Mohamed Morsi

1951 - 2019

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Mohamed Mohamed Morsi Eissa al-Ayyat (; Arabic: محمد محمد مرسي عيسى العياط IPA: [mæˈħæmmæd ˈmoɾsi ˈʕiːsæ (ʔe)l.ʕɑjˈjɑːtˤ]; 8 August 1951 – 17 June 2019) was an Egyptian politician and engineer who served as the fifth president of Egypt, from 30 June 2012 to 3 July 2013, when General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi removed him from office in a coup d'état after protests in June. An Islamist affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood organisation, Morsi led the Freedom and Justice Party from 2011 to 2012. Morsi was born in El Adwah, Sharqia Governorate before studying metallurgical engineering at Cairo University and then materials science at the University of Southern California. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mohamed Morsi has received more than 3,154,607 page views. His biography is available in 96 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 92 in 2019). Mohamed Morsi is the 1,425th most popular politician (up from 1,515th in 2019), the 82nd most popular biography from Egypt (up from 89th in 2019) and the 34th most popular Politician.

Mohamed Morsi was the president of Egypt from 2012 to 2013. He was the first democratically elected president in Egypt's history. He was overthrown in a military coup in 2013.

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Among politicians, Mohamed Morsi ranks 1,425 out of 15,577Before him are Emil Hácha, Francis II Rákóczi, Den, Isetnofret, Makarios III, and Henry I, Duke of Guise. After him are Leo von Caprivi, Henry II of Navarre, Antoine of Navarre, Louise Mountbatten, Engelbert Dollfuss, and La Malinche.

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Among people born in 1951, Mohamed Morsi ranks 12Before him are Louis van Gaal, Kurt Russell, Geoffrey Rush, Michelle Bachelet, Santiago Calatrava, and Stellan Skarsgård. After him are Ayman al-Zawahiri, Bonnie Tyler, Romina Power, Anatoly Karpov, Akhmad Kadyrov, and Aslan Maskhadov. Among people deceased in 2019, Mohamed Morsi ranks 11Before him are Robert Mugabe, Rutger Hauer, Bruno Ganz, Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, Robert Forster, and Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. After him are Agnès Varda, Alexei Leonov, Anna Karina, Franco Zeffirelli, Karel Gott, and Jeffrey Epstein.

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Among people born in Egypt, Mohamed Morsi ranks 82 out of 582Before him are Lactantius (250), Hassan al-Banna (1906), Constantine P. Cavafy (1863), Den (-3000), Isetnofret (-1250), and Saint Menas (285). After him are Ayman al-Zawahiri (1951), Saint Sarah (100), Athenaeus (200), Djedefre (-2600), Ctesibius (-284), and Pappus of Alexandria (290).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Mohamed Morsi ranks 34Before him are Cleopatra Selene II (-40), Meritaten (-1400), Shoshenq I (-1000), Psamtik I (-700), Den (-3000), and Isetnofret (-1250). After him are Djedefre (-2600), Abdel Fattah el-Sisi (1954), Fuad I of Egypt (1868), Ptolemy VIII Physcon (-182), Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah (985), and Mohamed Naguib (1901).

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