Sayed Mekawy

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Birthday
8, 1927
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Apr 21, 1997 (69)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
8, 1927
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Apr 21, 1997 (69)

About

Egyptian singer and composer who was prominent from the 1950s into the 1970s.

Before Fame

He rose to popularity announcing the pre-dawn meals over the radio during Ramadan as the personality al-Missaharati.

Trivia

He wrote the music for the opera The Big Night.

Family Life

He was raised in the Sayeda Zeinab district of Al-Nasriya in a poor family.

Associated With

His career peaked around the same time as that of Egyptian actor Omar Sharif.