Oum Kalthoum

Umm Kulthum (Arabic: أم كلثوم‎, born أم كلثوم إبراهيم البلتاجي , Umm Kulthum Ebrahim Elbeltagi; see Kunya; Egyptian Arabic: Om Kalsoum) (December 31, 1898-February 3, 1975). Various spellings include Om Koultoum, Om Kalthoum, Oumme Kalsoum and Umm Kolthoum. She was an Egyptian singer, songwriter, and actress. Born in Tamay ez-Zahayra village… Read More