Famous People Born In Cairo

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 1 Mena Massoud

Mena Massoud
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 17, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 2 Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Egypt
Birthdate: November 19, 1954
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 3 Naguib Mahfouz

Naguib Mahfouz
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: December 11, 1911
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: August 30, 2006

 4 Atom Egoyan

Atom Egoyan
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer
Birthdate: July 19, 1960
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 5 C. S. Forester

C. S. Forester
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: August 27, 1899
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: April 2, 1966

 6 Dalida

Dalida
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 17, 1933
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 3, 1987
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 7 Raffi

Raffi
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: known for his children's music
Birthdate: July 8, 1948
Sun Sign: Cancer
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 8 Julian Fellowes

Julian Fellowes
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Famous As: Screenwriter who is primarily known as the author of several Sunday Times bestseller novels; for the screenplay for the film Gosford Park
Birthdate: August 17, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo

 9 Adly Mansour

Adly Mansour
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Magistrate, Judge, Politician, Lawyer
Birthdate: December 23, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 10 Fuad I of Egypt

Fuad I of Egypt
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Famous As: King of Egypt
Birthdate: March 26, 1868
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: April 28, 1936

 11 Naguib Sawiris

Naguib Sawiris
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessperson who is former chairman and CEO of Orascom Telecom Holding
Birthdate: June 15, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini

 12 Ramadan Sobhi

Ramadan Sobhi
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: January 23, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 Fuad II of Egypt

Fuad II of Egypt
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Famous As: King of Egypt and the Sudan
Birthdate: January 16, 1952
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 14 Mohamed Hussein Tantawi

Mohamed Hussein Tantawi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: October 31, 1935
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 15 Isma'il Pasha

Isma'il Pasha
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Khedive
Birthdate: December 31, 1830
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: March 2, 1895

 16 Bassem Youssef

Bassem Youssef
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: March 22, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries

 17 Nicola Pagett

Nicola Pagett
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 15, 1945
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: March 3, 2021

 18 Anok Yai

Anok Yai
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: First South Sudanese woman to open a Prada show
Birthdate: December 20, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 19 Mohamed ElBaradei

Mohamed ElBaradei
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former Director of IAEA & Nobel Peace Prize Winner
Birthdate: June 17, 1942
Sun Sign: Gemini

 20 Ahmed Hossam

Ahmed Hossam
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Egyptian football manager
Birthdate: February 23, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces

 21 Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah

Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: August 3, 0985
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: February 13, 1021

 22 Farouk of Egypt

Farouk of Egypt
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Famous As: King of Egypt and the Sudan
Birthdate: February 11, 1920
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: March 18, 1965

 23 Ahmed Hassan Mahgoub

Ahmed Hassan Mahgoub
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: March 5, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 24 Michael Mina

Michael Mina
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Founder of the Mina Group
Birthdate: 1969 AD

 25 Al-Suyūṭī

Al-Suyūṭī
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Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: October 3, 1445
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: October 18, 1505

 26 Gamal Mubarak

Gamal Mubarak
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: December 27, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 27 Aḥmad Shawqī

Aḥmad Shawqī
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 17, 1870
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: October 14, 1932

 28 Mido Hamada

Mido Hamada
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1971 AD
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 29 Ramy Ashour

Ramy Ashour
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Squash Player
Birthdate: September 30, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 30 Tewfik Pasha

Tewfik Pasha
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Famous As: Khedive
Birthdate: November 15, 1852
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: January 7, 1892

 31 Alaa Mubarak

Alaa Mubarak
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: entrepreneur, businessperson
Birthdate: November 26, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 32 Nour El-Sherif

Nour El-Sherif
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 28, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: August 11, 2015
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 33 Al-Kamil

Al-Kamil
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Famous As: Sultan of Egypt
Birthdate: 1177 AD
Died: March 6, 1238

 34 Hossam Hassan

Hossam Hassan
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 10, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 35 Penelope Lively

Penelope Lively
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: March 17, 1933
Sun Sign: Pisces

 36 Wael Ghonim

Wael Ghonim
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Computer Engineer
Birthdate: December 23, 1980
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 37 Omar Gaber

Omar Gaber
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Egyptian footballer
Birthdate: January 30, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 38 W. D. Hamilton

W. D. Hamilton
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biologist
Birthdate: August 1, 1936
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: March 7, 2000

 39 Princess Rym al-Ali

Princess Rym al-Ali
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 1969 AD

 40 Mohammed Abdel Wahab

Mohammed Abdel Wahab
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 13, 1902
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: May 4, 1991

 41 Ahmed Shafik

Ahmed Shafik
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 25, 1941
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 42 Jehan Sadat

Jehan Sadat
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 29, 1933
Sun Sign: Virgo

 43 As-Salih Ayyub

As-Salih Ayyub
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Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: November 5, 1205
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: November 22, 1249

 44 Mayar Sherif

Mayar Sherif
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: May 5, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 45 Marika Rokk

Marika Rokk
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 3, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: May 16, 2004

 46 Taher Elgamal

Taher Elgamal
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Cryptographer, Mathematician
Birthdate: August 18, 1955
Sun Sign: Leo

 47 Princess Fawzia Farouk of Egypt

Princess Fawzia Farouk of Egypt
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Second daughter of King Farouk I of Egypt from his first wife Queen Farida
Birthdate: April 7, 1940
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: January 27, 2005

 48 Magdi Allam

Magdi Allam
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Famous As: Journalist noted for his criticism of Islamic extremism and his articles on the relations between Western culture and the Islamic world
Birthdate: April 22, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus

 49 Bamba Muller

Bamba Muller
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Known for a modern 'Cinderella'
Birthdate: July 6, 1848
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: September 18, 1887

 50 Leila Aboulela

Leila Aboulela
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Writer
Birthdate: 1964 AD