|Born||9 May 1945|
|Died||18 October 2015 (aged 70)|
|Occupation||Journalist , Author , Novelist.|
Gamal el-Ghitani, (May 1945 – 18 October 2015) was an Egyptian author of historical and political novels and cultural and political commentaries. He was the editor-in-chief of the literary periodical Akhbar Al-Adab ("Cultural News") from 2011 until his death in 2015.