Fuad I

(redirected from Fuad)
Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms.

Fuad I

(Ahmed Fuad Pasha) (fo͞oäd`), 1868–1936, first king of modern Egypt, son of the khedive Ismail Pasha. Educated in Europe, Fuad returned to Egypt in 1880. He was particularly concerned with military and cultural affairs and founded the Univ. of Cairo in 1906. He succeeded his brother Hussein as sultan in 1917. Fuad took the title king in 1922, although the final dissolution of the British dominion in Egypt was delayed until 1923. Fuad's difficulties with the WafdWafd
, in modern Egyptian history, a political party. It arose out of the delegation [Arabic wafd=delegation] headed by Zaghlul Pasha that was to have visited Great Britain in 1918 to urge Egypt's independence. Zaghlul formed the party in 1919.
..... Click the link for more information.
 party led him, in 1928, to abrogate the constitution of 1923 and substitute a new constitution providing for a parliament with advisory powers only. Great agitation compelled him, in 1935, to restore the earlier constitution. He was succeeded by his son, FaroukFarouk
, 1920–65, king of Egypt (1936–52), son and successor of Fuad I. After a short regency he acceded (1937) to the throne. A constitutional monarch, Farouk was frequently at odds with the Wafd, the largest Egyptian party.
..... Click the link for more information.
.

Fuad I

original name Ahmed Fuad Pasha. 1868--1936, sultan of Egypt (1917--22) and king (1922--36)
References in periodicals archive ?
In turn Fuad Masum said that Iraqi army has advanced in battlefields against the Islamic State militant group, following well-coordinated operations by popular forces and also Kurdish forces.
I will never be able to match his generosity and I am so grateful," Umm Fuad said.
Later, the Special Assistant to CM, Abdul Monim and KPCCI president, Fuad Ishaq given away grants cheques to 24 crisisaffected SMEs of the province.
The brand aspired to not only expand globally but also to be an ambassador for Bahrain in the top markets worldwide, remarked Fuad.
30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuad Saba, MBA, CPA, MST, with over 25 years' experience in international tax and transfer pricing issues for large multinational corporations and middle market businesses, has joined the Chicago office of WTP Advisors where he will oversee the Midwest region's international tax client services.
Manama, Rabi'I 22, 1435, Jan 23, 2014, SPA -- King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain met in Manama today with Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations Yuri Fedotov, who is also the executive President of the UN office in charge of drugs and crime and the Chairman of the UN office in charge of drugs and crime accredited to the GCC countries Hatem Fuad who are currently visiting Manama.
Taxation Director General Fuad Rahmany said recently the tax revenue target set by the government in 2013 was not realistic.
Fuad is a cake maker and her creations come in all different shapes and sizes, including cakes made in the shape of handbags or dresses.
Al Fuad Sports Club, who were the champions last year will be looking forward to put up another brilliant show this year.
AFP- A car bomb ripped through the Beirut city centre on Friday killing an adviser to former anti-Syria coalition prime ministers Sd Hariri and Fuad Siniora, the state news agency said.
Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fuad Tawwal stands amid the ruins of the demolished home in East Jerusalem yesterday.
Port Fuad is in north-eastern Egypt under the jurisdiction of Port Said Governorate, located across the Suez Canal from Port Said.