Mohamed Naguib

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Mohamed Naguib
محمد نجيب
Muhammad Naguib.jpg
1st President of Egypt
In office
18 June 1953 – 14 November 1954
Prime MinisterHimself
Gamal Abdel Nasser
Preceded byFuad II (as King of Egypt and the Sudan)
Succeeded byGamal Abdel Nasser
30th Prime Minister of Egypt
In office
8 March 1954 – 18 April 1954
Preceded by1st President of Egypt
Succeeded byGamal Abdel Nasser
In office
17 September 1952 – 25 February 1954
MonarchFuad II (until 18 June 1953)
PresidentHimself (from 18 June 1953)
Preceded byAli Maher
Minister of War and Navy
In office
17 September 1952 – 18 June 1953
Prime MinisterHimself
Preceded byAli Maher
Succeeded byAbdel Latif Boghdadi
Personal details
Born(1901-02-19)19 February 1901
Khartoum, Anglo-Egyptian Sudan
Died28 August 1984(1984-08-28) (aged 83)
Cairo, Egypt
Cause of deathCirrhosis
Political partyMilitary/Liberation Rally
Spouse(s)Aziza M. Labib (died in 1971)
AwardsOrder of Nile EGY Order of the Nile - Grand Cordon BAR.png
Order Egypt EGY Order of the Republic - Grand Cordon BAR.png
Military service
Allegiance Egypt
Branch/serviceEgyptian Army
Years of service1918–1954 [1]
RankMajor General
Battles/wars1948 Arab-Israeli War

Mohamed Naguib (Arabic: محمد نجيب‎, Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [mæˈħæmmæd næˈɡiːb]; 19 February 1901 – 28 August 1984) was the first President of Egypt, serving from 18 June 1953 to 14 November 1954.

References[change | change source]

  1. "ذاكرة مصر المعاصرة - السيرة الذاتية". Modern Egypt. Retrieved 22 December 2012.