Soad Hosny

 

 

Age: 58

 

Summary: Egyptian actress considered as one of the most influential actresses in the Middle East who was known as the "Cinderella of Egyptian cinema" and who ascended to stardom in the end of the 1950's performing in more than 83 films between 1959 and 1991 (majority of her films were shot in the 1960's and 1970's), and whose final screen appearance was in the 1991 film The Shepherd and the Women directed by her ex-husband Ali Badrakhan.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-defenestration

 

Born: January 26, 1943

 

Died: June 21, 2001

 

Location: London, England