Omar Sharif

Omar Sharif
1932 - 2015

Omar Sharif  Egyptian Actor

Age
83
Zodiac

Omar Sharif (Arabic: عمر الشريف‎, born Michel Dimitri Chalhoub 10 April 1932 – 10 July 2015) was an Egyptian actor. He began his career in his native country in the 1950s, but is best known for his appearances in both British and American produc...

Confirmed Relationships12
Longest Relationship20 yrs
Shortest Relationship12 mths
Average Relationship Length1 yr, 10 mths
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Omar
Last Name Sharif
Full Name at Birth Michel Demitri Shalhoub
Alternative Name Chalhoub, Omar El Cherif, Michel Demitri, Shalhoub
Age 83 (age at death) years
Birthday 10th April, 1932
Birthplace Alexandria, Egypt
Died 10th July, 2015
Place of Death Cairo, Egypt
Cause of Death Heart attack
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Muslim
Ethnicity Middle Eastern
Nationality Egyptian
University Cairo University, Victoria College, Alexandria, Egypt
Occupation Text Actor, Writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Dr. Zhivago, Lawrence of Arabia
Year(s) Active 1954–2013, 1954–Present, 1954–2015
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Agence Anne Alvares Correa
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/627/000023558/, www.biography.com/people/omar-sharif-9480603
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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Omar Sharif83 AriesActor
Egyptian
Joan Severance57 CapricornModel
American
Alexandra Bastedo67 PiscesActress
British
Barbara Bouchet72 LeoActress
German
Barbra Streisand74 TaurusSinger
American
Barbara Parkins74 GeminiActress
Canadian
Ingrid Bergman67 VirgoActress
Swedish
Diane McBain75 TaurusActress
American
Tuesday Weld72 VirgoActress
American
Faten Hamama83 GeminiActress
Egyptian
Gianna Serra-Actress
Italian
Alicia Darr-Actress
Polish
Annette Stroyberg71 SagittariusActress
Danish
Ava Gardner67 CapricornActress
American
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Children

NameGenderBornAge
Tarek
Male195759 years old

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Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham2015GrandfatherMovie
Un château en Italie2013Omar SharifMovie
Rock the Casbah2013Moulay HassanMovie
The Last Templar2009KonstantineTV Show
I Forgot to Tell You2009JaumeMovie
The Traveller2009Movie
10,000 BC2008Narrator (voice)Movie
Hassan wa Morcus2008Hassan, MorcusMovie
Hanan Wa Haneen2007RaoufMovie
Fire at My Heart2006Principe NicolaMovie
One Night with the King2006Prince MemucanMovie
Kronprinz Rudolf2006Hans CanonTV Movie
The Ten Commandments2006JethroTV Movie
Imperium: Saint Peter2005San PietroTV Movie
The Search for Eternal Egypt2005NarratorTV Movie
Hidalgo2004Sheikh RiyadhMovie
Monsieur Ibrahim2003Monsieur Ibrahim DenejiMovie
Petits mythes urbains2003Le chauffeur de taxiTV Show
Censor2001Movie
The Parole Officer2001VictorMovie
Shaka Zulu: The Citadel2001The KingTV Movie
The 13th Warrior1999MelchisidekMovie
Mysteries of Egypt1998GrandfatherMovie
Heaven Before I Die1997Khalil GibranMovie
Catherine the Great1996RazumovskyTV Movie
Gulliver's Travels1996The SorcererTV Movie
Ça-Va?1996Movie
Lie Down with Lions1994Safar KhanTV Movie
Laughter, Games, Seriousness and Love1993Movie
Mother1993HagopTV Show
Beyond Justice1992Emir Beni-ZairMovie
Mother1992HagopMovie
Mrs. 'Arris Goes to Paris1992Marquis HippoliteTV Movie
Tengoku no Taizai1992Tsai Mang HuaMovie
Mother1991HagopMovie
Memories of Midnight1991Constantin DemirisTV Movie
Al-moaten Masry1991Movie
Mountains of the Moon1990Arab chief in Cairo (uncredited)Movie
The Rainbow Thief1990DimaMovie
Viaggio d'amore1990RicoMovie
Le roi de Patagonie1990Le Consul d'AninotTV Movie
Il principe del deserto1989Emir Beni-ZairTV Show
The Puppeteer1989Mohamed Gad El KareemMovie
Quattro piccole donne1989TV Movie
Keys to Freedom1988JonathanMovie
Les possédés1988StepanMovie
Les pyramides bleues1988AlexMovie
Grand Larceny1987Rashid SaudMovie
Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna1986Czar Nicholas IITV Movie
Harem1986Sultan HassanTV Movie
Peter the Great1986Prince Feodor RomodanovskyTV Show
The Mind of David Berglas1986TV Show
Vicious Circle1985GarcinTV Movie
Edge of the Wind1985McCorquodaleTV Movie
Top Secret!1984Agent CedricMovie
The Far Pavilions1984Koda DadTV Show
Ayoub1983Movie
La Martingale1983Alex JoskiTV Movie
Green Ice1981Meno ArgentiMovie
Inchon1981Indian Brigadier (uncredited)Movie
Oh Heavenly Dog1980BartMovie
S+H+E: Security Hazards Expert1980Baron Cesare MagnascoMovie
The Baltimore Bullet1980The DeaconMovie
Pleasure Palace1980Louie LefevreTV Movie
Ashanti1979Prince HassanMovie
Bloodline1979Ivo PalazziMovie
Crime and Passion1976Andre FerrenMovie
The Pink Panther Strikes Again1976Egyptian Assassin (uncredited)Movie
Funny Lady1975Nicky ArnsteinMovie
Juggernaut1974Captain Alex BrunelMovie
The Tamarind Seed1974Feodor SverdlovMovie
The Mysterious Island1973Captain NemoMovie
L'île mystérieuse1973Le capitaine NemoTV Show
Le droit d'aimer1972PierreMovie
The Burglars1971Abel ZachariaMovie
The Horsemen1971UrazMovie
The Last Valley1970VogelMovie
Che!1969Che GuevaraMovie
Mackenna's Gold1969John ColoradoMovie
The Appointment1969Federico FendiMovie
Three Men on a Horse1969Un turfiste (uncredited)Movie
Funny Girl1968Nick ArnsteinMovie
Mayerling1968Archduke RudolfMovie
More Than a Miracle1967Prince Rodrigo FernandezMovie
The Night of the Generals1967Major GrauMovie
The Poppy Is Also a Flower1966Dr. RadMovie
Doctor Zhivago1965YuriMovie
Genghis Khan1965Genghis KhanMovie
Marco the Magnificent1965Sheik Alla Hou, 'The Desert Wind'Movie
The Mamelukes1965Movie
Behold a Pale Horse1964FranciscoMovie
The Fall of the Roman Empire1964SohamusMovie
The Yellow Rolls-Royce1964DavichMovie
Lawrence of Arabia1962Sherif AliMovie
Anna Karenina1961KhalidMovie
I Love My Master1961Movie
The Agony of Love1961HussienMovie
There Is a Man in Our House1961IbrahimMovie
My Only Love1961Movie
Agony of Love1960Movie
Bidaya wa nihaya1960Movie
Scandal in Zamalek1959AhmedMovie
Lady of the Castle1959AdelMovie
Struggle on the Nile1959MuhassabMovie
For the Sake of a Woman1959ShokriMovie
Rendezvous with a Stranger1959MagdiMovie
Goha1958Goha (as Omar Cherif)Movie
No Tomorrow1958AzizMovie
Hidden Shore1958MamdohMovie
The Fault of My Love1958SalahMovie
Land of Peace1957AhmedMovie
Struggle on the Pier1956RagabMovie
The Lebanese Mission1956Mokrir (as Omar Cherif)Movie
Our Best Days1955AhmedMovie
Siraa Fil-Wadi1954AhmedMovie
Devil of the Sahara1954Movie
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Kathryn55Mar 9, 2015

I've loved Omar Sharif since I was 10, and I still do. I'm nearly 60, and I'm proud to say, we share the same birthday, 10th April! x

TheFanToEndAllFansApr 11, 2011

proper movie star

ShahrzadFeb 6, 2011

I love him

heatherachaseJan 29, 2011

yay!

MariaJan 2, 2011

I think that Omar is just as handsome as he was when he was young! I don`t think there are gentlemen like him nowdays.

DanielleFeb 16, 2010

I met Mr Sharif in Cairo 1995 I was driving for Canadian Forces and he was more then a gentleman.Yes I loved him as a child and 50yrs old still do!!

yvonneNov 27, 2009

nice looking man.my friend avril loved him.pity he had so meny women.

joyceNov 14, 2009

I was looking ot see if i could find out what ever happened to Tuesday Weld .. what is she doing these days ..

hrishikeshAug 4, 2009

most charming actor of the 70`s

CindyCelebsJul 24, 2009

Omar, did convert to Islam when he married a Muslim woman some years back. I am not sure if he currently practices the faith, but he did at one time convert to it.

princessevaJul 24, 2009

omar sharif isnt muslim..he is jewish...his real name is michel dimitri..noway anybody can claim he is muslim..he is jewish..and i love him.

jey54Jul 19, 2009

If ever being capable of crashing on someone would be this Omar Sharif whom remains all same prince of charming; when he`s talking of lonesome staying in an impersonal hotel room; what a ironic that be!!!


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