Magda al-Sabahi is confirmed dead at the age of 88.
Magda was best known as a Egyptian actress .
Ghada Nafi explains the details of the filing of a stone case against her mother, Magda Al-Sabahi
The first appearance of Ghada Nafi after the death of her mother, Magda Al-Sabahi, crying, collapse, and details th…
The first appearance of Ghada Nafi after the death of her mother, Magda Al-Sabahi
Magda al-Sabahi
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Afaf Ali Kamel al-Sabahi

(1931-05-06)May 6, 1931
DiedJanuary 16, 2020(2020-01-16) (aged 88)
Cairo, Egypt
Other namesMagda
OccupationActress, producer
Years active1949–1994
Ihab Nafea
(m. 1963; div. 1967)
Magda al-Sabahi (Arabic: ماجدة‎; 6 May 1931 – 16 January 2020), or Magda, was an Egyptian film actress notable for her roles from 1949 to 1994.
1 Life
2 Selected filmography
3 Notes
4 References
5 External links
Afaf Ali Kamel al-Sabahi was born in Tanta, Gharbia Governorate. She was one of the biggest stars of Egyptian cinema, taking the lead role in sixty films. For her film career she took the stage name of Magda.
In 1956, "Magda" founded her own film production company. In 1958, she played the lead role in the film by Youssef Chahine, Jamila al Jaza'iriya (Jamila, the Algerian), based on the story of Djamila Bouhired.
In 1963, she married the intelligence officer and actor, Ihab Nafe, with whom she had her only daughter, Ghada, in 1965.
In 1995, Magda was elected president of the Egyptian Women in Film Association.
Magda al-Sabahi died in her house in Dokki, Cairo, on 16 January 2020, aged 88.
Selected filmography
El Naseh (1949)
Ayna Omry (1957)
Djamila l'Algérienne (1958)
Hegret El Rasoul (1964)
EL Omr Lahza (1978)
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