Amr Khaled

Amr Khaled

Amr Khaled (born 5 September 1967 in Alexandria, Egypt) is an Egyptian Islamic preacher and social reform thinker.

Biography and life story of celebrity in English.

Basic Info Wiki Card

Name: Amr Khaled
Name in Arabic: عمرو خالد
Full real name: Amr Mohammed Helmi Khaled
Country of nationality: Egypt
Country of residence: London
Religion: Islam (Sunni)
Date of birth: September 5, 1967
Place of birth: Alexandria, Egypt
Age: 50 years (in 2017)
Astrological sign: Virgo
Profession: Islamic preacher
Years of activity: 1988 – present
Social status: Married
Husband: Ola Abdul Latif
Sons: Omar, Ali
Father: Mohammed Helmi Khaled

Biography, Life Story

Amr Khaled was born on September 5, 1967 in Alexandria, Egypt. He is the founder of life Makers Association. He obtained a bachelor of Commerce degree from Cairo University in 1988, did several student and sports activities, worked in an accounting office for seven years, then opened his own accounting office in the capital Cairo, obtained a bachelor of Islamic Studies, and obtained a doctorate in Islamic law under the title “Islam and coexistence with the west” from the University of Wales, Britain 19 May 2010.

The beginning of his advocacy work in Egypt was at the beginning of the current century, he began to give lessons in several clubs, neighborhoods and mosques, and his stardom began to spread throughout the Arab and Islamic countries through satellite screens through the satellite channel Iqra, and he presented many television programs that achieved great fame in its beginnings, he founded the future Egypt party in 2012
Married when she was 24 years old, Dr. Ola Abdel-Latif and two sons Ali and Omar.

Character appeared Amr Khaled in the series of the assembly, which tells the biography of Hassan al-Banna, the founder of the Muslim Brotherhood.

Left Amr Khaled Egypt to London then decided to return to the base, in a move interpreted by some as a deal between him and the Egyptian government to improve its image before the world during the elections in Egypt, though he denied it all. In May 2009, the Egyptian regime issued a decree banning Amr Khaled from broadcasting his programs from Egypt and not showing them on Egyptian satellite channels such as Al-Mahal and Al-Hayat.

In November 2008, Amr Khaled announced that he had stopped the project to address poverty and dropout from education “Insan project” in Egypt only and that he would continue the project in other countries.

List of works


Amr Khaled has presented many TV shows, as follows:
We deliver the loved ones (Iqra, 2001-2003), islamna (Egyptian television, 2002), episodes on family problems (art channels, 2003), so they change themselves (art channels, 2003), Quranic thoughts (art channels, Ramadan 2003), Ramadan lectures (art channels, Ramadan 2003), Life makers (Iqra, 2004-2005), in the footsteps of the beloved (Iqra, Ramadan 2005), in your name Nahya (art channels, Ramadan 2006), believe the messenger of Allah (al-Risalah channel, Ramadan 2006), human profiles (Al-axis channel, Ramadan 2006), call for coexistence (different satellite channels, 2007), paradise in our homes (different satellite channels, Ramadan 2007), Quran stories ( al-Mahal channel, Al-Risalah channel, Abu Dhabi channel, Ramadan 2008), stories Qur’an 2 (axis channel-message channel-Cham channel, Ramadan 2009), mujaddeen, journey of happiness (Ramadan 2010), Bakr ahlaa (2011), with followers (MBC channel-Egyptian channel-Cairo channel and people, Ramadan 2011), Omar maker of civilization (MBC channel, Ramadan 2012), words of the heart (dream channel), Al-Andalus story (MBC channel-LBC channel, Ramadan 2013), faith and age (2015).


Amr Khaled has published many books translated into several languages, especially French.:
The stories of the prophets, in the footsteps of the beloved, the makers of life, paradise in our homes, the successors of the Prophet, the worship of reflection, Quranic thoughts, in your name we live, the stories of the Qur’an, a call to coexistence, I am a successor in the Earth, faith and age, Rafi Barakat.

Campaigns and initiatives

Protection campaign (2008), Force Science Initiative (2011), Awareness Campaign (2012).

Student and sports activities

– President of the Student Union of the Faculty of Commerce at Cairo University 1988.
– Vice president of the Union of Colleges of Cairo University 1988.
– He was a member of the youth team of the Egyptian national club 1985.

Awards and honors – impact

– Amr Khalid among the 100 most influential figures in 2007 according to Time magazine.
– The sixth most influential person globally according to the website of the American magazine Foreign Policy.
– Included in Newsweek’s distinguished class list in an April 2008 issue.