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|status = Alive
 
|status = Alive
 
|gender = M
 
|gender = M
|dob = 1968
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|dob = [[1968]]
|pob = Egypt
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|pob = [[Egypt]]
 
|home = [[Algonquin]]
 
|home = [[Algonquin]]
|nationality = Egyptian
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|nationality = {{Flagicon|Egypt|Flag of Egypt}} [[Egypt|Egyptian]]
|affiliations = [[Niko Bellic]]|voice = Sean Krishnan}}
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|affiliations = [[Niko Bellic]]
'''Hossan Ramzy''' is an Egyptian merchant seaman, [[Niko Bellic|Niko Bellic's]] former shipmate and friend from the [[Platypus]] in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]]. In the game's introduction, he expresses a desire to "make a go of it" and enter the [[United States]] to live the American Dream. In an e-mail, Hossan says that he has jumped ship in Florida, and expects to reside there; eventually, however, he decides to head back north to [[Liberty City in GTA IV Era|Liberty City]].
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|voice = [[Sean Krishnan]]}}
   
Niko meets up with Hossan in a [[Random Characters|random encounter]] in western [[Algonquin]], where he works as a street vendor selling counterfeit purses and bags. During this encounter, he and Niko pursue and kill a man who refused to pay Hossan for his work due to his status as an immigrant.
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{{Q|Ahh, we all do dumb things...That's what makes us human.|Hossan Ramzy to [[Niko Bellic]].}}
   
Hossan is voiced by [[Sean Krishnan]].
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'''Hossan Ramzy''' (Arabic: '''حسن رمزي''') is an Egyptian merchant seaman, [[Niko Bellic|Niko Bellic's]] former shipmate and friend from the [[Platypus]] in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]]. In the game's introduction, he expresses a desire to "make a go of it" and enter the [[United States]] to live the American Dream. In an e-mail, Hossan says that he has jumped ship in [[Florida]], and expects to reside there; but in reality, he still resides in [[Liberty City (HD Universe)|Liberty City]].
   
==Mission appearances==
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==Random characters==
;GTA IV
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Niko meets up with Hossan in a [[Random characters]] in western [[Algonquin]], where he works as a street vendor selling counterfeit purses and bags. During this encounter, he and Niko pursue and kill a man who refused to pay Hossan for his work due to his status as an immigrant.
*[[The Cousins Bellic]] (intro)
 
*One [[Random Encounter]]
 
   
==Hossan's Random Encounter==
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==LCPD Database record==
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==LCPD Database information==
 
'''Surname''': Ramzy
 
 
'''First Name''': Hossan
 
 
'''Age''': 40
 
 
'''Place of Birth:''' Egypt
 
 
'''Affiliations''': N/A
 
   
'''Criminal Record''':
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*2007 - Trademark Counterfeiting
 
*2007 - Trademark Counterfeiting
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*Recent immigrant to Liberty City from Egypt.
 
*Recent immigrant to Liberty City from Egypt.
 
*Arrested selling counterfeit handbags in Suffolk.
 
*Arrested selling counterfeit handbags in Suffolk.
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==Mission Appearances==
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;GTA IV
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*[[The Cousins Bellic]]
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*One [[Random characters]]
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
*Hossan's e-mail address is [mailto:HOSSAN75@grypa.org HOSSAN75@grypa.org].
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*Hossan claims in his e-mail that he jumped ship in Florida, despite the fact the [[Platypus]] is still docked in [[East Hook]], and stays there for the entire game.
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*Hossan's e-mail address is '''HOSSAN75@grypa.org''', this shows he was born in [[1975]], However his crime record shows that he was born in [[1968]]. The 75 however, might imply something different.
*The names Hossan is an Anglicized form of the Arabic first name Hassan. Ramzy is correctly Arabic. A authentic rendering of his name would be Hassan Ramzy, although, Hossan could also be said as Hossam, which is another Arabic name.
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*Hossan claims in his e-mail that he jumped ship in [[Florida]], despite the fact the [[Platypus]] is still docked in [[East Hook]], and stays there for the entire game.
*His name may be a play on Hossam Ramzy, an Egyptian precussionis and music producer whose song "Khusara Khusara" was sampled in Jay-Z's "Big Pimpin'".
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*The names Hossan is an Anglicized form of the Arabic first name Hassan. Ramzy is correctly Arabic. An authentic rendering of his name would be Hassan Ramzy, although, Hossan could also be said as Hossam, which is another Arabic name.
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*His name may be a play on [[wp:Hossam Ramzy|Hossam Ramzy]], an Egyptian precussionist and music producer whose song "Khusara Khusara" was sampled in [[wp:Jay-Z|Jay-Z's]] "[[wp:Big Pimpin'|Big Pimpin']]".
 
*Like most characters in the game, Hossan will don a unique helmet when riding alongside the protagonist on a motorbike. His helmet is white.
 
*Like most characters in the game, Hossan will don a unique helmet when riding alongside the protagonist on a motorbike. His helmet is white.
*During his random encounter he will tell you to walk with him to [[Castle Drive]] to collect his back pay but when the cutscene is done he will ask you to get a vehicle. This most likely to prepare you for the car chase as a car is needed otherwise you will fail the mission.
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*During his random encounter he will tell you to walk with him to [[Castle Drive]] to collect his back pay but when the cutscene is done he will ask you to get a vehicle. This most likely to prepare you for the car chase as a car is needed otherwise you will fail the mission. (Reward for passing: [[$]]500)
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==Hossan's Random Encounter==
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Latest revision as of 18:26, November 27, 2014

CHARACTER
Hossan Ramzy
HossanRamzy-GTAIV
Appearance(s): Grand Theft Auto IV
Full name: Hossan Ramzy
Status: Alive
Gender: Male
Date of birth: 1968
Place of birth: Egypt
Home: Algonquin
Nationality: Flag of Egypt Egyptian
Main affiliation: Niko Bellic
Voiced by: Sean Krishnan
"Ahh, we all do dumb things...That's what makes us human."
— Hossan Ramzy to Niko Bellic.

Hossan Ramzy (Arabic: حسن رمزي) is an Egyptian merchant seaman, Niko Bellic's former shipmate and friend from the Platypus in Grand Theft Auto IV. In the game's introduction, he expresses a desire to "make a go of it" and enter the United States to live the American Dream. In an e-mail, Hossan says that he has jumped ship in Florida, and expects to reside there; but in reality, he still resides in Liberty City.

Random charactersEdit

Niko meets up with Hossan in a Random characters in western Algonquin, where he works as a street vendor selling counterfeit purses and bags. During this encounter, he and Niko pursue and kill a man who refused to pay Hossan for his work due to his status as an immigrant.

LCPD Database recordEdit

MugshotNoData-GTAIV
Surname:Ramzy
First Name:Hossan
Age:40
Place of Birth:Egypt
Affiliations:
  • N/A
Criminal Record:
  • 2007 - Trademark Counterfeiting
Notes:
  • Recent immigrant to Liberty City from Egypt.
  • Arrested selling counterfeit handbags in Suffolk.

Mission AppearancesEdit

GTA IV

TriviaEdit

HossanRamzy-GTAIV-RandomCharactersPed
  • Hossan's e-mail address is HOSSAN75@grypa.org, this shows he was born in 1975, However his crime record shows that he was born in 1968. The 75 however, might imply something different.
  • Hossan claims in his e-mail that he jumped ship in Florida, despite the fact the Platypus is still docked in East Hook, and stays there for the entire game.
  • The names Hossan is an Anglicized form of the Arabic first name Hassan. Ramzy is correctly Arabic. An authentic rendering of his name would be Hassan Ramzy, although, Hossan could also be said as Hossam, which is another Arabic name.
  • His name may be a play on Hossam Ramzy, an Egyptian precussionist and music producer whose song "Khusara Khusara" was sampled in Jay-Z's "Big Pimpin'".
  • Like most characters in the game, Hossan will don a unique helmet when riding alongside the protagonist on a motorbike. His helmet is white.
  • During his random encounter he will tell you to walk with him to Castle Drive to collect his back pay but when the cutscene is done he will ask you to get a vehicle. This most likely to prepare you for the car chase as a car is needed otherwise you will fail the mission. (Reward for passing: $500)

Hossan's Random EncounterEdit

GTA 4 - Random Character 5 - Hossan Ramzy (1080p)04:54

GTA 4 - Random Character 5 - Hossan Ramzy (1080p)

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