Omar Sharif

Omar Sharif
1932 - 2015
Omar Sharif  Egyptian Actor

Omar Sharif dating history


Omar Sharif was previously married to Faten Hamamah (1955 - 1974).

Omar Sharif was in relationships with Karen Black (1975), Alexandra Bastedo (1974), Barbara Bouchet (1969 - 1970), Barbara Parkins (1968 - 1969), Alicia Darr (1967), Ingrid Bergman (1964), Diane McBain (1963), Tuesday Weld (1962) and Gianna Serra.

Omar Sharif had encounters with Joan Severance (1977), Barbra Streisand (1968), Lisa Seagram (1967) and April Ashley.

Omar Sharif is rumoured to have hooked up with Ava Gardner (1968) and Annette Stroyberg.


Egyptian Actor Omar Sharif was born Michel Demitri Shalhoub on 10th April, 1932 in Alexandria, Egypt and passed away on 10th Jul 2015 Cairo, Egypt aged 83. He is most remembered for Dr. Zhivago, Lawrence of Arabia. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Omar Sharif was in 8 on-screen matchups, including Ava Gardner in Mayerling (1968), Ingrid Bergman in The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1964), Julie Andrews in The Tamarind Seed (1974), Barbra Streisand in Funny Girl (1968) and Françoise Dorléac in Genghis Khan (1965).

Omar Sharif is a member of the following lists: Best Drama Actor Golden Globe (film) winners, Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe (film) winners and César Award winners.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 20 years - -
Dating9 1 year 3 months, 4 days 1 month, 29 days
Encounter4 56 years, 10 months 14 years, 2 months -
Rumoured2 - - -
Total16 56 years, 10 months 4 years, 11 months 1 month, 29 days


First Name Omar
Last Name Sharif
Full Name at Birth Michel Demitri Shalhoub
Alternative Name Chalhoub, Omar El Cherif, Michel Demitri, Shalhoub, Michel Dimitri Chalhoub, Omar Sharif
Birthday 10th April, 1932
Birthplace Alexandria, Egypt
Died 10th July, 2015
Place of Death Cairo, Egypt
Cause of Death Heart attack
Buried El Sayeda Nafisa Cemetery, Cairo, El Qahira, Egypt
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
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Omar Sharif (Arabic: عمر الشريف born Michel Yusef Dimitri Chalhoub 10 April 1932 – 10 July 2015) was an Egyptian actor, generally regarded as one of his country's greatest male film stars. He began his career in his native country in the 1950s, but is best known for his appearances in British, American, French, and Italian productions. His career encompassed over 100 films spanning 50 years, and brought him many accolades including three Golden Globe Awards and a César Award for Best Actor.

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Omar Sharif83 AriesActor
Joan Severance65 CapricornModel
Karen Black74 CancerActress
Alexandra Bastedo67 PiscesActress
Barbara Bouchet80 LeoActress
Barbra Streisand81 TaurusSinger
Barbara Parkins81 GeminiActress
Ava Gardner67 CapricornActress
Lisa Seagram82 CancerActress
Alicia Darr80Socialite
Ingrid Bergman67 VirgoActress
Diane McBain81 TaurusActress
Tuesday Weld80 VirgoActress
Faten Hamamah83 GeminiActress
Gianna Serra-Actress
April Ashley86 TaurusModel
Annette Stroyberg71 SagittariusActress
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NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
TarekMale195767 years oldFaten Hamamah


1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham2015GrandfatherShort Film
Un château en Italie2013Omar SharifMovie
Rock the Casbah2013Moulay Hassan Ben AmorMovie
The Last Templar2009KonstantineTV Show
J'ai oublié de te dire2009JaumeMovie
Al Mosafer2009HassanMovie
10,000 BC2008Narrator (voice)Movie
Hassan wa Morcus2008Hassan / MorcusMovie
Hanan Wa Haneen2007RaoufTV Show
Fire at My Heart2006Principe NicolaMovie
One Night with the King2006Prince MemucanMovie
Kronprinz Rudolf2006Hans CanonTV Show
The Ten Commandments2006JethroTV Show
Imperium: Saint Peter2005San PietroTV Movie
The Search for Eternal Egypt2005NarratorTV Movie
Hidalgo2004Sheikh RiyadhMovie
Monsieur Ibrahim2003Monsieur Ibrahim DenejiMovie
Urban Myth Chillers2003Le chauffeur de taxiTV Show
Censor2001Mr. SharifMovie
The Parole Officer2001VictorMovie
Shaka Zulu: The Citadel2001The SultanTV Movie
The 13th Warrior1999MelchisidekMovie
Mysteries of Egypt1998GrandfatherMovie
Heaven Before I Die1997Khalil GibranMovie
Gulliver's Travels1996The SorcererTV Show
Ça-Va?1996Short Film
Catherine the Great1995RazumovskyTV Movie
Lie Down with Lions1994Safar KhanTV Movie
Laughter, Games, Seriousness and Love1993Adham's fatherMovie
Mother1993HagopTV Show
Beyond Justice1992Emir Beni-ZairMovie
Mrs. 'Arris Goes to Paris1992Marquis HippoliteTV Movie
Tengoku no Taizai1992Tsai Mang HuaMovie
Memories of Midnight1991Constantin DemirisTV Show
The Law of the Desert1991Emir Beni-ZairTV Show
Al-moaten Masry1991Mayor Abdul Raziq Al-SharshabiMovie
Mountains of the Moon1990Arab Chief in Cairo (uncredited)Movie
The Rainbow Thief1990DimaMovie
Viaggio d'amore1990RicoMovie
Le roi de Patagonie1990Le Consul d'AninotTV Show
The Puppeteer1989Mohamed Gad El KareemMovie
Quattro piccole donne1989Robert March (1989)TV Show
The English Programme1989The SorcererTV Show
Keys to Freedom1988JonathanMovie
Les possédés1988StepanMovie
Les pyramides bleues1988AlexMovie
Grand Larceny1987Rashid SaudTV Movie
Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna1986Czar Nicholas IITV Show
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
Ayoub1983Abdulhamed Alsukari (Ayoub)Movie
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 Arnstein / Nick ArnsteinMovie
Juggernaut1974Captain Alex BrunelMovie
The Tamarind Seed1974Feodor SverdlovMovie
The Mysterious Island1973Captain Nemo (as Omar Shariff)Movie
L'île mystérieuse1973Le capitaine NemoTV Show
Le droit d'aimer1972PierreMovie
The Burglars1971Abel ZachariaMovie
The Horsemen1971UrazMovie
The Last Valley1971VogelMovie
Che!1969Che GuevaraMovie
Mackenna's Gold1969John ColoradoMovie
The Appointment1969Frederico FendiMovie
Trois hommes sur un cheval1969Un 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. RadTV Movie
Doctor Zhivago1965YuriMovie
Genghis Khan1965Genghis Khan / Temujin-Genghis KhanMovie
Marco the Magnificent1965Emir AlaouMovie
El mamalik1965AhmedMovie
Behold a Pale Horse1964FranciscoMovie
The Fall of the Roman Empire1964SohamusMovie
The Yellow Rolls-Royce1964DavichMovie
Lawrence of Arabia1962Sherif AliMovie
Anna Karenina1961KhalidMovie
I Love My Master1961Essam MuradMovie
Ishayat hub1961HussainMovie
Fi baitina rajul1961Ibrahim HamdiMovie
Hubbi el wahid1961AdelMovie
Agony of Love1960HasanMovie
Bidaya wa nihaya1960HassaneinMovie
Nahna el talamiza1960AdelMovie
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
Hidden Shore1958Mamdoh EzzatMovie
The Fault of My Love1958SalahMovie
La anam1957AzizMovie
Ard el salam1957AhmedMovie
Struggle on the Pier1956RagabMovie
The Lebanese Mission1956Mokrir (as Omar Cherif)Movie
Our Best Days1955AhmadMovie
Siraa Fil-Wadi1954Ahmed (as Omar El Cherif)Movie
Devil of the Sahara1954Essam (as Omar AlShareef)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (21)

wjerryzwjerryzJan 23, 2017

One magnificent and powerful actor

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

heatherachaseheatherachaseJan 29, 2011


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 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

CindyCelebsCindyCelebsJul 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.

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