Famous People From Egypt
MaimonidesMaimonides
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Philosopher
Ibn KhaldunIbn Khaldun
27 May 1332
Historiographer

OrigenOrigen
0184 AD
Theologian

Sayyid QutbSayyid Qutb
09 October 1906
Religious Leader

Mohamed A. El-ErianMohamed A. El-Erian
19 August 1958
Businessman

Eric HobsbawmEric Hobsbawm
09 June 1917
Historian
Zahi HawassZahi Hawass
28 May 1947
Egyptian archaeologist

Cyril of AlexandriaCyril of Alexandria
0376 AD
Doctor

PhiloPhilo
0020 AD
Philosopher
Al-Hakim bi-Amr AllahAl-Hakim bi-Amr Allah
03 August 0985
Historian

Omar Abdel-RahmanOmar Abdel-Rahman
03 May 1938
Theologian
ManethoManetho
priest

Ahmed el-TayebAhmed el-Tayeb
06 January 1946
Philosopher, Theologian, University teacher,

John PhiloponusJohn Philoponus
0490 AD
Author

Cosmas IndicopleustesCosmas Indicopleustes
Merchant

Nasr Abu ZaydNasr Abu Zayd
10 July 1943
Author
Pope Dionysius of AlexandriaPope Dionysius of Alexandria
Theologian

Didymus the BlindDidymus the Blind
0313 AD
Theologian

Ibn al-FaridIbn al-Farid
22 March 1181
Poet

Isaac Israeli ben SolomonIsaac Israeli ben Solomon
0832 AD
Physician
Abdel Rahman BadawiAbdel Rahman Badawi
17 February 1917
Professor

Muhammad ibn Idris ash-Shafi`iMuhammad ibn Idris ash-Shafi`i
31 July 0767
Theologian
Apollonius DyscolusApollonius Dyscolus
Grammarian

Saad Eddin IbrahimSaad Eddin Ibrahim
31 December 1938
Sociologist

Mostafa El-AbbadiMostafa El-Abbadi
10 October 1928
Historian
Al-BahūtīAl-Bahūtī
1592 AD
Theologian

George of LaodiceaGeorge of Laodicea
Bishops
Fathi OsmanFathi Osman
17 March 1928
Author

Patriarch John I of AlexandriaPatriarch John I of Alexandria
Pope

Ali al-MasudiAli al-Masudi
0896 AD
Historian
Ad-DamīrīAd-Damīrī
1344 AD
Muslim theologian

IpuwerIpuwer
2300 AD
Sage
Al-SuyūṭīAl-Suyūṭī
03 October 1445
Scholar

Olympiodorus The YoungerOlympiodorus The Younger
0495 AD
Philosopher