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Egyptian Actor Omar Sharif Dies at 83

Omar Sharif, the Egyptian-born actor with the dark, soulful eyes who soared to international stardom in movie epics, "Lawrence of Arabia'' and "Doctor Zhivago,'' died Friday. He was 83. Sharif died of a heart attack in a Cairo hospital, his longtime agent, London-based Steve Kenis, and the head of Egypt's Theatrical Arts Guild, Ashraf Zaki, told The Associated Press. The actor had been suffering from Alzheimer's. Sharif was Egypt's biggest...

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