Famous Egyptian Physicians

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 1 Magdi Yacoub

Magdi Yacoub
Famous As: Heart Surgeon
Birthdate: November 16, 1935
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Belbin, Ashraqya, Egypt

Magdi Yacoub is a retired professor who worked at Imperial College London. He is best known for his work in repairing heart valves, a procedure which came to be known as the Ross-Yacoub procedure. In 1983, he performed the United Kingdom's first combined lung and heart transplant. Also a humanitarian, Yacoub co-founded the Magdi Yacoub Global Heart Foundation in 2008.

 2 Cyril of Alexandria

Cyril of Alexandria
Famous As: Doctor
Birthdate: 0376 AD
Birthplace: El Mahalla El Kubra, Egypt
Died: 0444 AD

 3 Bassem Youssef

Bassem Youssef
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: March 22, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
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 4 Nawal El Saadawi

Nawal El Saadawi
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 27, 1931
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kafr Tahlah, Egypt

 5 Isaac Israeli ben Solomon

Isaac Israeli ben Solomon
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 0832 AD
Birthplace: Egypt
Died: 0932 AD