El Gamal, Amin

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El Gamal, Amin Gender: M
Amin Abbas El Gamal
born on 31 March 1986 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Palo Alto, California, 37n27, 122w09
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 10°29' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 23°14 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 23°16'


Arab-American stage and screen actor, who plays Cyclops on TV series Prison Break: Sequel (2017), having previously appeared on HBO's The Newsroom (2012) and Showtime's Shameless (2016).

The son of Egyptian immigrants, he is Muslim and openly gay, and was born during a magnitude 5.6 earthquake.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes him on Twitter: "according to my mom, [I was born] right around 4am!" [1], "oh hey, did you know i was born during an earthquake!? #shitaminsays" [2], "march 31 (my b-day)!" [3], "realizing just now that i grew up in a pretty segregated town. at school, they'd funnel in a few poc from east palo alto & call it diverse" [4]. Full name, year, date and place (Santa Clara county) from California Birth Index.

The earthquake occurred at 3:56 AM, according to "Investigation of the seismic response of a lightly-damped torsionally-coupled building, Volume 91, Issue 18" by Ruben L. Boroschek and Stephen A. Mahin (Earthquake Engineering Research Center, University of California, 1991), p. 48: "The second earthquake, designated Mt. Lewis, occurred at 3:56 local time (11:55:40 GMT) on March 31, 1986."


  • Traits : Body : Size (Height: 6 ft 1 in / 1.85 m)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Gay
  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Other Rel/Spirituality (Muslim)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Film, TV, stage)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV series/ Soap star