Ethnicity: His father's ancestors are a mixture of Egyptians, Iraqis and Saudi Arabians. His mother's are a mixture of Egyptians, Saudi Arabians, Syrians and Turks
Ali was born on January 1, 1941, in Wad Medani, Sudan. He arrived in England in 1964 and became a British citizen in 1977. He is a son of Mohammed Abdul-Rahman El-Agraa and Rawdhat Al Fardous Yaaghoub Elamin Hammad.