1931 - 2017


Fatma Ahmed Kamal Shaker (Arabic: فاطمة أحمد كمال شاكر‎), better known by her stage name Shadia (Arabic: شادية‎, Shādiyya; 8 February 1931 – 28 November 2017), was an Egyptian actress and singer. She was famous for her roles in light comedies and drama in the 1950s and 1960s. She is one of the iconic actresses and singers in Egypt and the middle east region and a symbol of the golden age of Egyptian Cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shadia has received more than 242,898 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,817th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 240k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.10

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Shadia ranks 1,794 out of 8,832Before her are Lina Romay, Eunice Gayson, Ita Rina, Rodrigo Santoro, Clancy Brown, and Kristin Davis. After her are Dyan Cannon, Rupert Grint, Monica Potter, Mabel Normand, Bohdan Stupka, and Katheryn Winnick.

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Among people born in 1931, Shadia ranks 183Before her are Robert Enrico, Ted Kotcheff, Rajko Kuzmanović, George Vassiliou, Adrianus Johannes Simonis, and Georgy Grechko. After her are Vishwanath Pratap Singh, William Goldman, Janosch, Bridget Riley, Koichi Sugiyama, and Michael O. Rabin. Among people deceased in 2017, Shadia ranks 178Before her are Marjorie Boulton, Richard Anderson, Vito Acconci, Igor Volk, Claude Rich, and Georgy Grechko. After her are Torgny Lindgren, Michael Ballhaus, Gastone Moschin, Laura Biagiotti, Robert M. Pirsig, and James Mancham.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Shadia ranks 316 out of 432Before her are Shawar (1100), Thutmose (-1500), Salama Moussa (1887), Osorkon IV (-800), Mohammed Hussein Heikal (1888), and Nepherites I (-490). After her are Sameera Moussa (1917), Syrianus (400), Bat Ye'or (1933), Moshé Mizrahi (1931), Nabil Elaraby (1935), and Richard Anthony (1938).

Among ACTORS In Egypt

Among actors born in Egypt, Shadia ranks 5Before her are Omar Sharif (1932), Faten Hamama (1931), Marika Rökk (1913), and Adel Emam (1940). After her are Julian Fellowes (1949), Amr Waked (1973), and Mena Massoud (1991).