Omar Sharif Died

Posted: Jul 10 2015, 9:45am CDT | by , in News | Latest Celebrity News

Omar Sharif Died

Don't Miss: This How to find Fingerlings in Stock

Legendary actor Omar Sharif has died at the age of 83.

Omar Sharif, known for his roles in Doctor Zhivago and Lawrence of Arabia world-wide, has died at the age of 83 in Cairo. The news of his death just hit the wires. In May we reported that the legendary actor has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's.

Omar Sharif rose to international fame in 1962 with the movie Lawrence of Arabia starring Peter O’Toole. He received an Oscar nomination for the Best supporting actor and won two Golden Globe Awards for his role in the film. Sharif went on to appear in many international films including Doctor Zhivago (1965) and Funny Girl (1968) opposite to Barbra Streisand. His last film was French Moroccan drama film “Rock the Casbah” released in 2013.

Sharif's agent said according to Variety that the actor died today after a heart attack.

Holiday Gift Guides and Deals

Get your Holiday gifting inspired by Best Toy Gifts with High STEM Value and the Top 10 toy gifts under $10 if you are on budget. The most popular Holiday 2017 toy list include Fingerlings, Crate Creatures and more. Don't miss the new Holiday deals on Amazon Devices, including $29.99 Fire tablet.

This story may contain affiliate links.

This free App Solves You Holiday Shopping Problem

Download the free Tracker app now to get in-stock alerts on Fingerling, Luvabella, SNES Classic and more.

Latest News


The Author

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr () is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at




comments powered by Disqus