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Celebrating Egypt

 

 

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Dance-Related

Honors: Birthday of Samia Gamal, legendary dancer and movie star

Appeared on Google: March 5, 2017

Samia Gamal

 

 

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Music-Related

Sayed Darwish

Honors: Birthday of Sayed Darwish, legendary singer & composer

Appeared on Google: March 17, 2011

Sayed Darwish

 

Mohamed Abdel Wahab

Honors: Birthday of Mohamed Abdel Wahab, legendary singer and composer

Appeared on Google: March 13, 2012

Mohamed Abdel Wahab

 

Umm Kalthum

Honors: Birthday of Umm Kalthum, "The Voice of Egypt", legendary singer

Appeared on Google: May 4, 2010

Umm Kalthum

 

Abdel Halim Hafez

Honors: Birth date of Abdel Halim Hafez, "The Dark Nightingale", legendary singer

Appeared on Google: June 21, 2011

Abdel Halim Hafez

 

Asmahan

Honors: Birth date of Asmahan, sister of Farid al-Atrash and legendary singer

Appeared on Google: June 21, 2011

Asmahan

 

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Visual Arts

Mahmoud Mokhtar

Honors: Birthday of Mahmoud Mokhtar, the father of modern Egyptian sculpture

Appeared on Google: May 10, 2012

Mahmoud Mokhtar

 

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Literary

Taha Hussein

Honors: Birthday of Taha Hussein, "Dean of Arabic Literature"

Appeared on Google: November 14, 2010

Taha Hussein

 

Naguib Mahfouz

Honors: Birthday of Naguib Mahfouz, Egyptian novelist who won 1988 Nobel Prize for literature

Appeared on Google: December 11, 2009

Naguib Mahfouz

 

Ahmed Shawqi

Honors: Ahmed Shawqi, "The Prince of Poets"

Appeared on Google: October 16, 2010

Ahmed Shawqi

 

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Cinema

Honors: Birthday of Ismail Yassin, famous comedian & movie star

Appeared on Google: September 15, 2011

Ismail Yassin

 

 

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