Umm Kulthum facts for kids
|Birth name||Fatima Ibrahim|
|Also known as||Oum Kalthoum, Om Kalsoum, Om Koulsum, Om Kalthoum, Oumme Kalsoum, Umm Kolthoum, Om Koultoum, Ummi Kultsum, Ummi Kaltsum, Umi Kulsum, Umi Kalsum|
December 31, 1898|
Tamay Ez-Zahayra, El Senbellawein, Dakahlia Governorate, Khedivate of Egypt, Ottoman Empire
|Died||February 3, 1975
|Genres||Arabic classical music|
|Years active||c. 1924–1973|
Abdel Halim Hafez
Mohammed Abdel Wahab
Umm Kulthum (May 4, 1904 – February 3, 1975). She was an Egyptian singer, songwriter, and actress. She was born in Tamay ez-Zahayra. She is a famous and distinguished singer of the 20th century in the Arab world.
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Monument to Umm Kulthum in Zamalek, Cairo; it is located on the site of the singer's former house
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