Faten Hamama

Egyptian producer and actress (1931–2015)

Faten Hamama (Arabic: فاتن حمامة, Fāten Ḥamāmah audio speaker iconlisten , 27 May 1931 – 17 January 2015) was an Egyptian producer and actress of movie and television. She was known for her roles in Al-Tareeq al-Masdood, Sira` Fi al-Wadi, Ayyamna al-Holwa, La Anam, and in La Tutf'e al-Shams.

Faten Hamama
فاتن حمامة
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Hamama in 1950s
Faten Ahmed Hamama

(1931-05-27)27 May 1931
Died17 January 2015(2015-01-17) (aged 83)
Cairo, Egypt
OccupationActress, producer, production manager, screenwriter
Years active1947–2015
Spouse(s)Ezzel Dine Zulficar
(1947–54; divorced)
Omar Sharif
(1955–74; divorced)
Mohamed Abdel Wahab Mahmoud[when?]

Hamama died 17 on January 2015 following a short illness, aged 83.[1]


  1. "Faten Mamama, Arab film icon, dies aged 83". Yahoo.com. Retrieved January 17, 2015.

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