Today marks the legendary, Omar Sharif 86th birthday; Google honored the departed Egyptian actor by changing its logo with a special designed doodle all around the world. We captured the Lawrence of Arabia’s legendary life in 5 shots:
Omar Sherif, who was known for Middle Eastern handsomeness, was born in April 10, 1932 in Alexandria, Egypt. At school, he learnt French, English and started to become an actor. Michel Shalhoub, that’s his given name at birth, started by participating in the school’s theater.
The love of his life: Faten or Cinema?
He realized he wanted to be an actor in 1954. Omar acted along with Faten Hamama in “Seraa Fil-Wadi”. The couple starred in several movies together, and eventually got married in 1955. Their marriage lasted for almost 20 years and they had one son (Tarek) .
The Rise to Fame:
Omar rose to stardom quickly. Before garnering international acclaim, he had already starred in more than 20 films in Egypt. Over decades, Omar played a variety of characters. We will always remember him as a rebellious patriot in “Fi Baytena Ragol” 1961, a genuine Arab freedom fighter in “Lawrence of Arabia “1962, a Russian revolutionary poet in “Doctor Zhivago” 1965, and a handsome gambler in “FunngGirl” 1986.
The Golden Globe Award winner continued to appear on screen and on television till the 21st century. In 2003, he received the Cesar Award for Best Actor for his leading role in “Monsieur Ibrahim”, A French movie depicting the story of a Muslim Turkish merchant who becomes a father figure for a Jewish boy.
Besides acting, playing cards was Sherif’s other love. Not only he was an international bridge player, he also released books, videos and video games on the subject.
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The Death of Betty White, an Icon
Dead at the age of 99, Betty white an American actress and comedian. She is a pioneer of early television with a career spanning seven decades, and her vast work in the entertainment industry. She started to act in 1930, and starred in “Life with Elizabeth”, in 1950 as she maintained popularity, through appearances on talk shows, by the 1970 she starred in the Mary Tyler Moore show, and by the next decade she costarred in the popular sitcom golden girls. After white joined the cast of “hot in Cleveland” in 2010, she had become the oldest host in Saturday Night Live. Born in 1922, in oak park, she was the only child with her parents. She moved to los Anglos during the Great Depression and worked as a TV assistant. In addition to her vast career, she is on of the oldest actresses to ever be alive.