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Egypt: Polity Style: 1867-2021

before 8 Jun 1867 a province of the Ottoman Empire
8 Jun 1867 the title of khedive is conferred on the governor of Egypt in accordance with an imperial firman of 8 Jun 1867 (Ottoman Official Gazette, No. 884, 22 Ṣafar 1284/25 Jun 1867, p. 1)
8 Jun 1867 - 19 Dec 1914 al-Khidīwiyya al-Miṣriyya (الخديوية المصرية) = Hıdiviyet-i Mısır (خدیویت مصر) | Khedivate of Egypt
18 Dec 1914 Egypt constituted a protectorate of the United Kingdom in accordance with a proclamation of the commander-in-chief of the British troops dated 18 Dec 1914, Cairo (Egyptian Affairs, No. 170, Extra, 18 Dec 1914)
19 Dec 1914 the Khedivate is abolished, a successor is proclaimed with the title of the Sultan of Egypt in accordance with a proclamation of the commander-in-chief of the British troops dated 19 Dec 1914, Cairo (Egyptian Affairs, No. 171, Extra, 19 Dec 1914)
19 Dec 1914 - 15 Mar 1922 al-Sulṭāna al-Miṣriyya (السلطنة المصرية) | Sultanate of Egypt
15 Mar 1922 Egypt is proclaimed a sovereign and independent state, the Sultan assumed the title of King of Egypt in accordance with a royal proclamation dated 15 Mar 1922, Cairo (Egyptian Affairs, No. 26, Extra, 15 Mar 1922, p. 1)
15 Mar 1922 - 18 Jun 1953 al-Mamlaka al-Miṣriyya (المملكة المصرية) | Kingdom of Egypt
18 Jun 1953 Egypt is declared a republic in accordance with a constitutional declaration issued by the Revolution Command Council on 18 Jun 1953 (Egyptian Affairs, No. 49, Supplement A, 18 Jun 1953)
18 Jun 1953 - 22 Feb 1958 Jumhūriyyat Miṣr (جمهورية مصر) | Republic of Egypt
22 Feb 1958 Egypt becomes part of the United Arab Republic upon publication of official results of the referendum on the unification of Syria and Egypt (held on 21 Feb 1958)
5 Mar 1958 territory of the former Republic of Egypt is given the status of a region (ʼiqlīm) of the United Arab Republic in accordance with Art. 58 of the Provisional Constitution promulgated on 5 Mar 1958 (UAR Official Gazette, No. 1, 13 Mar 1958, pp. 16-19)
5 Mar 1958 - 29 Sep 1961 al-Iqlīm al-Miṣrī (الإقليم المصري) | Egyptian Region
29 Sep 1961 United Arab Republic ceased to exist de facto following the secession of Syria [1]
29 Sep 1961 - 2 Sep 1971 al-Jumhūriyya al-ʻArabiyya al-Muttaḥida (الجمهورية العربية المتحدة) | United Arab Republic
2 Sep 1971 name of the state is changed in accordance with a decree signed 2 Sep 1971
2 Sep 1971 - Jumhūriyyat Miṣr al-ʻArabiyya (جمهورية مصر العربية) | Arab Republic of Egypt

[1] Egypt continued to use the name of al-Jumhūriyya al-ʻArabiyya al-Muttaḥida (الجمهورية العربية المتحدة) to 2 Sep 1971.
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