Omar Sharif

Omar Sharif
1932 - 2015

Omar Sharif  Egyptian Actor

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Relationships

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) and Barbra Streisand (1968).

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

About

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 6 on-screen matchups, including Ingrid Bergman in The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1964), Julie Andrews in The Tamarind Seed (1974), Barbra Streisand in Funny Girl (1968), Geraldine Chaplin in Doctor Zhivago (1965) and Julie Christie in Doctor Zhivago (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

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Dating9 1 year 3 months, 4 days 1 month, 29 days
Married1 20 years - -
Rumoured2 - - -
Encounter2 - - -
Total14 20 years 1 year, 7 months 1 month, 29 days

Details

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
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
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
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/627/000023558/, www.biography.com/people/omar-sharif-9480603

Omar Sharif (Arabic: عمر الشريف‎ historically spelt Omar el-Sherief and Omar Cherif; born Michel Dimitri Chalhoub 10 April 1932 – 10 July 2015) was an Egyptian film and television actor. He began his career in his native country in the 1950s, but is best known for his appearances in both British and American productions. His films included Lawrence of Arabia (1962), Doctor Zhivago (1965), and Funny Girl (1968). He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Lawrence of Arabia. He won three Golden Globe Awards and a César Award.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Omar Sharif83 AriesActor
Egyptian
Joan Severance61 CapricornModel
American
Karen Black74 CancerActress
American
Alexandra Bastedo67 PiscesActress
British
Barbara Bouchet76 LeoActress
German
Ava Gardner67 CapricornActress
American
Barbara Parkins78 GeminiActress
Canadian
Barbra Streisand78 TaurusSinger
American
Alicia Darr-Actress
Polish
Ingrid Bergman67 VirgoActress
Swedish
Diane McBain79 TaurusActress
American
Tuesday Weld76 VirgoActress
American
Faten Hamamah83 GeminiActress
Egyptian
Gianna Serra-Actress
Italian
Annette Stroyberg71 SagittariusActress
Danish
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Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
TarekMale195763 years oldFaten Hamamah

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
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 Movie
The Ten Commandments2006JethroTV Show
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 SultanTV Movie
The 13th Warrior1999MelchisidekMovie
Mysteries of Egypt1998GrandfatherMovie
Heaven Before I Die1997Khalil GibranMovie
Catherine the Great1996RazumovskyTV Movie
Gulliver's Travels1996The SorcererTV Show
Ça-Va?1996Short Film
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 Show
Il principe del deserto1991Emir Beni-ZairTV Show
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 Show
The Puppeteer1989Mohamed Gad El KareemMovie
Quattro piccole donne1989TV 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, AyoubMovie
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 Lady1975Nick Arnstein, Nicky 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 Valley1971VogelMovie
Che!1969Che GuevaraMovie
Mackenna's Gold1969John ColoradoMovie
The Appointment1969Frederico 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 Khan, Temujin-Genghis 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
Ishayat hub1961HussainMovie
There Is a Man in Our House1961IbrahimMovie
Hubbi el wahid1961Movie
Agony of Love1960Movie
Bidaya wa nihaya1960Movie
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-Wadi1954AhmedMovie
Devil of the Sahara1954Movie
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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

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

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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