al-Rifai
(1901–1965)
15 October 1944 19 May 1945 216 days Independent
(6)   Ibrahim Hashem
(1878–1958)
19 May 1945 25 May 1946 1 year, 6 days Independent
 Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (1946–Present) •  
(6)   Ibrahim Hashem
(1878–1958)
25 May 1946 4 February 1947 255 days Independent Abdullah I
 
(1946–1951)
(8)   Samir Al-Rifai
(1901–1965)
4 February 1947 28 December 1947 327 days Independent
(7)   Tawfik Abu Al-Huda
(1894–1956)
28 December 1947 12 April 1950 2 years, 105 days Independent
9   Sa`id Mufti
(1898–1989)
12 April 1950 4 December 1950 236 days Independent
(8)   Samir Al-Rifai
(1901–1965)
4 December 1950 25 July 1951 233 days Independent
(7)   Tawfik Abu Al-Huda
(1894–1956)
25 July 1951 5 May 1953 1 year, 284 days Independent Talal
 
(1951–1952)
10   Fawzi Mulki
(1910–1962)
5 May 1953 4 May 1954 364 days Independent Hussein
 
(1952–1999)
(7)   Tawfik Abu Al-Huda
(1894–1956)
4 May 1954 30 May 1955 1 year, 26 days Independent
(9)   Sa`id Mufti
(1898–1989)
30 May 1955 15 December 1955 199 days Independent
11   Hazza' Majali
(1917–1960)
15 December 1955 21 December 1955 6 days Independent
  Ibrahim Hashem
(1878–1958)
Acting Prime Minister
21 December 1955 8 January 1956 18 days Independent
(8)   Samir Al-Rifai
(1901–1965)
8 January 1956 22 May 1956 135 days Independent
(9)   Sa`id Mufti
(1898–1989)
22 May 1956 1 July 1956 40 days Independent
(6)   Ibrahim Hashem
(1878–1958)
1 July 1956 29 October 1956 120 days Independent
12   Suleiman Nabulsi
(1908–1976)
29 October 1956 13 April 1957 166 days National Socialist Party
13   Hussein Khalidi
(1895–1966)
15 April 1957 24 April 1957 9 days Independent
(6)   Ibrahim Hashem
(1878–1958)
24 April 1957 18 May 1958 1 year, 24 days Independent
(8)   Samir Al-Rifai
(1901–1965)
18 May 1958 6 May 1959 353 days Independent
(11)   Hazza' Majali
(1917–1960)
6 May 1959 29 August 1960
(assassinated)
1 year, 85 days Independent
14   Bahjat Talhouni
(1913–1994)
29 August 1960 28 January 1962 1 year, 152 days Independent
15   Wasfi Tal
(1919–1971)
28 January 1962 27 March 1963 1 year, 58 days Independent
(8)   Samir Al-Rifai
(1901–1965)
27 March 1963 21 April 1963 25 days Independent
16   Hussein ibn Nasser
(1902–1982)
21 April 1963 6 July 1964 1 year, 76 days Independent
(14)   Bahjat Talhouni
(1913–1994)
6 July 1964 14 February 1965 223 days Independent
(15)   Wasfi Tal
(1919–1971)
14 February 1965 4 March 1967 2 years, 18 days Independent
(16)   Hussein ibn Nasser
(1902–1982)
4 March 1967 23 April 1967 50 days Independent
17   Saad Jumaa
(1916–1979)
23 April 1967 7 October 1967 167 days Independent
(14)   Bahjat Talhouni
(1913–1994)
7 October 1967 24 March 1969 1 year, 168 days Independent
18   Abdelmunim Rifai
(1917–1985)
24 March 1969 13 August 1969 142 days Independent
(14)   Bahjat Talhouni
(1913–1994)
13 August 1969 27 June 1970 318 days Independent
(18)   Abdelmunim Rifai
(1917–1985)
27 June 1970 16 September 1970 81 days Independent
19   Mohammad Al-Abbasi
(1914–1972)
16 September 1970 26 September 1970 10 days Independent
20   Ahmad Toukan
(1903–1981)
26 September 1970 28 October 1970 32 days Independent
(15)   Wasfi Tal
(1919–1971)
28 October 1970 28 November 1971
(assassinated)
1 year, 31 days Independent
21   Ahmad Lozi
(1925–2014)
29 November 1971 26 May 1973 1 year, 178 days Independent
22   Zaid Rifai
(born 1936)
26 May 1973 13 July 1976 3 years, 48 days Independent
23   Mudar Badran
(born 1934)
13 July 1976 19 December 1979 3 years, 159 days Independent
24   Abdelhamid Sharaf
(1939–1980)
19 December 1979 3 July 1980
(died in office)
197 days Independent
25   Kassim Rimawi
(1918–1982)
3 July 1980 28 August 1980 56 days Independent
(23)   Mudar Badran
(born 1934)
28 August 1980 10 January 1984 3 years, 135 days Independent
26   Ahmad Obeidat
(born 1938)
10 January 1984 4 April 1985 1 year, 84 days Independent
(22)   Zaid Rifai
(born 1936)
4 April 1985 27 April 1989 4 years, 23 days Independent
27   Zaid ibn Shaker
(1934–2002)
27 April 1989 4 December 1989 221 days Independent
(23)   Mudar Badran
(born 1934)
4 December 1989 19 June 1991 1 year, 197 days Independent
28   Taher Masri
(born 1942)
19 June 1991 21 November 1991 −149 days Independent
(27)   Zaid ibn Shaker
(1934–2002)
21 November 1991 29 May 1993 1 year, 189 days Independent
29   Abdelsalam Majali
(born 1926)
29 May 1993 7 January 1995 1 year, 223 days Independent
(27)   Zaid ibn Shaker
(1934–2002)
7 January 1995 4 February 1996 1 year, 28 days Independent
30   Abdul Karim Kabariti
(born 1949)
4 February 1996 9 March 1997 1 year, 33 days Independent
(29)   Abdelsalam Majali
(born 1926)
9 March 1997 20 August 1998 1 year, 164 days Independent
31   Fayez Tarawneh
(born 1949)
20 August 1998 4 March 1999 196 days Independent
32   Abdelraouf Rawabdeh
(born 1939)
4 March 1999 19 June 2000 1 year, 107 days Independent Abdullah II
 
(1999–present)
33   Ali Abu Al-Ragheb
(born 1946)
19 June 2000 25 October 2003 3 years, 128 days Independent
34   Faisal Fayez
(born 1952)
25 October 2003 6 April 2005 1 year, 163 days Independent
35   Adnan Badran
(born 1935)
6 April 2005 27 November 2005 235 days Independent
36   Marouf Bakhit
(born 1947)
27 November 2005 25 November 2007 1 year, 363 days Independent
37   Nader Dahabi
(born 1946)
25 November 2007 14 December 2009 2 years, 19 days Independent
38   Samir Rifai
(born 1966)
14 December 2009 9 February 2011 1 year, 57 days Independent
(36)   Marouf Bakhit
(born 1947)
9 February 2011 24 October 2011 257 days Independent
39   Awn Khasawneh
(born 1950)
24 October 2011 2 May 2012 191 days Independent
(31)   Fayez Tarawneh
(born 1949)
2 May 2012 11 October 2012 162 days Independent
40   Abdullah Ensour
(born 1939)
11 October 2012 1 June 2016 3 years, 234 days Independent
41   Hani Mulki
(born 1951)
1 June 2016 14 June 2018 2 years, 13 days Independent
42   Omar Razzaz
(born 1961)
14 June 2018 12 October 2020 2 years, 120 days Independent
43   Bisher Al-Khasawneh
(born 1969)
12 October 2020 Incumbent 119 days Independent

See alsoEdit