|During the incident, Sheikh Ahmad was in on a hunting trip||[ ] He took the throne on 24 October 1960 after his father, Sheikh Ali bin Abdullah Al Thani, abdicated in his favor|
|Sheikha AlAnood bint Faleh Al-Thani• Sheikh Abdullah bin Ahmad Al Thani• The government rejected all these demands, and amid a tense atmosphere, many of the National Unity Front members were arrested and detained without trial||After his deposition, Sheikh Ahmad lived in exile in with his wife, the daughter of the late Ruler of Dubai and children, in|
Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmad Al Thani• Achievements [ ] Economic achievements [ ] Sheikh Ahmad's rule witnessed the growing economic activities in the country as the result of the discovery of a large number of oil fields in Qatar.
|Sheikha Muneera bint Ahmed Al Thani• Marriage and children [ ] Sheikh Ahmad bin Ali Al Thani had married three times||After that, Sheikh Ahmed established The Department of General Financial and Administration in order to handle all governmental affairs of a financial and administrative nature|
|Some of these demands would have curtailed Sheikh Ahmad's power||Sheikh Ahmad attended numerous royal coronations, including the Coronation of at in 1953|
Moreover, in 1963, the larger field at Maydan Mahzam was discovered and in 1965 an oil terminal was set up on the Island of Halul.