Hind Rostom

1929 - 2011

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Hind Hussain Mohammed or Nariman Hussein Murad, more commonly known by her stage name Hind Rostom, (Arabic: هند رستم pronounced [ˈhende ˈɾostom]; November 12, 1929 – August 8, 2011) was an Egyptian actress and is considered one of the seduction icons in the Egyptian cinema, as she was mainly known for her sensual roles. Her physical appearance earned her the name Marilyn Monroe of the east "مارلين مونرو الشرق". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hind Rostom has received more than 184,440 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Hind Rostom is the 2,808th most popular actor (down from 2,573rd in 2019), the 399th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 385th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Actor.

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Among actors, Hind Rostom ranks 2,808 out of 9,996Before her are Adriana Barraza, Kristina Wayborn, Adam Cheng, Ioan Gruffudd, Fahriye Evcen, and Alexis Bledel. After her are Matthias Schoenaerts, Choi Jin-sil, Pierre Mondy, Suzanne Somers, Cornelia Froboess, and Justin Theroux.

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Among people born in 1929, Hind Rostom ranks 239Before her are Toshiko Akiyoshi, Patricia Routledge, Jean-Denis Bredin, Hong Song-nam, John Henry Holland, and Selim Hoss. After her are Slavko Avsenik, Ulla Jacobsson, Vang Pao, Cecil Taylor, Gerhard Hanappi, and Nina Ponomaryova. Among people deceased in 2011, Hind Rostom ranks 192Before her are Ida Fink, Peter Gethin, Thor Vilhjálmsson, Christiane Desroches Noblecourt, Bhupen Hazarika, and José Alencar. After her are Shigeo Yaegashi, Vang Pao, Josefa Iloilo, Robert Ettinger, Bhimsen Joshi, and Ingvar Wixell.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Hind Rostom ranks 399 out of 582Before her are Mostafa El-Nahas (1879), Yahya of Antioch (980), Zainab al Ghazali (1917), Al-Nuwayri (1279), Riccardo Freda (1909), and Khenemetneferhedjet I (-1950). After her are Doria Shafik (1908), Abdul Rahman Hassan Azzam (1893), W. D. Hamilton (1936), Pope Maximus of Alexandria (250), Guy Béart (1930), and Essam El Hadary (1973).

Among ACTORS In Egypt

Among actors born in Egypt, Hind Rostom ranks 8Before her are Faten Hamama (1931), Marika Rökk (1913), Soad Hosny (1943), Adel Emam (1940), Shadia (1931), and Julian Fellowes (1949). After her are Zubaida Tharwat (1940), Georges Guétary (1915), Nadia Gamal (1937), Amr Waked (1973), and Mena Massoud (1991).

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