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Madiha Salem

Egyptian actress (1944-2015)

Madiha Salem is ...


Born 2 October 1944 in Zamalek
Died 19 November 2015 in Cairo
Age 71 years, 1 months

Sex or gender female
Country of citizenship Egypt
Occupation actor

About Madiha Salem

Madiha Salem was a legendary Egyptian actress who captivated audiences with her stunning performances on stage and screen. Born on October 2, 1944, in Cairo, Salem began her acting career in the 1960s and quickly became one of the most beloved actresses in the country.

Salem's talent was undeniable, and she quickly rose to fame with her captivating performances in films such as "The Nightingale's Prayer" and "The Land." Her ability to convey emotion through her acting was unparalleled, and she quickly became a household name in Egypt.

Throughout her career, Salem worked with some of the most talented directors and actors in the industry, including Youssef Chahine and Omar Sharif. Her performances were always praised by critics, and she won numerous awards for her work, including the Best Actress award at the Cairo International Film Festival in 1979.

Despite her success, Salem remained humble and dedicated to her craft. She continued to act in films and on stage throughout her career, and her performances always left audiences in awe.

Sadly, Salem passed away in 2015 at the age of 71. Her legacy, however, lives on through her incredible body of work and the countless lives she touched with her talent and grace.


- "Madiha Salem: A Legendary Actress." Egypt Today, 2 Oct. 2019,

- "Madiha Salem: The Actress Who Captivated a Nation." Al-Monitor, 2 Oct. 2018,

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