New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Leila Mourad

1918 - 1995

Photo of Leila Mourad

Icon of person Leila Mourad

Leila Mourad or Layla Morad (Arabic: ليلى مراد; February 17, 1918 – November 21, 1995) was an Egyptian singer and actress, and one of the most prominent superstars in Egypt and the entire Arab world in her era. Born Lilian Zaki Ibrahim Mourad to an Egyptian Jewish family, known for their patriotism in 1918 in the El Daher District in Cairo, she later changed her name to Leila Mourad as a stage-name. Leila married three times and divorced three times. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leila Mourad has received more than 208,232 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Leila Mourad is the 454th most popular singer (up from 497th in 2019), the 315th most popular biography from Egypt (up from 322nd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Egyptian Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 210k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Leila Mourads by language


Among singers, Leila Mourad ranks 454 out of 3,528Before her are Mei Lanfang, Francis Rossi, Marta Kubišová, Nellie Melba, Coolio, and Shania Twain. After her are Miguel Bosé, Bobby Darin, Siw Malmkvist, Juan Gabriel, Salomé, and RM.

Most Popular Singers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1918, Leila Mourad ranks 107Before her are Helmut Lent, Abba Kovner, Borys Paton, Bebo Valdés, Bernd Alois Zimmermann, and Ida Lupino. After her are Raimon Panikkar, Theodore Sturgeon, Alexander Shelepin, Massimo Girotti, David Ausubel, and Bobby Riggs. Among people deceased in 1995, Leila Mourad ranks 92Before her are Annie Fischer, Kingsley Amis, Arturo Frondizi, J. Presper Eckert, Ida Lupino, and Ann Dunham. After her are Clair Cameron Patterson, Alexander Godunov, Gabriel Urgebadze, Viveca Lindfors, Annie M. G. Schmidt, and Václav Neumann.

Others Born in 1918

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1995

Go to all Rankings

In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Leila Mourad ranks 315 out of 582Before her are Al-Mansur Ali (1242), Omar Abdel-Rahman (1938), Nepherites I (-490), Anastasius Sinaita (630), Thutmose (-1500), and Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria (1952). After her are Osorkon III (-900), Barsanuphius (401), Julius Pollux (200), Amr Diab (1961), Qasim Amin (1863), and Amr Moussa (1936).

Among SINGERS In Egypt

Among singers born in Egypt, Leila Mourad ranks 7Before her are Dalida (1933), Demis Roussos (1946), Umm Kulthum (1898), Georges Moustaki (1934), Claude François (1939), and Mohammed Abdel Wahab (1901). After her are Amr Diab (1961), Sayed Darwish (1892), Gohar Gasparyan (1924), Richard Anthony (1938), Guy Béart (1930), and Tefta Tashko-Koço (1910).