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Rahimah
Tengku Ampuan of Selangor
Tenure28 June 1961 - 27 June 1993
PredecessorTengku Ampuan Jemaah
SuccessorPermaisuri Siti Aishah
Born4 August 1929
Kota Dalam, Langkat, North Sumatra, Dutch East Indies
(now Indonesia)
Died27 June 1993(1993-06-27) (aged 63)
Burial
SpouseSultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah
IssueTengku Puteri Nur Marina
Tengku Puteri Nur Zehan
Names
Tengku Rahimah binti Almarhum Sultan Abdul Aziz (as birth)
HouseLangkat (by birth)
Selangor (by marriage)
FatherSultan Abdul Aziz Abdul Jalil Rahmat Shah ibni al-Marhum Sultan Haji Musa al-Khalid al-Mu'azzam Shah
MotherTengku Putri Zahra binti al-Marhum Sultan Alauddin Sulaiman Shah
ReligionSunni Islam

Tengku Ampuan Hajah Rahimah binti Almarhum Sultan Abdul Aziz Langkat (4 August 1929 – 27 June 1993) was the Tengku Ampuan of Selangor, Malaysia during the reign of her husband, Sultan Salahuddin of Selangor.

Biography

She was born on 4 August 1929, as the posthumous daughter of Paduka Sri Tuanku Sultan Abdul Aziz Abdul Jalil Rahmat Shah ibni al-Marhum Sultan Haji Musa al-Khalid al-Mu'azzam Shah, Sultan of Langkat and Tengku Putri Zahra binti al-Marhum Sultan Alauddin Sulaiman Shah, daughter of Colonel Paduka Sri Sultan Sir Alauddin Sulaiman Shah ibni al-Marhum Yang di-Pertuan Muda Musa, Sultan and Yang di-Pertuan of the State of Selangor Darul Ehsan, GCMG, KCVO.

She married, as his third chronological wife, at Selangor Palace, Kuala Lumpur, on 11 March 1956, Paduka Sri Sultan Salehuddin 'Abdu'l Aziz Shah Alhaj ibni al-Marhum Sultan Hishamuddin Alam Shah Alhaj, by the Grace of Allah, Sultan and Ruler of the State of Selangor Dar ul-Ihsan and all its dependencies.

She was appointed as Raja Puan Muda on 13 May 1958, and crowned as Tengku Ampuan at Alam Shah Palace, Klang on 28 June 1961. She was, hence, named Tengku Ampuan Hajjah Rahimah binti al-Marhum Sultan 'Abdu'l Aziz 'Abdu'l Jalil Rahmat Shah.

At the morning of 6:00 am she was found dead in bed. She had died in her sleep at 3:47 am on 23 June 1993 and was buried in the Royal Mausoleum near Sultan Sulaiman Mosque in Klang.

Issue

The royal couple had two daughters:

Legacy

Several buildings were named after her;

Honours

She was awarded:[citation needed]

Honours of Selangor

Honours of Malaysia and sultanates

References