In pics: Life of Prince Alwaleed

Saudi Arabia's billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal pledged his entire $32bn fortune to charitable projects over the coming years.
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Saudi Arabia's billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal gestures during a press conference in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, on July 1, 2015. Alwaleed pledged his entire $32 billion fortune to charitable projects over the coming years. The prince said in a statement that the 'philanthropic pledge will help build bridges to foster cultural understanding, develop communities, empower women, enable youth, provide vital disaster relief and create a more tolerant and accepting world.' (AFP/Getty Images)
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Saudi Arabia's billionaire Prince Alwaleed speaks to reporters during a press conference in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, on July 1, 2015. Alwaleed pledged his entire $32 billion fortune to charitable projects over the coming years. The prince said in a statement that the 'philanthropic pledge will help build bridges to foster cultural understanding, develop communities, empower women, enable youth, provide vital disaster relief and create a more tolerant and accepting world.' (AFP/Getty Images)
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Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas (R) meets with Prince Alwaleed in the West Bank city of Ramallah on March 4, 2014. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Britain's Prince Charles is shown a photo album as he meets with Prince Alwaleed on February 19, 2014 in the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Charles was in Saudi Arabia on a private visit. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Prince Alwaleed attends the traditional Saudi dancing best known as 'Arda' performed during Janadriya culture festival at Der'iya in Riyadh, on February 18, 2014. Charles arrived in Saudi Arabia on a private visit. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Prince Alwaleed (L), Kuwaiti Oil and Information Minister Sheikh Ahmed al-Abdullah al-Sabah (C) and Bahraini Culture Minister Sheikha Mai bint Mohammed al-Khalifa (C) attend the opening of the eighth Arab Media Forum in Kuwait City on April 24, 2011. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Prince Alwaleed (C) receives an award from Madi Khamis (L), secretary general of the Arab Media Forum, and Kuwaiti Oil and Information Minister Sheikh Ahmed al-Abdullah al-Sabah, at the opening of the eighth Arab Media Forum in Kuwait City on April 24, 2011. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Prince Alwaleed attend the re-opening of the newly restored Savoy Hotel on November 2, 2010 in London, England. The Savoy Hotel, which originally opened in 1889, closed for refurbishment in December 2007. The entire building has been restored by over 1000 craftsmen, and began receiving guests again on October 10, 2010. (Getty Images)
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Prince Alwaleed speaks with Vietnam's Foreign Minister Pham Gia Khiem (R) during a visit to Hanoi on July 28, 2010. The prince's Kingdom Holding Co (KHC) has large investments in major global companies like Citigroup, Apple and News Corp and is currently on a visit to Vietnam. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov (R) greets Prince Alwaleed after he was awarded with the Order of the Madara Horseman first class in Sofia on July 1, 2009. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Guatemalan president Oscar Berger (R) waves as he visits with Prince Alwaleed in August, 2007 the Palace of Culture in Guatemala City. Considered the eight wealthiest person in the world and owner of a personal fortune estimated in USD 21.600 million, the prince studies the possibilities of investing in Central America. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Pakistan Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz (R) shakes hands with Prince Alwaleed prior to a meeting in Islamabad, 19 April 2006. Prince Talal arrived in the city on 18 April to receive the highest Civil award, 'Hialal-i-Pakistan', in recognition for his services to the survivors of 7.6-magnitude South Asian earthquake which killed more than 73,000 people in Pakistan and left around three million homeless in October 2005. (AFP/Getty Images)
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One month after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, Prince Alwaleed gets a tour of ground zero from Laurence Levy of the New York City mayor's office (C) 11 October, 2001. Prince Alwaleed also donated $10 million to the Twin Towers Fund. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Prince Alwaleed shakes hands with Hyundai Motors president Chung Mong-Kyu after signing on to invest 50.5 million dollars in convertible bonds into Hyundai motors in Seoul on16 March. The Saudi prince, known as one of the world's most astute investors, invested 150.5 million dollars in two South Korean companies, with Daewoo Corp. being the other benefactor. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Superstar singer Michael Jackson presents a gold sword to the President of the West African nation of Ghana, Jerry Rawlings (R), on behalf of Prince Alwaleed during a dinner at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA, 01 November. The sword was presented to symbolically cut through the divisions that divide people. (AFP/Getty Images)
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President of French Polynesia Gaston Tong Sang (3rdL) shakes hand with Prince Alwaleed on July 26, 2010 in Papeete on the French Polynesian Island, after the billionaire spent four days holiday on the Bora Bora island. (AFP/Getty Images)
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