Naguib el-Rihani

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Birthday
22, 1889
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Jun 8, 1949 (60)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
22, 1889
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Jun 8, 1949 (60)

About

Assyrian play and film actor who became known in Egypt as The Father of Comedy. He appeared in 19 plays, beginning with Taaleeli Ya Bata and ending with Hassan, Morcos & Cohen.

Before Fame

He formed his own theater group in the 1910s, and afterwards his stage presence began to rise in prominence.

Trivia

He made his film debut in Saheb Al Saada KeshKesh Beh in 1931.

Family Life

His second wife was Levantine actress Badia Masabni.

Associated With

He was born in the same country as fellow actor Adel Emam.

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