The veteran Egyptian reporter and television host, Mofeed Fawzy, passed on the 4th of December on Sunday following a long struggle with illness. He died at the age of 89. Fawzy was admitted to hospital recently and had surgery. Following which, his condition deteriorated further which led to his death.
Mofeed Fawzy Cause Of Death
Many Egyptian TV presenters artists, presenters, and public celebrities have expressed their condolences for the family of Fawzy: Egyptian TV presenters Amr Adib and Radwa El-Sherbiny Egyptian politician Mustafa Bakry, Egyptian businessman Alaa Mubarak, and Egyptian actors Nabila Ebeid and Hany Ramzy, as well as many others. The most renowned interviewer in the history of Egypt, Fawzy is a well-known Egyptian media personality who preferred to be called an interviewer rather than a host due to his signature style when interviewing guests.
The most famous interviews he has given included the deceased Egyptian presidential candidate Hosny Mubarak, the former Egyptian cabinet minister, Habib El Adly who was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature, Naguib Mahfouz, American-born Egyptian astronaut Farouk El-Baz Egyptian politician , and Nobel Peace Prize winner Mohamed El-Baradei as well as Egyptian artist Amr Diab.
The television show’s run lasted more than 37 years, Fawzy’s program of 26 years old ‘ Hadith al Madina’ (Talk of the Town) was one of the first Egyptian shows in which the host interacted with passers-by in the streets and debated social issues they faced with them. Fawzy was appointed editor-in-chief for Rosa Al-Yusuf’s Sabah Al-Kheir (Good Morning) magazine in the year 1957. His daughter Hanan.