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Omar Sharif dies at 83; star of ‘Lawrence of Arabia,’ ‘Dr. Zhivago’

Omar Sharif, the Egyptian-born actor best remembered for the blockbusters “Lawrence of Arabia” and “Doctor Zhivago,” died of a heart attack at a Cairo hospital Friday, Egyptian state television reported. He was 83. Sharif, who was a contract bridge champion, also suffered from Alzheimer’s disease, his son, Tarek, announced in May. Born Michel Shalhoub to […]