Faten Hamama


Age: 83

Summary: Egyptian film actress considered as a pillar of Middle Eastern cinema whose career spanned 70 years and graced the golden age of Egyptian filmmaking since childhood, and who was once married to actor Omar Sharif from 1955 to 1974.

Cause of Death: Brief illness

Born: May 27, 1931

Died: January 17, 2015

Cairo, Egypt