Google celebrate Abdel-halim hafez birthday

Posted by Moustafa Maged on Tuesday 21 Jun 2011
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Abdel Halim Hafez birthday Doodle

The search engine giant Google celebrates today ‘El-Andaleeb’ Abdel-halim Hafez birthday.

Abdel-Halim Hafez is an egyptian singer born on 21 June 1929 , and died on 30 Mars 1977 , The arab society really like that Google celebrates ‘El-Andaleeb’ birthday and honring him by a very nice Doodle.

Who is Abdel-Halim Hafez :

He is among the most popular and celebrated singers in Egypt and the Arab world. Halim was also an actor, conductor, music teacher and movie producer. He is widely considered as one of the greatest Egyptian music artists along with Umm Kulthum, Mohammed Abdel Wahab, and Farid Al Attrach. He is widely nicknamed as el-Andaleeb el-Asmar.

He was Born in El-Halawat, in Ash Sharqiyah Governorate, 80 kilometres (50 miles) north of Cairo, Egypt, Abdel Halim was the fourth child of Sheikh Ali Ismail Shabana. He had two brothers, Ismail and Mohammed, and one sister, Aliah. Abdel Halim’s mother died from complications after giving birth to him, and his father died five months later leaving Abdel Halim and his siblings orphaned at a young age. He was raised by his aunt and uncle in Cairo.

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