Famous Egyptian Presidents

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 1 Mohamed Morsi

Mohamed Morsi
Famous As: 5th President of Egypt
Birthdate: August 8, 1951
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Egyptian

Mohamed Morsi served as the Egyptian president from 2012 to 2013 and was ousted from office by a coup. He led the Freedom and Justice Party briefly and was part of the Muslim Brotherhood. Following his ouster, he was charged with various crimes, but he died during a re-trial.

 2 Gamal Abdel Nasser

Gamal Abdel Nasser
Famous As: Political Leader of Egypt
Birthdate: January 15, 1918
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Egyptian
Died: September 28, 1970

Gamal Abdel Nasser was an Egyptian politician. He was the second president of Egypt, serving from 1954 to 1970. Before becoming the president, Nasser played a crucial role in the Egyptian revolution of 1952, in which he led a group of army to overthrow King Farouk. Nasser remains an iconic figure, not just in Egypt, but the entire Arab world.

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 3 Hosni Mubarak

Hosni Mubarak
Famous As: Former President of Egypt
Birthdate: May 4, 1928
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Egyptian
Died: February 25, 2025

Egyptian military and political leader Hosni Mubarak served as the fourth president of Egypt from 1981 to 2011. An Egyptian Air Force officer prior to entering politics, he assumed office as the president after the incumbent Anwar Sadat's assassination in 1981. After 30 years, he had to step down from the presidency during the Egyptian Revolution of 2011. 

 4 Anwar Sadat

Anwar Sadat
Famous As: Former President of Egypt
Birthdate: December 25, 1918
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Egyptian
Died: October 6, 1981
Anwar Sadat served as the president and prime minister of Egypt till his assassination in 1981. He was part of the Free Officers, a group that overthrew King Farouk. He became the first Muslim Nobel laureate, after winning the Nobel Peace Prize for negotiating the Egypt–Israel Peace Treaty.

 5 Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
Famous As: President of Egypt
Birthdate: November 19, 1954
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Egyptian
Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is the incumbent president of Egypt. He has also served as the director of military Intelligence and the minister of defense. He has had a long stint with the Egyptian Army and led the coup that ousted President Mohamed Morsi. He has established a dictatorial regime.