Mohamed Fawzi

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Birthday
15, 1918
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Oct 20, 1966 (48)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
15, 1918
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Oct 20, 1966 (48)

About

Composer and singer who became prominent during the middle of the 20th century for his songs for Umm Kalthoun. He also composed "Kassaman," the Algerian National Anthem.

Before Fame

He began acting in movies in 1939 and composing for movies in 1943.

Trivia

He opened up the studio Masrphone where legendary Egyptian singer Umm Kalthoun recorded.

Family Life

He grew up in an enormous family, as he was raised alongside 25 brothers and sisters. His family was very poor but he still dreamed as a child of becoming a music composer.

Associated With

He rose to prominence around the same time as Egyptian actor Omar Sharif.