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Prince Mahmud Namik Efendi
Died when: 49 years 325 days
Star Sign: Capricorn
Prince Mahmud Namık Efendi (23 December 1913; Dolmabahçe Palace-13 November 1963; Cairo, Egypt ), was the only son of Ömer Hilmi, and his wife Hadice Firdevs Gülnev Başhanımefendi, and grandson of Sultan Mehmed V Reşad. Prince Mahmud Namık was an active member of the "Zohriya Set", a group of exiled members of the Ottoman dynasty who lived in the Cairo suburb of Maadi along with members of the Egyptian Royal family and their entourage. Prince Mahmud Namık was implicated in the "Restoration Plot" to overthrow Gamal Abdel Nasser and replace him on the restored throne with Prince Muhammad Abdel Moneim. his trial and subsequent imprisonment made headlines around the world.