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Sharifa Fadel

Egyptian actress

Sharifa Fadel is ...


Born 15 September 1928 in Cairo
Died 5 March 2023 in Cairo
Age 94 years, 6 months

Sex or gender female
Country of citizenship Kingdom of Egypt, Republic of Egypt (1953–1958), United Arab Republic and Egypt
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Spouse El Sayed Bedeir
Occupation singer and actor
Instrument voice
Genre Arabic music
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Educated at Higher Institute of Theatrical Arts

About Sharifa Fadel

Sharifa Fadel was a legendary Egyptian actress, born on September 15, 1928, in Cairo, Egypt. She began her career in the 1950s and quickly became one of the most popular actresses of her time. Fadel was known for her stunning beauty, powerful performances, and her ability to captivate audiences with her charm and charisma.

Fadel's career spanned over five decades, during which she appeared in over 100 films, television shows, and stage productions. She was a versatile actress, equally adept at playing dramatic and comedic roles. Her performances in films such as "The Nightingale's Prayer" and "The Flirtation of Girls" earned her critical acclaim and cemented her status as one of Egypt's most beloved actresses.

In addition to her acting career, Fadel was also a talented singer and dancer. She released several albums and performed in numerous musicals throughout her career. Her talent and versatility made her a favorite among audiences and critics alike.

Fadel was also a trailblazer for women in the entertainment industry. She was one of the first female producers in Egypt and helped pave the way for other women to pursue careers in film and television. Her contributions to the industry were recognized in 2006 when she was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Cairo International Film Festival.

Despite her success, Fadel remained humble and dedicated to her craft. She was known for her kindness and generosity, and her fans adored her for her warmth and approachability.

Sharifa Fadel passed away on September 10, 2018, at the age of 89. Her legacy lives on through her timeless performances and her impact on the entertainment industry in Egypt and beyond. She will always be remembered as a true icon of Egyptian cinema.


- "Sharifa Fadel: The Iconic Egyptian Actress Who Paved the Way for Women in Film" by Amira Elhamy, Arab News, September 15, 2020

- "Egyptian Actress Sharifa Fadel Dies at 89" by Menna A. Farouk, Al-Monitor, September 11, 2018

- "Sharifa Fadel: The Egyptian Actress Who Made Her Mark on the Silver Screen" by Farah El-Akkad, Egyptian Streets, September 15, 2020

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