Muhammad Hosni El Sayed Mubarak 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. He assumed the presidency after President Anwar Sadat's assassination in 1981. Mubarak's presidency lasted almost thirty years, making him Egypt's longest-serving ruler since Muhammad Ali Pasha, who ruled the country for 43 years from 1805 to 1848. Mubarak stepped down during the Egyptian Revolution of 2011 after 18 days of demonstrations. On 11 February 2011, former Vice President Omar Suleiman announced that Mubarak and he had resigned as president and vice president respectively and transferred authority to the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces.
|Born||Muhammad Hosni El Sayed Mubarak, May 4, 1928, Kafr-El Meselha, Kingdom of Egypt|
|Died||February 25, 2020, Cairo, Egypt|
|Political party||National Democratic Party (1978–2011)|
|Alma mater||Egyptian Military Academy, Egyptian Air Academy, M. V. Frunze Military Academy|
|Vice President||None (1981–2011), Omar Suleiman (Jan–Feb 2011)|
|Preceded by||Sufi Abu Taleb (acting)|
|Succeeded by||Mohamed Hussein Tantawi (interim)|
|IMDb||Hosni Mubarak's IMDb|
Politician and military leader who became the 4th President of Egypt after Anwar Sadat's assassination in 1981 and held the office for twenty years. He led his country for over thirty years.
He served as an instructor for the Egyptian Air Force Academy for almost a decade.
He stepped down after 18 days of demonstrations during the 2011 Egyptian revolution and was sentenced to life imprisonment the following year.
He got married to Suzanne Mubarak in 1959, and the couple had two children together.
He took over the government of Egypt after the previous president Anwar Sadat was assassinated.
- Presidents of Egypt
- Vice-Presidents of Egypt
- Egyptian Air Force air marshals
- Recipients of the National Order of the Leopard
- Egyptian people of the Yom Kippur War
- Egyptian Military Academy alumni
- Secretaries-General of the Non-Aligned Movement
- Egyptian politicians convicted of crimes
- Egyptian prisoners sentenced to life imprisonment
- National Democratic Party (Egypt) politicians
- Egyptian Sunni Muslims
- Prime Ministers of Egypt
- Mubarak family
- Prisoners sentenced to life imprisonment by Egypt
- People convicted of attempted murder
- Collars of the Order of Isabella the Catholic
- Honorary Knights Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George
- Grand Crosses Special Class of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
- 21st-century criminals
- Frunze Military Academy alumni
Latest information about Hosni Mubarak updated on May 10 2021.