Ahmed Qurei

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Birthday
26, 1937
Birthplace
Palestine
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
26, 1937 (age 81)
Birthplace
Palestine

About

Palestinian politician and former Prime Minister of the Palestinian Authority from 2003 to 2006. He was a prominent member of the PLO and he previously served as speaker of the Palestinian Legislative Council.

Before Fame

He joined the Fatah, a large branch of the Palestine Liberation Organization, in 1968.

Trivia

He was important in negotiating the Oslo Accords in 1993 between Palestine and Israel which provided for the creation of a Palestinian interim self-government, the Palestinian National Authority.

Family Life

He was born and raised just outside of Jerusalem.

Associated With

He was nominated to be Prime Minister by Yasser Arafat in 2003.