Dodi Fayed

1955 - 1997

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Emad El-Din Mohamed Abdel Mena'em Fayed (; Arabic: عماد الدين محمد عبد المنعم الفايد, romanized: ʿImād ad-Dīn Muḥammad ʿAbd al-Munʿim al-Fāyid [ʕeˈmæːd ɪdˈdiːn mæˈħæmmæd ʕæbdelˈmenʕem elˈfæːjed], 17 April 1955 – 31 August 1997), better known as Dodi Fayed (Arabic: دودى الفايد [ˈduːdi]), was an Egyptian film producer and the son of billionaire Mohamed Al Fayed. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dodi Fayed has received more than 8,802,639 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Dodi Fayed is the 27th most popular celebrity, the 163rd most popular biography from Egypt (up from 170th in 2019) and the most popular Egyptian Celebrity.

Dodi Fayed was the son of Egyptian billionaire Mohamed Al-Fayed. Dodi was an international playboy and was most famous for his romance with Diana, Princess of Wales.

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Among celebrities, Dodi Fayed ranks 27 out of 184Before him are Kim Kardashian, Philippe Petit, Don King, Jacques Mayol, Chandra Bahadur Dangi, and Peggy Guggenheim. After him are Mary Anning, Marie Duplessis, Rosemary Kennedy, Cecilia Gallerani, Mehran Karimi Nasseri, and Sarah Knauss.

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Among people born in 1955, Dodi Fayed ranks 33Before him are Mark David Chapman, Marcelo Bielsa, Billy Bob Thornton, Nina Hagen, François Cluzet, and Mariano Rajoy. After him are Carme Forcadell, John Grisham, Roland Emmerich, Shoko Asahara, Binali Yıldırım, and Denis Mukwege. Among people deceased in 1997, Dodi Fayed ranks 43Before him are Alfred Hershey, Nikolai Tikhonov, Chien-Shiung Wu, Shoichi Yokoi, Cornelius Castoriadis, and John Denver. After him are John Eccles, Chaim Herzog, Marco Ferreri, Georg Solti, Stéphane Grappelli, and Carl Gustav Hempel.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Dodi Fayed ranks 163 out of 520Before him are Al-Mansur Qalawun (1222), Ptolemy VIII Physcon (-182), Huda Sha'arawi (1879), Sosigenes of Alexandria (-80), Saadia Gaon (882), and Cleopatra V of Egypt (-100). After him are Zahi Hawass (1947), Merit-Ptah (-2700), Taha Hussein (1889), Djedkare Isesi (-2500), Adly Mansour (1945), and Basilides (117).


Among celebrities born in Egypt, Dodi Fayed ranks 1