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Everything We Know About The Guy Who Was Promoted To President Of Egypt After Two Days On The Job

Update: Adli Mansour was sworn in Thursday as the acting head of state.

Posted on July 3, 2013, at 3:49 p.m. ET

"I offer my greetings to the revolutionary people of Egypt," Mansour said Thursday.
Amr Abdallah Dalsh / Reuters

"I offer my greetings to the revolutionary people of Egypt," Mansour said Thursday.

Adly Mansour is Egypt's Chief Justice of the High Constitutional Court.

Supreme Constitutional Court deputy chief justice Adly Mansour is president of Egypt

Egypt Independent

@EgyIndependent

Supreme Constitutional Court deputy chief justice Adly Mansour is president of Egypt

من هو الرئdaس المكلف بإbfارة شؤون #مصر

Al Arabiya Channel

@AlArabiya

من هو الرئdaس المكلف بإbfارة شؤون #مصر

Mansour started at his position on July 1st.

Amr Nabil / AP
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He was appointed by newly deposed President Mohamed Morsi.

Handout / Reuters

Supreme Constitutional Court of Egypt is the highest judicial power in Egypt.

Handout / Reuters

He is 67 years old.

Adly Mansour the sixth president of Egypt: Born 23rd of Dec 1945. Married (1son Ahmed, 2 daugters Yasmine and Passant)

Amr M Hussein

@AmrGunner1

Adly Mansour the sixth president of Egypt: Born 23rd of Dec 1945. Married (1son Ahmed, 2 daugters Yasmine and Passant)

This might be his Facebook and if it is, he has 15 friends.

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And according to Wikipedia, he is an absolute boss.

...And Batman. And Ironman.

Updated Adly #Mansour Wikipedia page. He is now both Batman and Ironman. #egypt

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@MarwaFarag

Updated Adly #Mansour Wikipedia page. He is now both Batman and Ironman. #egypt

Mansour will serve as Egypt's interim leader until a new president is elected. A date for that vote has yet to be set.

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this article mislabeled a photo as Adly Mansour and misstated Mansour's age.

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