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Well-known Egyptian dancer, actress Hayatem dies at 69

Ahram Online , Friday 27 Jul 2018
Well-known Egyptian dancer, actress Hayatem dies at 69 (Photo: Ahram)
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Well-known Egyptian dancer, actress Hayatem died on Friday after a long battle against illness at the age of 69.

Hayatem began her artistic career in the 1960s as a professional belly dancer in Alexandia then Cairo before switching to acting roles.

She took part in dozens of films and TV series over the course of her long career.

Hayatem was born Suheir Hassan Mohamed in Alexandria in 1949.

Her films include Warae Ashams (Beyond The Sun, 1978) and Ehki Ya Shahrazad (Tell It Shahrazad, 2009), while Zuhra Wa Azwagaha El-Khamsa (Zuhra And Her Five Husbands, 2010) was one of her last roles on the small screen.

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