Timeline of Cairo

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The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Cairo, Egypt.

Prior to 19th century[edit]

Map of Cairo, 1572

19th century[edit]

20th century[edit]


Map of Cairo, 1933


21st century[edit]



See also[edit]

Other cities in Egypt


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This article incorporates information from the Arabic Wikipedia.

Further reading[edit]

Published in the 18th-19th century
Published in the 20th century
Published in the 21st century
  • "Cairo". Understanding Slums: Case Studies for the Global Report 2003. United Nations Human Settlements Programme and University College London. 2003. 
  • Janet L. Abu-Lughod (2004). "Cairo". In Josef Gugler. World Cities beyond the West: Globalization, Development, and Inequality. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0521830036. 
  • Seif El Rashidi (2004), "Chronology of Cairo", in Stefano Bianca; Philip Jodidio, Cairo: Revitalising a Historic Metropolis, Turin: Umberto Allemandi & C. for Aga Khan Trust for Culture, pp. 244–245 
  • Gabor Agoston; Bruce Alan Masters, eds. (2009). "Cairo". Encyclopedia of the Ottoman Empire. Facts on File. ISBN 978-1-4381-1025-7. 
  • "Cairo". Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art & Architecture. Oxford University Press. 2009. p. 321+. ISBN 9780195309911. 
  • Gerhard Böwering, ed. (2013). "Cairo". Princeton Encyclopedia of Islamic Political Thought. Princeton University Press. ISBN 0-691-13484-7. 

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Coordinates: 30°3′29″N 31°13′44″E / 30.05806°N 31.22889°E / 30.05806; 31.22889