He served as the king of Morocco for 38 years from 1961 until his departure in 2009. From 1909 until 1961, his dad, Mohammed V served as the King of the state. His father is the 2nd child of the king and is the sole male. During his reign, he is known for his traditional rule and his numerous human rights breach. King Hassan II was born on July 9, 1929 in Rabat Morocco. At age 70, the king expired on July 23, 1999 due to natural causes. From 1961 through 1999, the king of Morocco has been wed toLalla Fatima bint Qaid Amhourok andLalla Latifa Hammou, with whom he has five children.