Bailarinas del Mundo
Samia Gamal: photo dated 4 March 1952. This photo shows Egyptian belly-dancer Samia’s American debut in Miami Beach. Samia at the time, was married to Sheppard William King III, an American oil-man. In a little over a year, the marriage would be over and King would be engaged to Nejla Ates, a Turkish Belly dancer, but that engagement never culminated into marriage.