Hosni Mubarak

Hosni Mubarak

Hosni Mubarak
Egyptian President 1981-2011

 

Born:

  • Kafr-El Meselha, Egypt May 04, 1928

Education:

  • Egyptian Military Academy at Cairo
  • Air Academy at Bilbays

Positions Held:

  • Appointed Commander of the Air Force, 1972
  • Vice President of Egypt 1975
  • President of Egypt 1981-2011

 

Synopsis:

Hosni Mubarak was born on May 4, 1928 in Kafr-El Meselha, Egypt. In 1972, President Anwar el-Sadat appointed him commander of the air force. Three years later, Sadat named him vice president. On October 6, 1981, Sadat was assassinated and Mubarak became president of Egypt. He held the position until February 2011, when demonstrations across Egypt forced him to step down.

Source: Biography