Hosni Mubarak

1928 - 2020

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Muhammad Hosni El Sayed Mubarak (4 May 1928 – 25 February 2020) was an Egyptian military and political leader who served as the fourth president of Egypt from 1981 to 2011. Before he entered politics, Mubarak was a career officer in the Egyptian Air Force. He served as its commander from 1972 to 1975 and rose to the rank of air chief marshal in 1973. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hosni Mubarak has received more than 3,523,663 page views. His biography is available in 111 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 106 in 2019). Hosni Mubarak is the 145th most popular politician (up from 166th in 2019), the 15th most popular biography from Egypt (up from 16th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Egyptian Politician.

Hosni Mubarak is most famous for being the president of Egypt from 1981 to 2011. He was overthrown in the Arab Spring protests.

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Among politicians, Hosni Mubarak ranks 145 out of 15,710Before him are Richard Nixon, Bayezid I, Kublai Khan, Darius III, Paul von Hindenburg, and Bayezid II. After him are Abdul Hamid II, Louis the Pious, Francis I of France, Augusto Pinochet, Murad I, and Caracalla.

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Among people born in 1928, Hosni Mubarak ranks 5Before him are Che Guevara, Ennio Morricone, Stanley Kubrick, and Andy Warhol. After him are John Forbes Nash Jr., Noam Chomsky, Ariel Sharon, James Watson, Eduard Shevardnadze, Philip K. Dick, and Chinghiz Aitmatov. Among people deceased in 2020, Hosni Mubarak ranks 3Before him are Ennio Morricone and Sean Connery. After him are Kirk Douglas, Diego Maradona, Max von Sydow, Javier Pérez de Cuéllar, Olivia de Havilland, Albert Uderzo, Qaboos bin Said al Said, Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, and Ian Holm.

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Among people born in Egypt, Hosni Mubarak ranks 15 out of 520Before him are Yasser Arafat (1929), Hatshepsut (-1507), Joshua (-1355), Origen (185), Amenhotep III (-1403), and Imhotep (-2800). After him are Plotinus (203), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Anthony the Great (251), Anwar Sadat (1918), Rudolf Hess (1894), and Catherine of Alexandria (287).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Hosni Mubarak ranks 7Before him are Tutankhamun (-1341), Akhenaten (-1400), Cleopatra (-69), Yasser Arafat (1929), Hatshepsut (-1507), and Amenhotep III (-1403). After him are Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Anwar Sadat (1918), Rudolf Hess (1894), Khafra (-2550), Seti I (-1323), and Khufu (-2700).