Iraqi farmer, 92, and father of 16 marries for a second time… to a woman 70 YEARS younger than him
- Triple wedding ceremony included 92-year-old’s two teenage grandsons and their brides
- Musali Mohammed al-Mujamaie’s wife of 58 years died three years ago
- He has 16 children and said he feels like a twenty-year-old
By Sara Smyth DailyMail
A 92-year-old Iraqi farmer has married a woman 70 years his junior in a triple wedding ceremony with his two teenage grandsons.
Musali Mohammed al-Mujamaie married his 22-year-old bride Muna Mukhlif al-Juburi in a four-hour ceremony.
He told AFP: ‘I am so happy to get married with my grandsons,’ Mr Mujamaie told AFP after the four-hour ceremony. ‘I feel like a 20-year-old!’
Extended family: The 92-year-old farmer is pictured with his young bride (centre), one of his teenage grandsons (far left) his grandsons’ new wives (second left, far right) as they celebrate after the triple wedding ceremony
His second marriage comes three years after his wife died.
The four-hour ceremony included musical and dance performances and celebratory gunfire.
Local tribal and religious leaders attended the triple celebration.