Egyptian film actress and belly dancer whose career peaked in the 1940s and 1950s. She acted in her initial film, Gawhara, in 1942. She was called the Country wide Dancer of Egypt in 1949 by Ruler Farouk. She was wedded to Rushdy Abaza from 1958 to 1977. She was created in the same nation as fellow celebrity Mona Zaki.