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About Gamal Abdel Nasser
Gamal Abdel Nasser was noted to be the second President of Egypt who ruled between 1954 till 1970 when he died. He is noted to have played a front row in the 1952 overthrow of the monarchy and went ahead to make massive reforms just a year after. In 1954, a failed assassination attempt was made on his life by a group known as "Muslim Brotherhood", which prompted him to go hard on the said group and soon decided to put the presiding president, Mohammed Naguib, who was Egypt's first president under arrest and automatically installed himself into office and assumed executive roles. He was officially sworn into office as president in June of 1956.
He was born to Abdel Hussein who was a postal worker and mother, Fahima Nasser. He had three brothers, al-Leithi and Izz al-Arab and Shawki.
He married his wife, Tahia Kazem in 1954 and they both had five children; Mona, Hoda, Abdel Hamid, Khalid and Abdel Abdel Hakim.
In 1964, he was awarded "Recipient of the Hero of the Soviet Union" by The Soviet Union.
In 1965, he was given "Honorary Recipient of the Order of the Crown of the Realm" in Malaysia.
In 1965, he was ordained "Order of the Republic" in Tunisia.
He was a chain-smoker.
His hobbies were reading Arabic, English and French magazines, listening to classical music, and Chess playing.
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Gamal Abdel Nasser's Popularity
Gamal Abdel Nasser was a famous Egyptian politician, who was born on January 15, 1918. As a person born on this date, Gamal Abdel Nasser is listed in our database as the 79th most popular celebrity for the day (January 15) and the 91st most popular for the year (1918).
People born on January 15 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Gamal Abdel Nasser is the 2239th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Gamal Abdel Nasser's birthday, Gamal Abdel Nasser is the 24th most famous Egyptian and ranks 9th in famous people born in Alexandria, Egypt.
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