Famous People Born In Alexandria

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 1 
Cleopatra
(Queen of the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt (51 - 30 BC))
Cleopatra
78
Birthdate: 0069 BC
Died: July 31, 0030
 2 
Hypatia
(Philosopher)
Hypatia
13
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 0350 AD
Died: February 29, 0415
 3 
Dodi Fayed
(Film producer, Romantic Partner of Princess Diana)
Dodi Fayed
23
Birthdate: April 17, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: August 31, 1997
 4 
Omar Sharif
14
Birthdate: April 10, 1932
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: July 10, 2015
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 5 
Gamal Abdel Nasser
(Political Leader of Egypt)
Gamal Abdel Nasser
14
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 15, 1918
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: September 28, 1970
 6 
Eli Cohen
(Egyptian-born Israeli Spy)
Eli Cohen
7
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 26, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 18, 1965
 7 
Rudolf Hess
(Deputy Führer)
Rudolf Hess
16
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 26, 1894
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: August 17, 1987
 8 
Mohamed Al-Fayed
(Egyptian Businessman and Owner of 'Hôtel Ritz Paris')
Mohamed Al-Fayed
7
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 27, 1929
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 9 
Caesarion
(Pharaoh)
Caesarion
5
Birthdate: June 23, 0047
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: August 23, 0030
 10 
Origen
(Theologian, Cleric, Writer, Translator, Philosopher)
Origen
3
Birthdate: 0185 AD
Died: 0253 AD
 11 
Demis Roussos
(Singer Known for His Solo Hits in the 1970s and 80s, Including 'Forever and Ever', 'Goodbye')
Demis Roussos
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 15, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: January 25, 2015
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 12 
Zeeko Zaki
(Role portraying Special Agent Omar Adom 'O. A.' Zidan on Dick Wolf's FBI)
Zeeko Zaki
0
Birthdate: January 18, 1990
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 13 
Athanasius of Alexandria
(Patriarch of Alexandria)
Athanasius of Alexandria
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Died: May 2, 0373
Fawzia Fuad of Egypt
4
Birthdate: November 5, 1921
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: July 2, 2013
 15 
Andre Aciman
(Writer)
Andre Aciman
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 2, 1951
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 16 
Philo
(Philosopher)
Philo
0
Birthdate: 0020 BC
Died: 0050 BC
 17 
Cleopatra Selene II
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0040 AD
Died: 0005 AD
 18 
Filippo Tommaso Marinetti
(Italian Poet, Founder of the 'Futurist Movement' and Author of the First 'Futurist Manifesto')
Filippo Tommaso Marinetti
0
Birthdate: December 22, 1876
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: December 2, 1944
 19 
Cyril of Alexandria
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0376 AD
Died: 0444 AD
 20 
Abdel Nader
(Basketball player)
Abdel Nader
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 25, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 21 
Constantine P. Cavafy
(Greek Poet, Journalist and Civil Servant )
Constantine P. Cavafy
2
Birthdate: April 29, 1863
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: April 29, 1933
Ptolemy II Philadelphus
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0309 BC
Died: 0246 AD
 23 
Eric Hobsbawm
(Historian)
Eric Hobsbawm
3
Birthdate: June 9, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: October 1, 2012
 24 
Haim Saban
(Investor and Founder of Saban Entertainment Which Produced the X-Men and Power Rangers)
Haim Saban
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 15, 1944
Sun Sign: Libra
 25 
Diophantus
(Former mathematician, famous for his work in algebra)
Diophantus
0
Listed In: Scientists
 26 
Hassan Fathy
(Architect)
Hassan Fathy
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: March 23, 1900
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: November 30, 1989
 27 
Amr Warda
(Egyptian footballer)
Amr Warda
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 17, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 28 
Abu Hamza al-Masri
(Civil engineer, Engineer, Preacher)
Abu Hamza al-Masri
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 15, 1958
Sun Sign: Aries
 29 
Apollos
(Saint)
Apollos
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
 30 
Alex Proyas
(Director and producer)
Alex Proyas
1
Birthdate: September 23, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 31 
Appian
(Historian)
Appian
1
Birthdate: 0095 AD
Died: 0165 AD
 32 
Arsinoe IV
(Queen)
Arsinoe IV
0
Birthdate: 0068 BC
Died: 0041 BC
 33 
Alaa Abdelnaby
(Basketball player)
Alaa Abdelnaby
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 24, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)
Ptolemy VIII Physcon
0
Birthdate: 0184 AD
Died: June 28, 0116
 35 
Abbas II of Egypt
0
Birthdate: July 14, 1874
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: December 19, 1944
 36 
Apollonius of Rhodes
(Author, best known for the Argonautica, an epic poem about Jason and the Argonauts and their quest for the Golden Fleece)
Apollonius of Rhodes
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 0295 BC
 37 
Robert Bauval
(Author and lecturer, perhaps best known for the fringe Orion Correlation Theory regarding the Giza pyramid complex)
Robert Bauval
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 5, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
 38 
Basilides
(Teacher)
Basilides
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Died: 0140 AD
 39 
Youssef Chahine
(Film Director)
Youssef Chahine
0
Birthdate: January 25, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: July 27, 2008
 40 
Ctesibius of Alexandria
(Inventor, Mathematician)
Ctesibius of Alexandria
0
Birthdate: 0285 BC
Died: 0222 BC
 41 
Pappus of Alexandria
(Mathematician of antiquity, known for his Synagoge or Collection, and for Pappus's hexagon theorem in projective geometry)
Pappus of Alexandria
0
Listed In: Scientists
Died: 0350 AD
 42 
Gaius Julius Hyginus
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 0064 BC
Died: 0017 AD
 43 
Berenice IV of Egypt
0
Birthdate: 0077 AD
Died: 0055 AD
 44 
Giuseppe Ungaretti
(Italian Modernist Poet, Academic & Author)
Giuseppe Ungaretti
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 8, 1888
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: June 2, 1970
 45 
Tawfīq al-Ḥakīm
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 9, 1898
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: July 26, 1987
 46 
Ali Gabr
(Egyptian footballer)
Ali Gabr
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 10, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 47 
John Philoponus
0
Birthdate: 0490 AD
Died: 0570 AD
 48 
Gaby Aghion
(Fashion Designer)
Gaby Aghion
2
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: March 3, 1921
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: September 27, 2014
 49 
Georges Moustaki
(Singer-songwriter)
Georges Moustaki
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 3, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: May 23, 2013
 50 
Georges Guétary
0
Birthdate: February 8, 1915
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: September 13, 1997