Modern Egypt

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Stability and prosperity

1736 - 1780

Under ottoman rule

Declared Egypt independent

1769

Ali Bey Al-Kabir declared Egypt independent

Abu al-Dabab governed Egypt

1772 - 1775

Ali Bey Al-Kabir is killed

1773

Murad and Ibrahim co rulled Egypt

1775 - 1786

Ottomans sent army to Egypt

1786

Murad and Ibrahim co rulled Egypt

1791 - 1798

Plague raged in Egypt

1791

devastated Cairo

Napoleon invades Egypt

1798

Discover the Rosetta Stone

1799

Instability and relative anarchy

1801 - 1805

Anti-Mamluk uprising in Cairo

1804

Modern centralization stats

1805 - 1820

decided into 10 governorates

Muhammad Ali Consolidating his power

1805 - 1811

Evicted Mamlucks from land in delta

1808

forced them to upper Egypt

Take remaining provinces from Mamluks

1810

Muhammad Ali marched southward and took remaining provinces from Mamluks

Banquet massacre

1811

Attempted to make public peace with Mamluks and when they showed up killed 700 and after 3000 (Muhammad Ali did this)

Mahmudiyya Canal

1817 - 1820

Conquest of sudan

1820

printing press

1820

The Greek Rebellion

1821 - 1827

Khattoum was founded by Ibrahim Pasha

1822

1st modern egyptian army

1823

Ottoman sultan requested aid from Ali

1824

Capture Athens

1827

Battle of Navarno

1827

1st official newspaper

1828

Thousands of italian greeks and maltese migrate to city

1830

Egyptian voernor of sudan installed

1830

Ali sends Ibrahim to take Syria

1831

War with Ottomans

1839

Ya' qub sannu'

1839 - 1912

British bombed Ibrahims bas in Lebanon

1840

political and economic stability

1840 - 1880

Uravi plan to replace Egyptian officers

1841 - 1911

Treaty of London

1841

gradual egypttionization of Truckish elite

1848 - 1879

Ali Dies

1849

state revenues dramatically increased

1850 - 1870

Railroad

1856

Suez canal

1869

Expansion into Africa (costly war)

1870

Mustafa Kamil

1874 - 1908

Ismail sels Egypt's share of Suez canal

1875

100,000 students in public schools

1875

Egypt goes Bankrupt

1876

high foreign population living in Egypt

1878

Ismail is deposed

1879

Urabi revolt

1881 - 1882

Tawfiq capitulated

1881

war minister was dismissed urbi took the tittle

Uravi is minister of war

1882

only from feb to june

Urabi defeted in battle of Tel - al- Kebir

1882

French clandestinely supported Egyptian nationalist

1890 - 1900

Abbas Hilmi

1892 - 1914

Abdullab Nadim exiled to Istambul

1893

Abdullan Nadim wrote against Tawfiq

1898

Entente cordial

1904

Dinshaway incident

1906

Eldon Gorst

1907 - 1911

Kamil dies

1908