He was imprisoned for 3 years for counterfeiting form, during which he participated and won first place in a writing competition organized by the Supreme Council for the Arts Negm has been regarded as "a bit of a folk hero in Egypt
Hence, Negm proposed to stay in Imam's residence Hamza Hendawi The Washington Post 4 December 2013• His mother, Hanem Morsi Negm, was a housewife, and his father Mohammed Ezat Negm, a police officer

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Negm is well known for his work with Egyptian composer , as well as his patriotic and revolutionary poetry.

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ما لا تعرفه عن أحمد فؤاد نجم .. من هو؟ سيرته الذاتية، إنجازاته وأقواله ومعتقداته، معلومات عن أحمد فؤاد نجم
He is the subject of the book A Homeland Called Desire Merit House, Cairo, 2005 by Egyptian poet
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Negm-Imam Duo [ ] The residence of Ahmed Fouad Negm in the poorest neighborhoods of Cairo, Egypt, exposed him to the most talented professionals such as Eissa, impoverished poets and artists
Negm lived in a small room on the rooftop of a house in el-Dakror neighborhood Negm was also imprisoned several times due to his political views, particularly his harsh criticism of , and
Negm was then appointed by the Egyptian government as a laborer in mechanical workshops The blind Sheikh was equally longing for inspiring words of the sort Negm had

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Negm's funeral took place in , Cairo.

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He also became a regular poet on Egyptian radio
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Awards [ ] In 2007, Negm was chosen by the Poverty Action as Ambassador of the poor
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After he was released, he was appointed as a clerk in the organization for Asian and African peoples
Daily News Egypt 10 September 2013 Later, he moved to to live with his brother who eventually kicked him out only to return to his village again to work in one of the English camps while helping with guerilla operations
In 1945, at the age of 17, he left the orphanage and returned to his village to work as a shepherd Death [ ] In the early hours of 3 December 2013, Negm died at the age of 84 in

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But, Sheikh Imam in particular compensated Negm for the earlier rejection by his orphanage-mate Abdel Halim Hafez.

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As he recounted, his other rented room has properties worth 6 Egyptian pounds, thus if he threw away the key for his other room, the landlord was required three months before breaking into the room and possessing its content
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Early life [ ] Ahmed Fouad Negm was born in , , to a family of
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Negm was quick enough to sense that the blind Sheikh was a hidden treasure of Islamic literacy and music talent, and with his physical handicap, he could use the help of Negm's eyes and words