Rawhi Fattouh

Palestinian politician

Rawhi Fattuh (Arabic: روحي فتوح, Rawḥī Fatūḥ, also transliterated as Rauhi Fattouh; born 23 August 1949) is the former Speaker of the Palestinian Legislative Council and was the interim President of the Palestinian Authority, after the death of Yasser Arafat on 11 November 2004 until January 15, 2005. He was elected to the Central Committee of Fatah in December 2016.[1]

روحي فتوح
Rawhi Fattuh
Interim President of the Palestinian National Authority
In office
November 11, 2004 – January 15, 2005
Preceded byYasser Arafat
Succeeded byMahmoud Abbas
Personal details
Born (1949-08-23) 23 August 1949 (age 72)
Rafah, Gaza Strip
Political partyFatah


  1. WAFA, ed. (5 December 2016). "Fatah Congress elects Central Committee and Revolutionary Council members". Retrieved 5 December 2016.