Ashraf Marwan

1944 - 2007

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Ashraf Marwan (Arabic: أشرف مروان‎‎, 2 February 1944 – 27 June 2007) was an Egyptian billionaire. Marwan worked as a spy for the Israeli Mossad, though some contend that he was a double agent. From 1969, Marwan served in the Presidential Office, first under Gamal Abdel Nasser and then as a close aide to his successor, President Anwar Sadat. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ashraf Marwan has received more than 1,719,633 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Ashraf Marwan is the 615th most popular military personnel, the 241st most popular biography from Egypt and the 3rd most popular Egyptian Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Ashraf Marwan ranks 615 out of 1,466Before him are Charles Sweeney, Lei Feng, Julius von Payer, Oda Nobuhide, Rüdiger von der Goltz, and Sergey Gorshkov. After him are Mark W. Clark, Adolf Heusinger, Xu Da, Sadao Araki, Mad Mike Hoare, and Filipp Golikov.

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Among people born in 1944, Ashraf Marwan ranks 116Before him are Andris Bērziņš, John Entwistle, Michelle Phillips, Jan-Michael Vincent, Frank Oz, and Pattie Boyd. After him are Kelly Bishop, Rexhep Meidani, David J. Wineland, Karin Schubert, Jürgen Grabowski, and Robert C. Merton. Among people deceased in 2007, Ashraf Marwan ranks 67Before him are Ettore Sottsass, Michel Serrault, Al Oerter, Atle Selberg, Princess Katherine of Greece and Denmark, and Jean-Marie Lustiger. After him are Taha Yassin Ramadan, Lothar-Günther Buchheim, Yvonne De Carlo, Gordon Scott, Anna Nicole Smith, and István Sándorfi.

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Among people born in Egypt, Ashraf Marwan ranks 241 out of 520Before him are Arnuwanda II (-1400), Solamish (1272), Moses the Black (332), Bakenranef (-700), Ahmes (-1680), and Omar Suleiman (1936). After him are Adel Emam (1940), Neferure (-1500), Takelot I (-1000), Shepseskare (-2450), Yuya (-1500), and Hesychius of Alexandria (500).


Among military personnels born in Egypt, Ashraf Marwan ranks 3Before him are Ptolemy I Soter (-367) and Eli Cohen (1924). After him are Jawhar (911) and Saad el-Shazly (1922).