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Abdel Halim Hafez (1929–1977)

Abdel Halim Hafez was born on June 21, 1929, in the village of Al-Hilwat in the province of Al-Sharkia, the fourth child of Sheikh Ali Ismael Shabana following after Ismael, Aliah, and Mohamed. His mother died during his delivery. His father was to die five years later. His work included 16 feature films, his first being Lahn el wafaa (1955) and ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 47) in London, England, UK

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Abi foq al-Shagara
(1969)
Lahn el wafaa
(1955)
Cairo Time
Cairo Time Soundtrack
(2009)
Banat el yom
Banat el yom Khaled
(1957)

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 1969 Abi foq al-Shagara
Adel
 1967 Mabodet el gamahir
Ibrahim Farid
 1962 Al-khataya
Hussien
 1961 Yom min omri
Salah
 1960 El banat waal saif
Mohamed
 1959 Hekayat hub
Ahmed Sami
 1959 Sharia el hub
Abdel Men'em
 1957 El wessada el khalia
Salah
 1957 Banat el yom
Khaled
 1957 Fata ahlami
Adel
 1956 Layali el hub
 1956 Dalila
Mahmoud
 1956 Mawad gharam
Samir
 1955 Ayyamine el helwa
Ali
 1955 Lahn el wafaa
Galal
 1955 Ayyam wa layali
Yehia
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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Trivia:

He often traveled to orphanages and hospitals to help and volunteer there. See more »

Nickname:

Al Andaleeb See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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