Famous People From Egypt
Mohamed SalahMohamed Salah
15 June 1992
Footballer
TutankhamunTutankhamun
1342 BC
Pharaoh

MosesMoses
1391 BC
Hebrew Religious Leader, Lawgiver, Prophet

Ramesses IIRamesses II
1303 BC
Greatest Pharaoh of the Egyptian Empire

SaladinSaladin
1137 AD
Sultan of Egypt

Dodi FayedDodi Fayed
15 April 1955
Ex-Lover of Princess Diana
Eli CohenEli Cohen
06 December 1924
Spy

Omar SharifOmar Sharif
10 April 1932
Actor

Ayman al-ZawahiriAyman al-Zawahiri
19 June 1951
Terrorist
AkhenatenAkhenaten
 
Pharoah of Egypt

Gamal Abdel NasserGamal Abdel Nasser
15 January 1918
Political Leader of Egypt
Mohamed Al-FayedMohamed Al-Fayed
27 January 1929
Owner of Hôtel Ritz Paris

Anwar SadatAnwar Sadat
25 December 1918
Former President of Egypt

Abdel Fattah el-SisiAbdel Fattah el-Sisi
19 November 1954
President of Egypt

Hosni MubarakHosni Mubarak
04 May 1928
Former President of Egypt

MaimonidesMaimonides
30 March 1138
Philosopher
Ibn KhaldunIbn Khaldun
27 May 1332
Historiographer

Mohamed MorsiMohamed Morsi
08 August 1951
5th President of Egypt

OrigenOrigen
0184 AD
Theologian

NarmerNarmer
3150 BC
Egyptian King
Thutmose IIIThutmose III
1481 BC
King of Egypt

Boutros Boutros-GhaliBoutros Boutros-Ghali
14 November 1922
Former UN Secretary General
Hero of AlexandriaHero of Alexandria
0010 AD
Inventor, Mathematician

Amenhotep IIIAmenhotep III
1411 BC
Pharaoh

Athanasius of AlexandriaAthanasius of Alexandria
0296 AD
Patriarch of Alexandria
Sayyid QutbSayyid Qutb
09 October 1906
Religious Leader

Anthony the GreatAnthony the Great
0251 AD
Saint
Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911
Novelist

SneferuSneferu
 
King of Egypt

Magdi YacoubMagdi Yacoub
16 November 1935
Heart Surgeon
Mohamed ElBaradeiMohamed ElBaradei
17 June 1942
Former Director of IAEA & Nobel Peace Prize Winner

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Hassan FathyHassan Fathy
23 March 1900
Architect
Ramy AshourRamy Ashour
30 September 1987
Squash Player

Hamad bin Isa Al KhalifahHamad bin Isa Al Khalifah
28 January 1950
King of Bahrain

CaesarionCaesarion
23 June 0047
Pharaoh

Mohamed AttaMohamed Atta
01 September 1968
Hijacker
Mena MassoudMena Massoud
17 September 1991
Actor
PtolemyPtolemy
0100 AD
Writer

Sam EsmailSam Esmail
17 September 1977
Screenwriter

JoshuaJoshua
1356 BC
 

ImhotepImhotep
 
AaronAaron
Prophet

KhufuKhufu
Ruler

Seti ISeti I
1323 BC
Pharaoh

Demis RoussosDemis Roussos
15 June 1946
Singer, Composer

Farouk of EgyptFarouk of Egypt
11 February 1920
Ruler
Haim SabanHaim Saban
15 October 1944
Business Person

Abu Hamza al-MasriAbu Hamza al-Masri
15 April 1958
Civil engineer, Engineer, Preacher
RaffiRaffi
08 July 1948
Singer, Songwriter

Amr DiabAmr Diab
11 October 1961
Singer

Nassef SawirisNassef Sawiris
1961 AD
entrepreneur, businessperson
Eric HobsbawmEric Hobsbawm
09 June 1917
Historian

AyAy
Pharaoh
Ramesses IIIRamesses III
1217 BC
Pharaoh

Zahi HawassZahi Hawass
28 May 1947
Egyptian archaeologist

Ramesses IRamesses I
Pharaoh, Sovereign

Fuad II of EgyptFuad II of Egypt
16 January 1952
 

Ptolemy XII AuletesPtolemy XII Auletes
0117 BC
King
Mohamed A. El-ErianMohamed A. El-Erian
19 August 1958
Businessman

MenesMenes
Pharaoh

Ahmose IAhmose I
Ruler

Philo of AlexandriaPhilo of Alexandria
0015 BC
Philosopher
Nasser Al-KharafiNasser Al-Kharafi
1944 AD
Kuwaiti businessman

Atom EgoyanAtom Egoyan
19 July 1960
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor,
HoremhebHoremheb
Pharaoh

MerneptahMerneptah
 

Ahmed ElmohamadyAhmed Elmohamady
09 September 1987
Association football player
Omar Abdel-RahmanOmar Abdel-Rahman
03 May 1938
Theologian

Cyril of AlexandriaCyril of Alexandria
0376 AD
Doctor
Hassan al-BannaHassan al-Banna
14 October 1906
School teacher

Ptolemy II PhiladelphusPtolemy II Philadelphus
0309 BC
King

Claude FrançoisClaude François
01 February 1939
Singer, Music executive, Composer, Songwriter
KhafraKhafra
King of Egypt

Sam MorsySam Morsy
10 September 1991
Footballer
Fuad I of EgyptFuad I of Egypt
26 March 1868
Monarch, King

Thutmose IThutmose I
1500 BC
Pharaoh

SmenkhkareSmenkhkare
Pharaoh

Ahmed ZewailAhmed Zewail
26 February 1946
Chemist
Amenhotep IAmenhotep I
Pharaoh
Amenhotep IIAmenhotep II
Pharaoh

Naguib SawirisNaguib Sawiris
15 June 1954
Entrepreneur, Businessperson

Mohamed Hussein TantawiMohamed Hussein Tantawi
31 October 1935
Politician, Military personnel

Al-Hakim bi-Amr AllahAl-Hakim bi-Amr Allah
03 August 0985
Historian
Constantine P. CavafyConstantine P. Cavafy
29 April 1863
Poet, Writer, Civil servant, Journalist

Ibrahim Pasha of EgyptIbrahim Pasha of Egypt
04 March 1789
Military General

Thutmose IVThutmose IV
1420 BC
Pharaoh

Pepi II NeferkarePepi II Neferkare
Pharaoh

Ramadan SobhiRamadan Sobhi
23 January 1997
Footballer
Thutmose IIThutmose II
1510 BC
Pharaoh

TaharqaTaharqa
Pharaoh
Adly MansourAdly Mansour
23 December 1945
Magistrate, Judge, Politician, Lawyer

Muhammad AbduhMuhammad Abduh
1849 AD
Jurist
Mohamed ZidanMohamed Zidan
11 December 1981
Association football player
Taha HusseinTaha Hussein
14 November 1889
linguist, historian, translator, writer, literary