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Zaghlul, Saadlocked

  • Michael T. Thornhill


Zaghlul, Saad (1857x9–1927), prime minister of Egypt, was born in Ibiana, about thirty-five miles east of Alexandria, to prosperous peasant parents with official connections in the local province of Gharbiyya. He had a younger brother, Ahmad Fathi Zaghlul (1863–1914), who became a writer, translator of European political philosophers, and judge. After an education at the local Koranic school ...

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