Gamal Mubarak

Born Dec 27, 1963

Gamal Al Din Mohammed Hosni Ei Sayed Mubarak, is the younger of the two sons of ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and former First Lady Suzanne Mubarak. In contrast to his older brother Alaa, Gamal had pursued an active public profile and was starting to wield some influence on political life in the country before the revolution of early 2011.… Read More

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  • Cairo Court Orders Release Of Hosni Mubarak's Jailed Sons New York Times
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    Council on Foreign Relations - May 29, 2012
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    Council on Foreign Relations - Apr 02, 2012
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    FP - Foreign Policy - Dec 26, 2011


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Gamal Mubarak.


1963 Birth Born on December 27, 1963.


2000 36 Years Old The grooming of Gamal Mubarak to be his father's successor as the next president of Egypt became increasingly evident at around 2000. … Read More


2005 41 Years Old On 26 February 2005, Mubarak ordered the constitution changed to allow multi-candidate presidential elections before September 2005 by asking parliament to amend Article 76 of the Egyptian constitution. … Read More
2006 42 Years Old Both President Mubarak and his son denied the possibility of any inheritance of power in Egypt. More recently, this claim was made in early 2006, when Gamal Mubarak declared repeatedly that he had no aspiration to succeed his father, but that he would maintain his position in the then-ruling NDP as deputy secretary general, a post he held in addition to heading the party's policy committee, allegedly the most important organ of the NDP. … Read More
2007 43 Years Old In May 2007, Mubarak married Khadiga El Gammal, the daughter of Egyptian construction magnate Mahmoud El Gammal. … Read More
During the first week of the 2011 Egyptian Revolution there were unconfirmed reports and speculation that Gamal might have left Egypt during the protests.
2013 49 Years Old On 19 December 2013, Gamal was once again freed after he was acquitted of corruption along with his brother and Ahmed Shafik, ex-candidate of Egyptian presidential election, 2012.
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