Famous Egyptian Sportspersons

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 1 Mohamed Salah

Mohamed Salah
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Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: June 15, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nagrig, Egypt

Egyptian professional footballer Mohamed Salah is considered one of the best players in the world. Known for his finishing, dribbling, and speed, he plays for the Premier League club Liverpool and the Egyptian national team. He has been named the CAF African Footballer of the Year twice. His fans and the press have nicknamed him "The Pharaoh."

 2 Mohamed El Nenny

Mohamed El Nenny
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Birthdate: July 11, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: El-Mahalla El-Kubra
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 3 Ahmed Hossam

Ahmed Hossam
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Famous As: Egyptian football manager
Birthdate: February 23, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cairo

 4 Ramadan Sobhi

Ramadan Sobhi
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Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: January 23, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cairo

 5 Ahmed Elmohamady

Ahmed Elmohamady
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Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: September 9, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: El-Mahalla El-Kubra

 6 Mohamed Aboutrika

Mohamed Aboutrika
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Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: November 7, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Giza

 7 Mohamed Zidan

Mohamed Zidan
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Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: December 11, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Port Said, Egypt
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 8 Sam Morsy

Sam Morsy
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Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: September 10, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wolverhampton

 9 Ahmed Hassan Mahgoub

Ahmed Hassan Mahgoub
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Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: March 5, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cairo

 10 Amr Warda

Amr Warda
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Famous As: Egyptian footballer
Birthdate: September 17, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Alexandria

 11 Amr Zaki

Amr Zaki
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Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: April 1, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mansoura

 12 Shikabala

Shikabala
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Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: March 5, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Aswan, Egypt

 13 Ahmed Hassan

Ahmed Hassan
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Famous As: Association football player, Association football manager
Birthdate: May 2, 1975
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Maghagha

 14 Ahmed Fathy

Ahmed Fathy
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Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: November 10, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Benha, Egypt

 15 Ramy Ashour

Ramy Ashour
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Famous As: Squash Player
Birthdate: September 30, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cairo

Ramy Ashour is a retired squash player who represented Egypt at several World Championships. Considered one of the best players in the history of squash, Ashour won three gold medals at World Championships and three gold medals at World Team Championships. Renowned for his unique style, Ramy Ashour is rated highly by several squash pundits and former players. 

 16 Omar Gaber

Omar Gaber
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Famous As: Egyptian footballer
Birthdate: January 30, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cairo

 17 Hossam Ghaly

Hossam Ghaly
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Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: December 15, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kafr el-Sheikh

 18 Hossam Hassan

Hossam Hassan
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Birthdate: August 10, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cairo

 19 Ali Gabr

Ali Gabr
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Famous As: Egyptian footballer
Birthdate: January 10, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt

 20 Essam El-Hadary

Essam El-Hadary
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Famous As: Egyptian goalkeeper
Birthdate: January 15, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Damietta Governorate

 21 Mayar Sherif

Mayar Sherif
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Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: May 5, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt

 22 Mahmoud Reda

Mahmoud Reda
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Famous As: Dancer, Choreographer
Birthdate: March 18, 1930
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: July 10, 2020

 23 Ibrahim Hamato

Ibrahim Hamato
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Famous As: Table tennis player
Birthdate: July 1, 1973
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Damietta, Egypt

 24 Ahmed Hassanein

Ahmed Hassanein
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Famous As: Fencer
Birthdate: October 31, 1889
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: February 19, 1946

 25 Assem Marei

Assem Marei
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 16, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Giza, Egypt

 26 Ashraf Helmy

Ashraf Helmy
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Famous As: Table tennis player
Birthdate: April 24, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt

 27 Henri Philippe Pharaoun

Henri Philippe Pharaoun
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 1901 AD
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: August 6, 1993

 28 Ahmed Zaher

Ahmed Zaher
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Famous As: Sport shooter
Birthdate: December 13, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Giza, Egypt

 29 Mounir Sabet

Mounir Sabet
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Famous As: Sport shooter
Birthdate: October 29, 1936
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Qena, Egypt

 30 Ahmed Hamdi

Ahmed Hamdi
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Famous As: Sport shooter, Military leader
Birthdate: May 20, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mansoura, Egypt
Died: October 14, 1973

 31 Samir Sabry

Samir Sabry
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Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: January 13, 1976
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Egypt

 32 Pítati

Pítati
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Famous As: Archers
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Egypt

 33 Azmi Mohamed Megahed

Azmi Mohamed Megahed
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Famous As: Volleyball player
Birthdate: April 15, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dakahlia Governorate, Egypt
Died: September 12, 2020

 34 Bassem Amin

Bassem Amin
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Famous As: Chess player
Birthdate: September 9, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tanta, Egypt

 35 Karim Handawy

Karim Handawy
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Famous As: Handball player
Birthdate: May 1, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt

 36 Yahia Omar

Yahia Omar
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Famous As: Handball player
Birthdate: September 9, 1997
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Giza, Egypt

 37 Ahmed Hesham

Ahmed Hesham
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Famous As: Handball player
Birthdate: May 15, 2000
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt

 38 Yehia El-Deraa

Yehia El-Deraa
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Famous As: Handball Player
Birthdate: July 17, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt

 39 Ahmed El-Ahmar

Ahmed El-Ahmar
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Famous As: Handball Player
Birthdate: January 27, 1984
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Giza, Egypt

 40 Ali Zein

Ali Zein
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Famous As: Handball Player
Birthdate: December 14, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Egypt

 41 Ahmed El-Awady

Ahmed El-Awady
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Famous As: Handball Player
Birthdate: December 12, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Egypt

 42 Walid Abdel Maksoud

Walid Abdel Maksoud
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Famous As: Handball player
Birthdate: June 14, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Egypt

 43 Mohamed El-Tayar

Mohamed El-Tayar
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Famous As: Handball player
Birthdate: April 7, 1996
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Egypt

 44 Hassan Shehata

Hassan Shehata
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Famous As: Football player, Football manager
Birthdate: June 19, 1949
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kafr El-Dawar, Egypt

 45 Farid Simaika

Farid Simaika
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Famous As: Diver
Birthdate: June 12, 1907
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: September 11, 1943

 46 Hassan Moustafa

Hassan Moustafa
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Famous As: Sports administrator
Birthdate: July 28, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt