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Farouk of egypt
9 months ago
Attended the Royal Military Academy in Woolwich
Returns to Egypt as for fathers death
Officialy become King of Egypt and meets his future wife
Gets married to Safinaz Zulficar same year first daughter is born
Gets first official misstress
Gets rid of both the pro-British prime minister and the hated British ambassador
A cholera epidemic strikes, 35,000 people die within 6 months.
State of Israel was declared, and the Arab countries declared war
Gets introduced to 16-year-old Narriman Sadek
In February 1951, Farouk officially announced his engagement to Narriman. They were married on May 6
On January 16, 1952, Narriman gave birth to Farouk’s only son, Ahmad Fouad. Same year Nassar leads successful coup, and Farouk is forced to abdicate
Farouk takes 22-year-old Annamaria Gatti to a restaurant. After dinner, he smokes then collapses at the table. He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead just after midnight.
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