World Music Singer

Birthday January 17, 1933

Birth Sign Capricorn

Birthplace Egypt

DEATH DATE May 3, 1987 (54)

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Egyptian singer and actress who released 55 Gold-certified records and was the first singer to earn a Diamond-selling record.

Before Fame

She began her singing career as part of a cabaret act on the Champs-Elysees in Paris.


She recorded and performed in over ten languages over the course of her career.

Family Life

Her father Pietro Gigliotti was first violinist at the Cairo Opera House.

Associated With

She released a cover of the Mina song "Parole Parole" in 1973.