Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Hosni Mubarak, 1928-2020

Hosni Mubarak, 1983

Muhammad Hosni El Sayed Mubarak was an Egyptian military and political leader who served as the fourth president of Egypt from 1981 to 2011. He was photographed by Karsh in Ottawa in 1983. According to UPI Archives, Mubarak was in Ottawa for a two-day state visit and talks with Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau (who was photographed by Karsh in 1968, and 1982).