Death Anniversary

Today marks 51st death anniversary of ‘Planet of the East’ Umm Kulthum

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 02:19 GMT

February 3, 2021 marks the 51st death anniversary of the legendary singer, as she passed away in 1975.

Zaki: A celebration of legendary actor and 'King of the Third Class'

Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 02:00 GMT

Egyptian and Arab cinema is commemorating the birthday of late Egyptian iconic actor, Ahmed Zaki who was born on November 18, 1949.

Diba of Iran arrives in Cairo to commemorate Shah's 39th death anniversary

Thu, 25 Jul 2019 - 01:34 GMT

Former queen and empress of Iran, Farah Diba Pahlavi arrived Wednesday night in Cairo, coming from Paris in a short visit to Egypt to commemorate the 39th anniversary of the death of her husband, the Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

ET commemorates Halim on his 42nd death anniversary

Sun, 07 Apr 2019 - 03:36 GMT

Iconic Egyptian singer Abdel-Halim Hafez passed away on March 30, 1977, leaving behind a legacy of unforgettable songs

Zawya to screen 20 newly restored films by Chahine

Sat, 01 Sep 2018 - 11:56 GMT

Zawya Cinema will screen 20 newly restored films by late iconic Egyptian director Youssef Chahine when it reopens its new venue on September 12 to September 22.

Film about renowned theater critic Nehad Saliha to screen in Alexandria

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 - 08:00 GMT

On the occasion of prominent critic and author Nehad Saliha’s first death anniversary, a documentary film about her career will screen at Teatro Eskindria on January 6

Remembering the legendary Syrian singer Farid El Atrash

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 - 08:00 GMT

In honor of iconic Syrian singer and actor Farid El Atrash, Egypt Today presents his life and career.

Commemorating golden age’s voice, Leila Mourad

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 - 06:09 GMT

In memory of legendary singer/actress Leila Mourad, the voice of the golden cinema age.

Remembering legendary Egyptian author Anis Mansour

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 - 04:53 GMT

Today marks the death of legendary Egyptian author Anis Mansour.

Gamal al-Ghitani's death anniversary

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 03:03 GMT

October 18 marks the death anniversary of the prominent Egyptian author Gamal al-Ghitani.

Remembering the iconic French singer Edith Piaf

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 - 11:28 GMT

October 11 marks the death anniversary of the iconic French singer Edith Piaf; who was born on December 19.

Remembering cinema legend Khaled Saleh

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 - 03:15 GMT

Remembering the great works of the late legendary Khaled Saleh.

Arab Heritage Music Ensemble concert honours Sayed Darwish

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 - 01:39 GMT

The Arab Heritage Music Ensemble will perform a concert to honour Sayed Darwish.

August 6: Marylin Monroe’s 55th death anniversary

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 - 03:24 GMT

Saturday marked the 55th death anniversary for Marilyn Monroe, one of the most iconic figures in American and international culture.

Gianni Versace death anniversary

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 12:15 GMT

Gianni Versace, celebrity and royalty, designer’s death anniversary remembered on Sunday.